Navigation Links
Nanofibers from Biopolymers at the BIO International Convention in Chicago
Date:4/23/2013

Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) April 23, 2013

In Chicago this week, Contipro Biotech, a European company, is presenting its nanotechnology device, 4SPIN, capable of preparing nano-materials from biopolymers. Thanks to this device, company expects a significant increase in new applications of biomaterials in biotech and medicine.

Why nanofibers?
Nanofibers are thousands of times finer than a human hair. Their small magnitude is ideal for many amazing applications where conventional materials are unable to achieve a comparable result. These include filtration, where the tiny pores of nanofibers can prevent the passage of viruses and bacteria, and utilization of huge surface areas of nanofibers, made possible by their slight volume. A great future is also projected in electronics, energy, optics, defence and environmental applications.

Why from biopolymers?
However, as the price of producing nano-materials remains higher than that of conventional materials, the most widespread application is expected where the benefits of nano-materials significantly outweigh their higher price. In this respect, it is also claimed that approximately two thirds of new nano-applications will be in pharmacy and medicine. This is why nanofibers from biocompatible polymers are so interesting.

Nanofibers from biopolymers can be used, for example, to create scaffolding as support for cells in the production of new tissues. Well-designed scaffolding provides support for cells and gives them signals about how to organize and develop, and how to create a graft to replace the patient’s damaged tissue. Then, on completion of the healing process, all support components are fully absorbed. An important aspect which plays a major role in determining the future development of new applications for medicine will be the ability to create the necessary structures and materials from the human body’s own substances.

About the dev
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Join Cato BioVentures at BIO International Convention
2. Oramed CEO to be Panelist at BIO International Convention Breakout Session on Israel Becoming Biotech Leader
3. Trigemina to Present at the 2013 BIO International Convention
4. Infinata’s BioPharm Insight to Offer Exclusive Preview of 2013 Key Reports at the BIO International Conference and Partnerships in Clinical Trials
5. Campbell Alliance to Release New Forward-Looking Industry Report on Deal-Making Trends at the 2013 BIO International Convention
6. 20 Swiss Biotech Firms and Organizations will Populate the Swiss Pavilion at BIO 2013 International Convention
7. Blood-Based Circulating Microvesicles (cMV) Data to be Presented at the 2013 International Society for Extracellular Vesicles (ISEV)
8. Dyadic International To Speak At Advanced Biofuels Leadership Conference Panel Discussion
9. Janssen Announces Data from Simeprevir in Hepatitis C Patients Will Be Presented at The International Liver Congress of the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL)
10. Nerium International Receives the 2012 Global 100 Bravo Award for Growth
11. 31st International Symposium on Lattice Field Theory
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/28/2014)...  Next month, executives from clinical trial marketing firm BBK ... with Patient-Centered Clinical Trials 2014 , to be held ... , September 4-5. Patient recruitment experts Bonnie A. Brescia ... will share insights on the benefits of employing an effective ... from media to mobile apps – can be used to ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... Fla. Exciting new work by a Florida State ... system that can take your temperature, emit white light, ... And, the molecule looks like a butterfly. , Biwu ... Biomedical Engineering in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering, created ... but has continued to discover that his creation has ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... 28, 2014 PrimeSource Building Products, ... selected SoundConnect to support their communication ... audio and web conferencing platform GlobalMeet powered by ... employees’ needs. SoundConnect delivers award winning “results ... Building Products will be utilizing GlobalMeet powered ...
(Date:8/27/2014)... TX (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Green ... million in Series B funding and secured Otter Capital ... investment capital will accelerate commercialization of GGI’s Agriplier™ technology, ... crop types. , “Since our first meeting, we ... to the biological product space,” said Alan Sobba, President ...
Breaking Biology Technology:BBK Worldwide Leads Sessions at Key September Events 2Novel 'butterfly' molecule could build new sensors, photoenergy conversion devices 2PrimeSource Chooses SoundConnect as Collaboration Provider 2Green & Grow Inc. Secures $6M Series B Funding from Otter Capital 2Green & Grow Inc. Secures $6M Series B Funding from Otter Capital 3
... , , OMAHA, Neb., Aug. 12 Transgenomic Inc. (OTC Bulletin ... Transgenomic Inc. Second Quarter 2009 Earnings Release, ... Wednesday, August 12, 2009 @ 5:00 p.m. Eastern, Where: http://www.transgenomic.com/events.asp?id=6 , ... to the web at the, ...
... , SAN DIEGO, Aug. 12 Imagenetix, ... second study conducted on its proprietary compound, 1-TDC, for the treatment ... University, Department of Periodontology and Oral Biology, led the investigative team. ... of Periodontology and is also available online at: ...
... ATLANTA, Aug. 12 CryoLife, Inc., (NYSE: ... cardiovascular tissue processing company, today announced that it has ... Administration (FDA) for its CryoPatch((R)) SG pulmonary human cardiac ... SynerGraft technology designed to remove allogeneic donor cells and ...
Cached Biology Technology:Reminder: Transgenomic Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2009 Earnings Release Conference Call Webcast 2Boston University Periodontal Study on Imagenetix Compound Published in The Journal of Periodontology 2Boston University Periodontal Study on Imagenetix Compound Published in The Journal of Periodontology 3CryoLife Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for SynerGraft(R) Processed Human Cardiac Patch Material 2CryoLife Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for SynerGraft(R) Processed Human Cardiac Patch Material 3CryoLife Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for SynerGraft(R) Processed Human Cardiac Patch Material 4
(Date:8/28/2014)... mobile app called TX Invasives is now available from ... of Texas at Austin for identifying harmful non-native plant, ... species in the United States cause about $137 billion ... agricultural crops, clog waterways, kill native plants and more. ... app for reporting where invasive species occur, we,re more ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... than traditional cigarettes, but still release toxins into ... USC. , Scientists studying secondhand smoke from e-cigarettes ... harmful particles, with close-to-zero exposure to organic carcinogens. ... in second-hand e-cigarette smoke were found to be ... levels of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons cancer-causing organic ...
(Date:8/28/2014)... support of peer groups and clinicians is critical ... to recent University of Georgia research. , A ... County area determined that role models for successful ... of infants. , "Mothers who received that support ... said study co-author Alex Anderson, an associate professor ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Mobile app makes ID of harmful plants, insects in Texas a snap 2Second-hand e-cig smoke compared to regular cigarette smoke 2Breastfeeding study shows need for effective peer counseling programs 2
... highly exposed to common environmental chemicals - polyfluoroalkyl compounds ... and larger at 20 months of age, according to ... Health published online in the August 30 edition of ... in the production of fluoropolymers and are found widely ...
... leading a four-year federal research effort to evaluate freshwater ... recommendations on what can be done to make the ... population growth and the effects of climate change over ... and the University of Georgia are also part of ...
... their condition involves much more than adhering to a ... entails carefully monitoring the ongoing toll this disease takes ... diagnostic tool created by Columbia University researchers and reported ... Biomedical Optics Express may soon make it easier ...
Cached Biology News:Chemical exposure in the womb from household items may contribute to obesity 2NC State leads national effort to evaluate fresh water sustainability in the southern US 2Shedding new light on one of diabetes' most dangerous complications 2
... Bio luciferase assay. Mo Bio Laboratories offers the ... you to certify your products ATP-Free with a ... deliver them to your customers in a timely ... 3.5 x 10-12 /l, which will allow you ...
... Sciences provides a comprehensive microarray service ... RNA embedded within non-coding RNAs (ncRNAs) ... proprietary probe design, which enables highly ... small RNAs (1). This comprehensive service ...
Best pricing for 100mg-1.0g scales. Phosphopeptides are our specialty....
... of all human, mouse, and rat ... Genomewide, predesigned siRNAs for a direct ... Ready-to-use, convenient matching solutions for SYBR ... Cost-effective RNAi and downstream analysis ...
Biology Products: