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Microbes enhance ultrasound imaging

Nanotechweb - March 17, 2014 - 9:33am
Gas-containing nanostructures produced by micro-organisms offer the perfect properties for non-invasive cellular imaging
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Mexican University develops chemicals to optimize solar cells

Nanotech-Now - March 16, 2014 - 7:45am
Specialists at the Institute of Materials Research of the National Autonomous University of Mexico (IIM -UNAM) developed chemical compounds that will collect energy from the sun with an energy transfe...
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New nanoparticle that only attacks cervical cancer cells

Nanotech-Now - March 16, 2014 - 7:45am
One of the most promising technologies for the treatment of various cancers is nanotechnology, creating drugs that directly attack the cancer cells without damaging other tissues' development. The Lab...
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Eveon and Leti Mark Milestone in Fabrication Of Smart Bolus-type Micro-pump for Drug Delivery

Nanotech-Now - March 16, 2014 - 7:45am
Eveon and CEA-Leti today announced the demonstration of liquid-pumping for smart drug delivery in the bolus mode using a silicon-based micro-pump fabricated with a standard MEMS process.
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Applied Nanotech Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: APNT) and Nanofilm, Ltd. Sign Merger Agreement

Nanotech-Now - March 16, 2014 - 7:45am
Applied Nanotech Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: APNT) (Applied Nanotech), a global leader in nanotechnology research and development, and NanoHolding Inc., the parent company of Nanofilm, Ltd. (Nanofilm), a p...
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Test Filters the Light Way During Upcoming IEST Training Course

Nanotech-Now - March 16, 2014 - 7:45am
Efficiency is key to any successful project, and in the contamination control field aerosol photometers have been shown to increase efficiency exponentially. Discover what you can accomplish with thes...
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NEI Introduces Self-healing Anti-corrosion Coating for Zinc-Plated and Galvanized Steel

Nanotech-Now - March 16, 2014 - 7:45am
NEI Corporation recently introduced NANOMYTE® TC‐5001, a nanotechnology-enabled, single component, clear coating that significantly improves the corrosion resistance of zinc‐plated and...
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Starpharma VivaGel®-coated condom approved for marketing in Japan

Nanotech-Now - March 16, 2014 - 7:45am
Starpharma  (ASX:  SPL,  OTCQX:  SPHRY)  today  announced  that  regulatory  certification  has  been  granted  for  marketing  Starpharma's  VivaGel®‐coated condom in Japan, the world's second ...
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Big data tackles tiny molecular machines:Rice University technique able to analyze conformations of complex molecular machines

Nanotech-Now - March 16, 2014 - 7:45am
Open, feed, cut. Such is the humdrum life of a motor molecule, the subject of new research at Rice University, that eats and excretes damaged proteins and turns them into harmless peptides for disposa...
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Brighter inks, without pigment: Nanostructured capsules could bring about paints and electronic displays that never fade

Nanotech-Now - March 16, 2014 - 7:45am
Among the taxidermal specimens in Harvard's Museum of Comparative Zoology, past centuries-old fur coats, arises a flicker of brilliant blue. This is the spangled cotinga. Surprisingly, the cotinga is...
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University of Waterloo Engineering to Showcase Student Design

Nanotech-Now - March 16, 2014 - 7:45am
This week, the University of Waterloo will showcase fourth-year engineering student design projects in the annual Capstone Design Symposia.
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Graphene-like iron made in the lab

Nanotechweb - March 14, 2014 - 11:12am
New 2D material could have very large magnetic moment
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Meaglow Plasma Source Provides Major Breakthrough for Advanced Semiconductor Production Technique

Nanotech-Now - March 14, 2014 - 7:45am
Meaglow Ltd. (Privately Held) announces a breakthrough in semiconductor production. As computer chips become smaller and smaller, advanced production techniques, such as Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD)...
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Nanoscale optical switch breaks miniaturization barrier

Nanotech-Now - March 14, 2014 - 7:45am
An ultra-fast and ultra-small optical switch has been invented that could advance the day when photons replace electrons in the innards of consumer products ranging from cell phones to automobiles.
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Roomy cages built from DNA: Self-assembling cages are the largest standalone 3-D DNA structures yet, and could one day deliver drugs, or house tiny bioreactors or photonic devices

Nanotech-Now - March 14, 2014 - 7:45am
Move over, nanotechnologists, and make room for the biggest of the small. Scientists at the Harvard's Wyss Institute have built a set of self-assembling DNA cages one-tenth as wide as a bacterium. The...
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Quantum Chaos in Ultracold Gas Discovered

Nanotech-Now - March 14, 2014 - 7:45am
The team of Francesca Ferlaino, University of Innsbruck, discovered that even simple systems, such as neutral atoms, can possess chaotic behavior, which can be revealed using the tools of quantum mech...
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PANalytical participates in the International Year of Crystallography 2014 with worldwide Open Lab events

Nanotech-Now - March 14, 2014 - 7:45am
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has declared 2014 to be the International Year of Crystallography (IYCr2014). Throughout this year UNESCO with the support...
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Leti Demonstrates Ultra-scaled Self-aligned Split-gate Memory Cell With 16nm Gate Length: Benefits Especially for Contactless Applications Include Larger Memory Window, Improved Control of Spacer Memory Gate Shape and Length, And Better Functionality

Nanotech-Now - March 14, 2014 - 7:45am
CEA-Leti announced today it has fabricated ultra-scaled split-gate memories with gate length of 16nm, and demonstrated their functionality, showing good writing and erasing performances with memory wi...
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Researchers Combine Cryoablation and Nanoparticle-encapsulated anticancer drug to Destroy Cancer Stem-like Cells

Nanotech-Now - March 14, 2014 - 7:45am
Combining nanodrug-based chemotherapy and cryoablation provides an effective strategy to eliminate cancer stem-like cells (CSCs) the root of cancer resistance and metastasis, which will help to improv...
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Heat-Based Technique Offers New Way to Measure Microscopic Particles

Nanotech-Now - March 14, 2014 - 7:45am
"A Microfluidic Device for Thermal Particle Detection" Authors: Ashwin Kumar Vutha, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Benyamin Davaji and Chung Hoon Lee, Marquette University; and Glenn M. Walker,...
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