Tag: "nanospheres" at biology news
UC Davis researchers use heated nanoprobes to destroy breast cancer cells in mice
...bioprobes created by wedding magnetized iron-oxide nanospheres
to radiolabeled monoclonal antibodies. The bioprob...ic field to the tumor region, causing the magnetic nanospheres
latched onto the tumor cells to change polarity thousands of times per second, instantaneously gener...
Finding a better way to make biodiesel
...t chemistry and Iowa State scientists say the tiny nanospheres
they've developed could revolutionize how biodiesel is produced. The researchers are after a new, high-tech catalyst that takes some of the energy, labor and toxic chemicals out of biodiesel production. They've come up with a technology that works i...
Cellular scale drug delivery from the inside out
...tory. Using tiny silica particles call mesoporous nanospheres
to carry drugs inside living cells, Ames Laborator...delivers its pharmaceutical payload. "First, the nanospheres
are only about 200 nanometers in diameter, roughly the size of a virus, so they won't trigger an imm...
'Nanospheres' that block pain of sensitive teeth
...is a 'nanosphere' and are now trying to synthesize nanospheres
of hydroxyapatite. Hydroxyapatite is a ceramic mat...nside the tiny channels in teeth. To see whether nanospheres
would be successful at filling the channels they used commercially available silica nanospheres