Navigation Links
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Dec. 19, 2007
Date:12/24/2007

in and colleagues report that their nanonails have all-purpose repellency properties. The nails actually are submicroscopic silicon structures shaped like carpenters nails that dramatically enhance a surfaces repellency. However, the surface becomes highly wettable when electricity is applied, allowing liquid to be sucked between the nails. In laboratory demonstrations, the researchers showed that their electronic non-stick surface works effectively using virtually any liquid.

Nanonails also show promise for enhancing chemical microreactions, decreasing flow resistance, and facilitating liquid movement for medical diagnostic applications such as lab-on-a-chip technology, they say. MTS

ARTICLE #4 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Nanonails: A Simple Geometrical Approach to Electrically Tunable Superlyophobic Surfaces

DOWNLOAD PDF http://pubs.acs.org/cgi-bin/sample.cgi/langd5/asap/pdf/la702327z.pdf
DOWNLOAD HTML http://pubs.acs.org/cgi-bin/sample.cgi/langd5/asap/html/la702327z.html

CONTACT:
Tom Krupenkin, Ph.D.
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, Wisconsin 53706-1572
Phone: 608-890-1948
E-mail: tnk@engr.wisc.edu


ARTICLE #5 EMBARGOED FOR 9 A.M., EASTERN TIME, Dec. 24, 2007

Worlds only ultrafast electron microscope takes 4-D movies of molecules
Chemical & Engineering News

A unique electron microscope that can help create four-dimensional movies of molecules may hold the answers to research questions in a number of fields including chemistry, biology, and physics, according to an article [http://pubs.acs.org/cen/science/85/8552sci1.html] scheduled for the Dec. 24 issue of Chemical & Engin
'/>"/>

Contact: Michael Woods
m_woods@acs.org
202-972-4400
American Chemical Society  
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

Related biology news :

1. American Chemical Societys Weekly PressPac -- Aug. 8, 2007
2. Understanding hypertension in African Americans proves elusive
3. Tips from the Journals of the American Society for Microbiology
4. American Chemical Societys Weekly PressPac -- Aug. 15, 2007
5. American College of Medical Genetics responds to new FDA labeling decision for warfarin
6. American Chemical Societys Weekly Press Pac
7. Highlights from the September 2007 Journal of the American Dietetic Association
8. American Chemical Societys Weekly Presspac -- Aug. 29, 2007
9. Report: African, Asian, Latin American farm animals face extinction
10. American Chemical Society calls green chemistry bill a smart step
11. Challenges remain in reintroducing American chestnut
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
American Chemical Society's Weekly PressPac -- Dec. 19, 2007
(Date:6/25/2015)... PRINCETON, N.J. , June 25, 2015  TAKE ... awarded a patent by the United States Patent and ... Data Standardization". This process leverages TAKE Solutions, Clinical Accelerators ... by over 50% (when compared to standardization without the ... At the heart ...
(Date:6/24/2015)... Switzerland , June 24, 2015 ... partnership with emerging biometric password solution one face ... one face in, entering ... a ground-breaking and affordable multifactor-authentication biometric answer to ... recognition technology, provided in partnership with KeyLemon, one ...
(Date:6/18/2015)... This report analyzes the worldwide markets for ... Segments, which includes Immunoassay Analyzers and Reagents: Enzyme Immunoassay ... Systems, and Nephelometric Immunoassay Systems. The report provides separate ... , Japan , Europe ... Latin America , and Rest of World. Annual ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):TAKE Solutions Awarded Patent By USPTO 2KeyLemon Announces Partnership With Biometric Password Solution onefacein 2Global Immunoassay Systems Market 2Global Immunoassay Systems Market 3Global Immunoassay Systems Market 4Global Immunoassay Systems Market 5Global Immunoassay Systems Market 6Global Immunoassay Systems Market 7Global Immunoassay Systems Market 8Global Immunoassay Systems Market 9Global Immunoassay Systems Market 10Global Immunoassay Systems Market 11Global Immunoassay Systems Market 12Global Immunoassay Systems Market 13Global Immunoassay Systems Market 14Global Immunoassay Systems Market 15Global Immunoassay Systems Market 16Global Immunoassay Systems Market 17Global Immunoassay Systems Market 18Global Immunoassay Systems Market 19Global Immunoassay Systems Market 20Global Immunoassay Systems Market 21Global Immunoassay Systems Market 22Global Immunoassay Systems Market 23Global Immunoassay Systems Market 24Global Immunoassay Systems Market 25Global Immunoassay Systems Market 26Global Immunoassay Systems Market 27Global Immunoassay Systems Market 28Global Immunoassay Systems Market 29
... Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak announced the launch ... and Exhibition in Kuala Lumpur. One of the outcomes is ... OPBC, Malaysia aims to create economic value and to reduce ... by Delft University of Technology was taken as a model ...
... A novel antibacterial protein targeted against E. coli O157:H7 ... food-borne bacterial infections, as demonstrated in a study published ... Chemotherapy . Results in an animal model of ... protein, developed by AvidBiotics, Inc., could prevent or treat ...
... usually thought of as soil nematodes, happily living in ... has provided a wealth of information about developmental ... at the forefront of three Nobel prizes and have ... Caenorhabditis species are as distantly related to C. elegans ...
Cached Biology News:Malaysian Oil Palm Biomass Center established 2Targeted antibacterial proteins may offer antibiotic alternative 2Targeted antibacterial proteins may offer antibiotic alternative 3Molecular barcodes - identification of 16 new species of Caenorhabditis 2
(Date:7/3/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... July 03, 2015 , ... The global ... of 7.52% from 2015 to 2020. The bioscience market is expected to grow at ... increased use of failure analysis equipment in the research labs and academic institutions for ...
(Date:7/3/2015)... NEW YORK , July 3, 2015  Pomerantz ... filed against Puma Biotechnology, Inc. ("Puma" or the "Company")(NYSE: ... class action, filed in United States District Court, Central ... under 15-cv-00865, is on behalf of a class consisting ... between July 23, 2014 and May 13, 2015 inclusive ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... GLEN ELLYN, Ill. , July 2, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ ... and Colton Eakins are gaining invaluable real-world ... Institute of Technology this summer. The students ... Dr. Jeff Wereszczynski,s research group at IIT. ... Professors Dr. Tom Carter , Physics; Dr. ...
(Date:7/2/2015)... ... July 02, 2015 , ... Sleepless nights will become obsolete as ... launched its Indiegogo campaign on June 23. Sound sleepers and the sleep deprived both ... effortless to use, while the integration of the Bluetooth speaker, alarm clock and ability ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Failure Analysis Market to Grow at 7.52% CAGR to 2020 2Failure Analysis Market to Grow at 7.52% CAGR to 2020 3Failure Analysis Market to Grow at 7.52% CAGR to 2020 4Failure Analysis Market to Grow at 7.52% CAGR to 2020 5SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in Puma Biotechnology, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline - PBYI 2SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in Puma Biotechnology, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline - PBYI 3SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in Puma Biotechnology, Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline - PBYI 4COD Students Participate in Prestigious Summer Internships 2Luzi Smart Lamp Recently Launched Indiegogo Campaign 2Luzi Smart Lamp Recently Launched Indiegogo Campaign 3
... includes University of Calgary scientists has shown how crude ... in Albertas oil sands are naturally broken down ... published in the prestigious science journal Nature could ... to more energy-efficient, environmentally friendly ways to produce this ...
... National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have made ... collapse of thin polymer films used in the manufacture ... a couple of nanometers, but it can be enough ... NIST measurements, detailed in a new paper,* offer a ...
... Revenues Year-Over-Year, CARLSBAD, Calif., Dec. 12 Genoptix, ... today reported,revenues of $16.2 million for the third quarter ... of $6.9 million for the comparable period,in 2006. For ... reported,revenues of $40.8 million, an increase of 152% over ...
Cached Biology Technology:Making gas out of crude oil 2Making gas out of crude oil 3New paper reveals nanoscale details of photolithography process 2Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results For Third Quarter 2007 2Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results For Third Quarter 2007 3Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results For Third Quarter 2007 4Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results For Third Quarter 2007 5Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results For Third Quarter 2007 6Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results For Third Quarter 2007 7Genoptix Reports Strong Financial Results For Third Quarter 2007 8
... stranded RNA (dsRNA) has been shown to ... of organisms as well as insect cells ... inhibition of protein expression by utilizing sequence-specific, ... (mRNA). Attempts to induce RNA interference using ...
... and reduced space requirements of the ... DNA analysis technology affordable .The benchtop ... of SEQUENOM's applications and assays, including: ... , Gene Expression Analysis (QGE) , ...
... Daltonics and Bruker BioSpins Metabolic Profiler ... studies, and analysis of complex mixtures. ... an optional Avance NMR spectrometer and ... and statistical analysis for applications like:,Assessment ...
... the Spatial Behavior System. Enables replay of ... automatically selected parts, and scoring events and duration ... replay.The Spatial Behavior line is a family of ... grabber, and feature extraction software and that can ...
Biology Products: