Biotecnología

Biotecnología

Experiments in mice and human cells shed light on best way to deliver nanoparticle therapy for cancer
07/04/2020 - Researchers in the cancer nanomedicine community debate whether use of tiny structures, called nanoparticles, can best deliver drug therapy to tumors passively -- allowing the nanoparticles to...
Avectas, Vycellix Enter Next-Gen Cell & Gene Mfg. Pact
03/04/2020 - Aims to advance solutions for the optimized manufacture of Cell & Gene therapies
Codexis, Takeda Sign Gene Therapy Collaboration
03/04/2020 - Partnership to leverage Codexis’ protein engineering platform to advance novel gene therapies for rare genetic disorders
Akron Biotech Expands to Second US Manufacturing Facility
03/04/2020 - New site in Sarasota, FL, increases manufacturing capacity for cell and gene therapy materials and technologies
Fireproof, lightweight solid electrolyte for safer lithium-ion batteries
25/03/2020 - Lithium-ion batteries are in everything from cell phones to cars. However, recent incidents involving fires or explosions of these devices show there's a need for safer batteries. One option is...
Cancer side-effects: Sweet nanoparticles trick kidney
25/03/2020 - Researchers engineer tiny particles with sugar molecules to prevent side effect in cancer therapy.
Biomaterial discovery enables 3D printing of tissue-like vascular structures
25/03/2020 - An international team of scientists have discovered a new material that can be 3D printed to create tissue-like vascular structures.
A quantum of solid
25/03/2020 - Researchers in Austria use lasers to levitate and cool a glass nanoparticle into the quantum regime. Although it is trapped in a room temperature environment, the particle's motion is solely...
Exciting apparatus helps atoms see the light
25/03/2020 - Researchers have generated Rydberg atoms - unusually large excited atoms - near nanometer-thin optical fibers. Their findings mark progress toward a new platform for quantum information processing,...
Protein pores packed in polymers make super-efficient filtration membranes
25/03/2020 - A multidisciplinary team of engineers and scientists has developed a new class of filtration membranes for a variety of applications, from water purification to small-molecule separations to...
Expanding the plasmonic painter's palette
25/03/2020 - By blending paints in their palette, artists can create a broad spectrum of colors with subtly different hues. However, scientists who wish to create a similar range of structural colors, like those...
As seen in movies, new meta-hologram can be used as a communication tool
25/03/2020 - Scientists have developed a multiplexed meta-hologram device operating at visible light. The newly developed technique can transmit information to multiple users from different locations. This can be...
Magnetic whirls in future data storage devices
25/03/2020 - Magnetic (anti)skyrmions are microscopically small whirls that are found in special classes of magnetic materials. They could be used to host digital data. A team of scientists has now made the...
'Tickling' an atom to investigate the behavior of materials
25/03/2020 - Scientists and engineers working at the frontier of nanotechnology face huge challenges. When the position of a single atom in a material may change the fundamental properties of that material,...
Carbon chains adopt fusilli or spaghetti shapes if they have odd or even numbers
25/03/2020 - Helical shapes are very familiar in the natural world and, at the molecular level, of DNA, the very blueprint of life itself.
Water splitting observed on the nanometer scale
25/03/2020 - Hydrogen is being traded as the energy carrier of the future. To date, existing methodologies have not been able to elucidate how exactly the electrochemical process of water splitting takes place at...
Creating nanomaterials for detecting cancer earlier
25/03/2020 - For the first time, a team of scientists has created functional nanomaterials with hollow interiors that can be used to create highly sensitive biosensors for early cancer detection.
Nanoscale spectroscopy review showcases a bright future
25/03/2020 - A new review focuses on the luminescent nanoparticles at the heart of many advances and the opportunities and challenges for these technologies to reach their full potential.
New way to control the phase of light using 2D materials
25/03/2020 - Physicists have announced that they have discovered a new way to control the phase of light using 2D materials -- atomically thin materials 1/100,000 the size of a human hair -- without changing its...
Micromotors get supercharged with three 'engines'
25/03/2020 - Someday, microscopic robots could perform useful functions, such as diagnostic testing in lab-on-a-chip sensors, micropatterning surfaces or repairing equipment in tight spaces. But first, scientists...
Going super small to get super strong metals
25/03/2020 - Metals get stronger as the size of the grains making up the metal get smaller -- up to a point. If the grains are smaller than 10 nanometers in diameter the materials are weaker because, it was...