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A Carbon Nanotube Sensor for COVID

January 4, 2022 | | Posted in Newsletter

Carbon Nanotube Sensor Detects SARS-CoV-2 Within 5 Minutes
“Scientists at MIT announced the development of a rapid COVID-19 test that can [MORE]

Self-Sufficient Biosensor

November 9, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Nano-biosupercapacitors enable autarkic sensor operation in blood
From engineers at Chemnitz University of Technology: “we create a tubular biosupercapacitor occupying a [MORE]

Highly Accurate Urine Test for Brain Tumors

October 5, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Various regions of the brain that are affected by brain cancer
“Japanese researchers at Nagoya University have . . . devised [MORE]

Nanofiber Drug Delivery

June 22, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Self-assembling nanofibers prevent damage from inflammation
“Biomedical engineers at Duke University have developed a self-assembling nanomaterial that can help limit damage [MORE]

Better Dispersion of Gold Nanoparticles

May 4, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Linear PEG (left) and cyclic PEG (right) around gold nanoparticle
From bioengineers at the Hokkaido University: “we showed that the drastic [MORE]

Nanoparticles that Stick to Skin Tumor Cells

April 20, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

 
Bioadhesive nanoparticles (white) adhere to skin cancer cells
Yale University biomedical engineers report this: “we developed a bioadhesive nanoparticle (BNP) drug [MORE]

A Possible Urine Test for Cancers and Metabolic Syndrome

March 16, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pillar-like molecules as biosensors
Japanese biochemists report that a pillar shaped compound can bind with the metabolite 1-methylnicotinamide to form a [MORE]

Ferritin Nanoparticle COVID-19 Vaccine

March 9, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Spike-funtionalized ferritin vaccines
Ferritin is a blood cell protein and holds and releases iron at a controlled rate.  Here, Stanford scientists [MORE]

Drug Loaded Nanoparticles Specific for Cancer Cells

February 16, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

 
Drug loaded nanoparticles dissolve in cancer cells
Ludwig Maximilian University (Munich) “researchers developed new nanoparticles that only release their drugs inside [MORE]

Fibronectin (FN)-Based Nanomechanical Biosensor

January 26, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

3D Printing a mini human heart
To 3D print an artificial heart, the material has to show elasticity as does a [MORE]

Glioblastoma Nanomedicine

January 26, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Glioblastoma nanomedicine crosses iBBB in mice
“Inspired by the capacity of natural proteins and viral particulates to cross the BBB, we [MORE]

Parasite-Inspired Device for Delivering Drugs to the Gut

January 19, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Parasite-Inspired Device for Delivering Drugs
From Johns Hopkins engineers:  “The parasite-inspired devices, which the researchers call “theragrippers,” each come equipped with [MORE]

Gold Nanotubes in Treating Mesothelioma

January 12, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Golden nanotubes deliver drugs to treat cancer
From University of Cambridge: “Gold nanotubes (AuNTs) represent an intriguing subset of 1D nanomaterials. [MORE]

Nanozymes in Detecting Alzheimer’s

December 22, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

PhD students Lyu and Ding helped develop Alzheimer’s blood test
“The team at [Washington State University] has developed a single-atom nanozyme: [MORE]