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Chitosan is a naturally occuring polymer isolated from crab and shrimp shells. Chitosan has shown promise as a carrier of anticancer drugs, antitumor genes, and other novel therapeutics.
From laboratory to clinic - Nanotechnology-enabled mRNA COVID-19 vaccines

From laboratory to clinic - Nanotechnology-enabled mRNA COVID-19 vaccines

Developing cutting-edge coating based on bioactive materials for better implants

Developing cutting-edge coating based on bioactive materials for better implants

Engineering of brain-mimetic injectable hydrogel scaffolds with self-healing properties

Engineering of brain-mimetic injectable hydrogel scaffolds with self-healing properties

A mucoadhesive polymer with anti-SARS-COV-2 activity in vitro and in vivo

A mucoadhesive polymer with anti-SARS-COV-2 activity in vitro and in vivo

Super-resolution imaging and size analysis of SARS-CoV-2 virus particles

Super-resolution imaging and size analysis of SARS-CoV-2 virus particles

New biocompatible glue could quickly seal injured tissues and stop bleeding

New biocompatible glue could quickly seal injured tissues and stop bleeding

Could microalgae-derived antiviral compounds combat SARS-CoV-2 and other viruses?

Could microalgae-derived antiviral compounds combat SARS-CoV-2 and other viruses?

Bioactive packaging can keep strawberries fresh for up to 12 days

Bioactive packaging can keep strawberries fresh for up to 12 days

How can nanomaterials help in the fight against COVID-19?

How can nanomaterials help in the fight against COVID-19?

Complementary medicines for weight loss cannot be justified based on current evidence, review suggests

Complementary medicines for weight loss cannot be justified based on current evidence, review suggests

Applications of nanoparticles in combating COVID-19

Applications of nanoparticles in combating COVID-19

Fixing traumatic injuries to the skin and bones using bioprinting during surgery

Fixing traumatic injuries to the skin and bones using bioprinting during surgery

Researchers explore nanotechnology’s potential to deliver synergistic therapeutics for COVID-19

Researchers explore nanotechnology’s potential to deliver synergistic therapeutics for COVID-19

SARS-CoV-2 DNA vaccine tested in animal model

SARS-CoV-2 DNA vaccine tested in animal model

Insulin nanoparticles may become an alternative to insulin injections for diabetic patients

Insulin nanoparticles may become an alternative to insulin injections for diabetic patients

Artificial olfactory system mimics the mammalian nose to assess meat freshness

Artificial olfactory system mimics the mammalian nose to assess meat freshness

Suramin shows promise as COVID-19 treatment

Suramin shows promise as COVID-19 treatment

Researchers use silk nanofibers to enhance 3D cell printing

Researchers use silk nanofibers to enhance 3D cell printing

Synthetic peptide can make multidrug-resistant bacteria sensitive to antibiotics

Synthetic peptide can make multidrug-resistant bacteria sensitive to antibiotics

Edible coating made with green tea extract kills norovirus, bacteria

Edible coating made with green tea extract kills norovirus, bacteria