Article - 18 Oct 2009
The nobility of gold and its resistance to surface oxidation (which would hinder the operation of nano-scale technologies and devices based on other metals) is one important material characteristic.
News - 12 Feb 2016
Purdue University researchers have shown that a synthetic version of a high-strength adhesive produced by mussels is non-toxic to living cells, suggesting its potential suitability for surgical and...
Article - 25 Mar 2004
Puramatrix, a synthetic hydrogel material from 3DM has been awarded an Excellence in technology Award in the field of Biomaterial Technology. Applications for Puramatrix are mentioned. Posted March 1...
News - 29 Jan 2011
Researchers have invented a technique that uses inexpensive paper to make "microfluidic" devices for rapid medical diagnostics and chemical analysis.
The innovation represents a way to...
Article - 14 Dec 2020
When the electrically insulating graphene Oxide (GO) is reduced, the reduced graphene oxide formed resembles graphene but contains residual oxygen and other heteroatoms.
News - 5 Feb 2016
Advanced tissue-engineering services now exist in North America, according to Cell Applications, Inc. and Cyfuse Biomedical K.K. These services have been made available due to the development of a...
News - 31 Jan 2012
In a research conducted by scientists at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) a new drug release mechanism has been developed which uses 3-D superhydrophobic materials.
The research team...
News - 26 Jul 2011
The Industrial Consortium On Nanoimprint (ICON), which is helmed by the Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE), a research institute of Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology...
News - 4 Jun 2008
Coradyn Biosystems, LLC, a smart sensor materials company, announced today that it has licensed a responsive, conductive polymer technology from the University of Texas at Austin. Preliminary results...
News - 2 Nov 2008
A research team led by Iver Anderson is developing a cheaper and better way to make a titanium alloy powder that can be used to manufacture artificial joints. That could mean titanium joints, which...