Tag: "nanofibres" at medical news
Nanotech Wipes for biohazard detection
...ed, the biodegradable absorbent wipe would contain nanofibres
containing antibodies to numerous biohazards and c...re it was no longer contaminated,’ she said. The nanofibres
are made of polymer compounds prepared from corn. The platform of the nanofibre is made of biotin an...
QUT Scientists on the Way to Sifting Out a Cure for HIV
... of the technology is that the alumina and titania nanofibres
are made from compounds produced in abundance in Australia. "It's literally home-grown technology," he said. "Titania is a compound found in beach sand and alumina is an intermediate product of aluminium which is the third most abundant element ...
Attempt to Build Artificial Muscles from Carbon Nanofibres in the Offing
...ttempting to build artificial muscles using carbon nanofibres
.Artificial muscles change length in response to a stimulus, thereby creating a smoother, more human-like motion than jerky electric motors or pneumatic devices. As such, they could be used to power robots, prosthetic limbs and artificial tissue for ...