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Iran Designs Nano Medicine-Career Easing Chemotherapy Side Effects

January 20, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers at the Amirkabir University of Technology produced a Nano medicine-career for prostate cancer, expected to reduce chemotherapy side effects.
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Magnetic Nanosorbents Able to Eliminate Chemical Contaminants

January 20, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Shahid Beheshti University succeeded in the production of a nanosorbent that can separate high percentages of contaminants in natural samples.
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Malaysian Nanotechnology Company Nanopac Innovation Ltd. lists on the NSX

January 20, 2015 - 7:45am
Nanopac Innovation Ltd. is pleased to announce that effective July 23, 2014, the Company is listed on the National Stock Exchange of Australia (NSX), Australia's second largest listing market, as tick...
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New “triggered-release” mechanism could improve drug delivery

January 20, 2015 - 7:45am
More efficient medical treatments could be developed thanks to a new method for triggering the rearrangement of chemical particles.
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Nanoparticles Able to Eliminate Pathogen Bacteria Biofilm

January 20, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from Kerman University of Medical Sciences studied the effect of nanoparticles on bacterial biofilms to find new methods for the treatment of bacteria infectious diseases.
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Nanoparticles for clean drinking water

January 20, 2015 - 7:45am
One way of removing harmful nitrate from drinking water is to catalyse its conversion to nitrogen. This process suffers from the drawback that it often produces ammonia. By using palladium nanoparticl...
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Solving an organic semiconductor mystery: Berkeley Lab researchers uncover hidden structures in domain interfaces that hamper performance

January 20, 2015 - 7:45am
Organic semiconductors are prized for light emitting diodes (LEDs), field effect transistors (FETs) and photovoltaic cells. As they can be printed from solution, they provide a highly scalable, cost-e...
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Going with the flow

January 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Previous research has already demonstrated that substantial quantities of self-motile or active agents such as bacteria in a fluid environment can be harnessed to do mechanical work like moving micros...
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Two or one splashing? It's different! Physicist at the University of Bonn observe light-matter interaction with two atoms for the first time

January 18, 2015 - 7:45am
If two children splash in the sea high water waves will emerge due to constructive superposition. Different observations are made for the microscopic world in an experiment at the University of Bonn,...
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Improved interface for a quantum internet

January 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Quantum computers are no longer just a theoretical concept. In recent years, researchers have assembled and successfully tested the building blocks for a future quantum computer in the laboratory. Mor...
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Charge instability detected across all types of copper-based superconductors: Findings may help researchers synthesize materials that can superconduct at room temperature

January 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Superconductors made of copper-oxide ceramics called cuprates are capable of conducting electricity without resistance at record-high temperatures--but still only at about one-third of room temperatur...
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Phenomenon that fights with superconductivity universal across both flavors of cuprates

January 18, 2015 - 7:45am
Researchers have spotted charge ordering - a phenomenon that interferes with superconductivity - in electron-doped copper-oxide crystals for the first time. The discovery is a critical step towards ac...
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Extra-short nanowires best for brain

January 18, 2015 - 7:45am
If in the future electrodes are inserted into the human brain - either for research purposes or to treat diseases - it may be appropriate to give them a 'coat' of nanowires that could make them less i...
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Rice-sized laser, powered one electron at a time, bodes well for quantum computing

January 16, 2015 - 7:45am
Princeton University researchers have built a rice grain-sized laser powered by single electrons tunneling through artificial atoms known as quantum dots. The tiny microwave laser, or "maser," is a de...
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Shining a light on quantum dots measurement

January 16, 2015 - 7:45am
Due to their nanoscale dimensions and sensitivity to light, quantum dots are being used for a number of bioimaging applications including in vivo imaging of tumor cells, detection of biomolecules, and...
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Rice's Naomi Halas to direct Smalley Institute: Optics pioneer will lead Rice's multidisciplinary science institute

January 16, 2015 - 7:45am
Rice University today named nanotechnology pioneer Naomi Halas director of the Richard E. Smalley Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology. Halas, one of Rice's most cited and renowned researche...
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Perovskites provide big boost to silicon solar cells, Stanford study finds

January 16, 2015 - 7:45am
Stacking perovskites onto a conventional silicon solar cell dramatically improves the overall efficiency of the cell, according to a new study led by Stanford University scientists.
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Liquids and glasses relax, too. But not like you thought

January 16, 2015 - 7:45am
A new insight into the fundamental mechanics of the movement of molecules recently published* by researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) offers a surprising view of wh...
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Gold nanoparticles show promise for early detection of heart attacks: NYU School of Engineering Professors collaborate with researchers from Peking University on a new test strip

January 16, 2015 - 7:45am
NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering professors have been collaborating with researchers from Peking University on a new test strip that is demonstrating great potential for the early detection of ce...
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Iranian Scientists Measure Blood Sugar through Patient's Expiration

January 16, 2015 - 7:45am
Iranian researchers from University of Tehran succeeded in the production of a sensor that finds the amount of blood sugar of diabetic patients by measuring acetone concentration in their expiration. ...
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