Nano planet

High-quality nanosheets can be deposited from liquid media – news from the Enlighten Conference 2017

Nanotechweb.org - 9 ноября, 2017 - 13:25
New method allows complete dissolution of 2D materials, but water-based dispersions still offer some advantages.
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Nanoparticles can limit inflammation by distracting the immune system

Nanowerk.com - 9 ноября, 2017 - 12:08
A surprise finding suggests that an injection of nanoparticles may be able to help fight the immune system when it goes haywire. The nanoparticles divert immune cells that cause inflammation away from an injury site.

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Nanoparticles can limit inflammation by distracting the immune system

ScienceDaily.com: Nanotechnology News - 9 ноября, 2017 - 05:57
An injection of nanoparticles may be able to help fight the immune system when it goes haywire, a new surprise finding suggests. The nanoparticles divert immune cells that cause inflammation away from an injury site.
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Nanoshells could deliver more chemo with fewer side effects

ScienceDaily.com: Nanotechnology News - 8 ноября, 2017 - 22:36
Researchers investigating ways to deliver high doses of cancer-killing drugs inside tumors have shown they can use a laser and light-activated gold nanoparticles to remotely trigger the release of FDA-approved cancer drugs inside cancer cells in laboratory cultures.
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Nanoshells could deliver more chemo with fewer side effects

Nanowerk.com - 8 ноября, 2017 - 22:23
In vitro study verifies method for remotely triggering release of cancer drugs.

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A new way to mix oil and water

ScienceDaily.com: Nanotechnology News - 8 ноября, 2017 - 20:41
MIT researchers discovered a new way to get oil and water to mix, and stay mixed, by harnessing the condensation of water onto an oil-surfactant mixture. The process creates a nanoscale emulsion that remains stable for months.
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A new way to mix oil and water as nanoemulsion (w/video)

Nanowerk.com - 8 ноября, 2017 - 18:48
Condensation-based method developed at MIT could create stable nanoscale emulsions.

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Partners across Europe collaborate to establish a pilot line for the scale-up and production of nanopharmaceutical products

Nanowerk.com - 8 ноября, 2017 - 18:39
The NANOFACTURING consortium announced that it has made significant progress towards the establishment of a pilot line and the design of a commercial scale manufacturing line for the production of nanopharmaceuticals.

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Fully integrated circuits printed directly onto fabric

Nanowerk.com - 8 ноября, 2017 - 18:30
Researchers have successfully incorporated washable, stretchable and breathable electronic circuits into fabric, opening up new possibilities for smart textiles and wearable electronics.

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Better, bolder printing with silicon nanostructures

ScienceDaily.com: Nanotechnology News - 8 ноября, 2017 - 17:23
From textbooks to artwork to newspapers, printed items are a part of our everyday life. But the ink used in today's printers are limited in colors and resolution. Now in a new study, scientists have found a way to expand the printable color spectrum with a novel nanostructure system.
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Researchers develop flexible, stretchable photonic devices

Nanowerk.com - 8 ноября, 2017 - 16:29
Light-based devices could be used as biomedical sensors or as flexible connectors for electronics.

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Nanosensors applied to plant leaves warn of water shortage

Nanowerk.com - 8 ноября, 2017 - 16:22
Electronic circuits reveal when a plant begins to experience drought conditions.

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Better, bolder printing with silicon nanostructures

Nanowerk.com - 8 ноября, 2017 - 16:12
Researchers have found a way to expand the printable color spectrum with a novel nanostructure system.

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Graphene performs under pressure

Nanowerk.com - 8 ноября, 2017 - 16:08
Scientists have fabricated highly miniaturised pressure sensors using graphene membranes which can detect minute changes in pressure with high sensitivity, over a wide range of operating pressures.

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Quantum tunnelling in water opens the way to improved biosensing

Nanowerk.com - 8 ноября, 2017 - 11:08
Tomb raiding a dormant theory shows promise for solar storage and biosensing.

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Lessons from marine sponges could lead to novel glass technology

ScienceDaily.com: Nanotechnology News - 8 ноября, 2017 - 00:14
Scientists have uncovered some clues about the abilities of some marine creatures to form glass structures in cold water. The findings could lead to nature-inspired recipes for creating novel glass technologies at room temperature.
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Common 'oxygen sponge' catalyst soaks up hydrogen too, neutron spectroscopy reveals

ScienceDaily.com: Nanotechnology News - 8 ноября, 2017 - 00:14
A workhorse catalyst of vehicle exhaust systems — an “oxygen sponge” that can soak up oxygen from air and store it for later use in oxidation reactions — may also be a “hydrogen sponge,” scientists have discovered.
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Need entangled atoms? Get 'em FAST!

Nanowerk.com - 7 ноября, 2017 - 23:59
Physicists have come up with a way to link a group of atoms' quantum mechanical properties among themselves far more quickly than is currently possible, potentially providing a tool for highly precise sensing and quantum computer applications.

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Scientists see fireworks from atoms at ultra-low temperatures

Nanowerk.com - 7 ноября, 2017 - 23:47
Scientists aren't normally treated to fireworks when they discover something about the universe. But a team of researchers found a show waiting for them at the atomic level - along with a new form of quantum behavior.

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SMART: Facial recognition for molecular structures

Nanowerk.com - 7 ноября, 2017 - 23:41
An interdisciplinary team of researchers has developed a method to identify the molecular structures of natural products that is significantly faster and more accurate than existing methods.

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