New study shows advantages of DNA barcoding technique for identifying nanoparticles
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 New study shows advantages of DNA barcoding technique for identifying nanoparticlesNew study shows advantages of DNA barcoding technique for identifying nanoparticles
 
The first direct comparison of in vitro and in vivo screening techniques for identifying nanoparticles that may be used to transport therapeutic molecules into cells shows that testing in lab dishes isn't much help in predicting which nanoparticles will successfully enter the cells of living animals.
 
 
 Researchers find way to effectively stop internal bleeding using magnetically-driven nanoparticlesResearchers find way to effectively stop internal bleeding using magnetically-driven nanoparticles
 
Scientists from ITMO University have found a way to effectively stop internal bleeding by magnetically-driven nanoparticles containing thrombin.
 
   New polymer nanoparticle shows potential to find and kill breast cancer cellsNew polymer nanoparticle shows potential to find and kill breast cancer cells
 
One major problem in treating cancer is identifying the location of small tumors and treating them before they metastasize.
 
   Using TRPS to Establish the Properties of Complex Nanomedicine Products with Resolution and PrecisionUsing TRPS to Establish the Properties of Complex Nanomedicine Products with Resolution and Precision
 
TRPS provides users with complete assurance that they know and fully understand the characteristics of the particle systems that are being utilized in intricate drug products.
 
   Researchers detect molecular biomarker for osteoarthritis using nanotechnologyResearchers detect molecular biomarker for osteoarthritis using nanotechnology
 
For the first time, scientists at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have been able to measure a specific molecule indicative of osteoarthritis and a number of other inflammatory diseases using a newly developed technology.
 
 New class of antimicrobial polymers can kill five hard-to-treat multidrug-resistant bacteria
 
New class of antimicrobial polymers can kill five hard-to-treat multidrug-resistant bacteriaAn international research team led by the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research and IBM Research developed a synthetic molecule that can kill five deadly types of multidrug-resistant bacteria with limited, if any, side effects.
 
 
 IBN’s green tea-based drug nanocarriers show superior tumor-killing performance
 
IBN’s green tea-based drug nanocarriers show superior tumor-killing performanceThe Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology of A*STAR has reported superior results using new green tea-based nanocarriers to kill liver cancer cells, compared to existing drug delivery systems.
 
 
 Researchers develop technology to program DNA for delivering cancer drugs
 
Researchers develop technology to program DNA for delivering cancer drugsDNA has an important job – it tells your cells which proteins to make. Now, a research team at the University of Delaware has developed technology to program strands of DNA into switches that turn proteins on and off.
 
 
 Pittcon 2018 ends in Orlando with $23 million economic impact
 
Pittcon 2018 ends in Orlando with $23 million economic impactPittcon 2018, the 69th Conference and Exposition for Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy, ended on March 1, in Orlando, Florida with an economic impact to the city estimated at $23 million. This global event brought together approximately 11,415 conferees and exhibitor personnel (official numbers to be released at the end of March).
 
 
 New 'nanotweezers' could pave way for innovations in health monitoring and mobile technology
 
New 'nanotweezers' could pave way for innovations in health monitoring and mobile technologyIt's difficult to conceptualize a world where humans could casually manipulate nanoscale objects at will or even control their own biological matter at a cellular level with light.
 
 
 FFF-MALS-DLS for analysis of exosomes
 
FFF-MALS-DLS for analysis of exosomesAre all exosomes essentially alike? A tool for differentiating exosomes was needed in order to address this question.
 
 
 Overview of Tunable Resistive Pulse Sensing (TRPS) Instruments
 
Overview of Tunable Resistive Pulse Sensing (TRPS) InstrumentsTunable resistive pulse sensing, also known as TRPS, measures the size, charge, and concentration of individual particles with unprecedented accuracy and precision.
 
 
 Using TRPS to Measure the Size and Zeta Potential of Individual Particles
 
Using TRPS to Measure the Size and Zeta Potential of Individual ParticlesThe term zeta potential relates to the particle surface charge. This method is very important and is extensively used for characterizing nanometer-sized objects.
 
 
 Researchers achieve 80% reduction in liver metastasis by restricting growth of blood vessels
 
Researchers achieve 80% reduction in liver metastasis by restricting growth of blood vesselsThe International Journal of Cancer has just published the results of an experimental therapy tested on mice. The research, led by the Signaling Lab research group of the UPV/EHU's Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy and the Department of Pharmacology, Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology of the University of Santiago de Compostela, achieved an 80% reduction in liver metastasis brought about by colon cancer.