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Nanotech-Now - April 18, 2017 - 4:35pm
Researchers from the Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) have developed a three-dimensional sensor that can detect changes in pressure over four log scales. Their findings, publ...

Nanopores could map small changes in DNA that signal big shifts in cancer

Nanotech-Now - April 18, 2017 - 7:45am
Detecting cancer early, just as changes are beginning in DNA, could enhance diagnosis and treatment as well as further our understanding of the disease. A new study by University of Illinois researche...

'Neuron-reading' nanowires could accelerate development of drugs for neurological diseases

Nanotech-Now - April 18, 2017 - 7:45am
A team led by engineers at the University of California San Diego has developed nanowires that can record the electrical activity of neurons in fine detail. The new nanowire technology could one day s...

Nanometrics to Announce First Quarter Financial Results on May 2, 2017

Nanotech-Now - April 18, 2017 - 7:45am
Nanometrics Incorporated (NASDAQ:NANO), a leading provider of advanced process control systems, will release its first quarter 2017 financial results after market close on May 2, 2017. A conference ca...

AIM Photonics Presents Cutting-Edge Integrated Photonics Technology Developments to Packed House at OFC 2017, the Optical Networking and Communication Conference & Exhibition

Nanotech-Now - April 18, 2017 - 7:45am
AIM Photonics’ first Technology Summit draws hundreds from around the globe to hear firsthand about industry leading PDK/MPW programs, in addition to TAP facility and project updates.

Squashed quantum dots solve a multi-faceted problem

Nanotechweb - April 18, 2017 - 7:38am
Facet-selective epitaxy produces colloidal quantum-dot lasers with a threshold for continuous-wave lasing that's seven times lower than previously reported.

Nanomedicine enables all-in-one cancer treatment

Nanotechweb - April 18, 2017 - 3:10am
Researchers in China have created experimental nanoparticles that combine signal-jamming genetic material with selective drug release and other complementary tricks to aid cancer treatment.

Charged domain walls helps electrons travel in multiferroic tunnel junctions

Nanotechweb - April 17, 2017 - 5:14am
“Head-to-head” walls could be used as active elements for next-generation non-volatile memories.

Short-wave infrared quantum dots image arteries and veins

Nanotechweb - April 17, 2017 - 4:01am
Bright indium-arsenide-based nanostructures could be used to obtain detailed images of internal body structures.

Keystone Nano Announces Progress On Rna Delivery

Nanotech-Now - April 16, 2017 - 7:45am
Keystone Nano, Inc. (KN), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on improving cancer treatments through the application of nanotechnology, announced today significant progress on the deliv...

Keystone Nano Announces Start Of Clinical Testing Of Ceramide Nanoliposome For The Improved Treatment Of Cancer

Nanotech-Now - April 16, 2017 - 7:45am
Keystone Nano, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on improving cancer treatments through the application of nanotechnology, announced today that clinical testing has been started for Ceramide N...

Nanoparticles open new window for biological imaging: “Quantum dots” that emit infrared light enable highly detailed images of internal body structures

Nanotech-Now - April 16, 2017 - 7:45am
For certain frequencies of short-wave infrared light, most biological tissues are nearly as transparent as glass. Now, researchers have made tiny particles that can be injected into the body, where th...

All-Printed Thin-Film Transistors from Networks of Liquid-Exfoliated Nanosheets

National Nanomanufacturing Network - April 14, 2017 - 8:55am
Researchers in AMBER, the Science Foundation Ireland-funded materials science research centre hosted in Trinity College Dublin, have fabricated printed transistors consisting entirely of 2-dimensio AMBER Centre, CRANN Institute, Trinity College Dublin AMBER Researchers make major breakthrough in smart printed electronics

New technology can detect tiny ovarian tumors: 'Synthetic biomarkers' could be used to diagnose ovarian cancer months earlier than now possible

Nanotech-Now - April 14, 2017 - 7:45am
Most ovarian cancer is diagnosed at such late stages that patients' survival rates are poor. However, if the cancer is detected earlier, five-year survival rates can be greater than 90 percent.

New technology could offer cheaper, faster food testing: Specialized droplets interact with bacteria and can be analyzed using a smartphone

Nanotech-Now - April 14, 2017 - 7:45am
The foodborne pathogen Escherichia coli O157 causes an estimated 73,000 illnesses and 60 deaths every year in the United States. Better safety tests could help avoid some of the illnesses caused by th...

Scientists created nanopowders for the synthesis of new aluminum alloys

Nanotech-Now - April 14, 2017 - 7:45am
The project received support from the Regional Science Foundation and the Russian Foundation for Basic Research in the competition for oriented interdisciplinary research in 2016. The results of the r...

Printable solar cells just got a little closer

InterNano Industry News - April 14, 2017 - 3:45am
New research removes a key barrier to large-scale manufacture of low-cost, printable perovskite solar cells.
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Wearable health monitor based on household paper

InterNano Industry News - April 14, 2017 - 3:45am
Paper electronics - putting flexible electronic sensors and other circuits on regular paper - have the potential to cut the price of a wide range of medical tools, from point-of-care diagnostic tests to portable DNA detectors. In new work, researchers have now shown an integration strategy to rationally design an ultra-low cost health monitoring device, a Paper Watch, using recyclable household materials: non-functionalized papers.
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Graphene from soybeans

InterNano Industry News - April 14, 2017 - 3:45am
A new production technology grows graphene film in ambient air with a natural precursor, making its production faster and simpler.
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Graphene interface engineering for large area, high efficiency solar cells

InterNano Industry News - April 14, 2017 - 3:45am
Researchers are using graphene and related materials to engineer the interfaces between solar cell layers.
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