Tag: "nanotube" at medical news
Two MSU Professors Spearhead International Water Project
... will unite the world-renowned expertise in carbon nanotube
chemistry at Rice University with the knowledge of hollow fiber membrane manufacture and optimization at Frances National Polytechnic Institute of Toulouse, he said. Development of high-flux membranes to remove heavy metal contaminants will include...
Carbon Nanoneedles For Drug Delivery
... we do know is that whatever functionalised carbon nanotube
we used, it was taken up by every different kind o...raight to the cytoplasm, the functionalised carbon nanotube
encounters fewer biological barriers and delivers the drug more directly. The nanotubes also offe...
Polymer Molecule Layered On Carb Molecule to Increase Sensitivity
...n a polymer (protein) and layered it on the carbon nanotube
to increase the detection capacity. This configuration can accommodate a wide range of applications, from ultra-precise blood-sugar monitoring to infectious-agent detection, said Yuehe Lin, who led the research at the Department of Energy campus' W...
Absorption Of Carbon Nanotube Measured In Worms Revolutionize Cancer Research
... cancer cells called HeLa cells, and also measured nanotube
uptake in an earthworm and an aquatic type of worm. The findings were presented Sunday at the 231st American Chemical Society National Meeting in Atlanta. Co-authors of the presentation are graduate student Elijah Petersen and postdoctoral research ...
Bionic muscles developed by scientists powered by alcohol and hydrogen
...al energy which caused a material made from carbon nanotube
electrodes to bend. Dr John Madden, from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada said, "The muscle consumes oxygen and fuel that can be transported via a circulation system; the muscle itself supports the chemical reaction that lea...