Article - 24 Aug 2017
More than 420 million people globally, roughly 8.5% of the population, are affected by diabetes. Rates of diabetes have almost doubled over the past three decades.
Article - 22 Jun 2009
In the present study we used a Veeco Bioscope II atomic force microscope (AFM) to investigate the potential application of force measurements in monitoring the response and binding properties of...
Article - 8 Nov 2013
Perchlorate salts (ClO4-) are stable and have excellent oxidizing properties (Figure 1). For this reason, they are widely used in explosives (including pyrotechnics), solid rocket fuel, matches, air...
Article - 6 Dec 2012
Polonium was discovered by Marie and Pierre Curie in 1898 while examining the radioactivity in pitchblende.
Article - 14 Nov 2018
This article discusses additive manufacturing (AM) and the materials and methods it involves.
Article - 14 May 2018
Plastic or metal tubes, inserted into the lumen of anatomic ducts or vessels to keep the passageway open, are called stents. Stents have a characteristic mesh design composed of biocompatible metal or...
Article - 10 Aug 2017
Food is often inhomogeneous and occurs in a wide range of consistencies.