Tuesday, September 19, 2017
flexible device

Thin, Flexible Device Could Provide Efficient Cooling for Mobile Electronics –...

Engineers and scientists from the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science and SRI International, a nonprofit research and development organization based in...
nuclear waste

IU Discovery Could Reduce Nuclear Waste with Improved Method to Chemically...

A discovery by Indiana University researchers could advance the long-term storage of nuclear waste, an increasingly burdensome and costly task for the public and...
cancer detection

Test Strips for Cancer Detection Get Upgraded with Nanoparticle

The most common test strip people might think of for diagnosis is a home pregnancy test. Pregnant women have steadily increasing levels of the...
antibiotic

Antibiotic Resistance: Hope May Come from Small Biotech Companies

“Every antibiotic in use today is based on a discovery made more than 30 years ago”. This is a worriedly observation done by the Pew...

gold

Self-Healing Gold Particles

Self-healing materials are able to repair autonomously defects, such as scratches, cracks or dents, and resume their original shape. For this purpose, they must...

Radioactive

Radioactive Metal Complexes for Tumour Diagnosis and Therapy

A team under the direction of chemist Prof. Dr Peter Comba is investigating radioactive metal complexes for use in the diagnosis and treatment of...
cancer

New Project Will Develop Light-Activated Molecules to Fight Cancer and Infection

Scientists from Trinity College Dublin and six other countries are leading a €2.5 million Horizon 2020-funded project to optimise the design of molecules that...
olives

Virginia Tech Biochemists Dip into the Health Benefits of Olives and Olive Oil

The health benefits of olives— and associated natural products such as olive oil—have long been recognized and touted by proponents of the Mediterranean diet.However,...
machine-learning, traumatic brain injury

Penn Study Shows Modified Blood Thinner Reduces the Impact of Traumatic Brain Injury in...

A chemically modified version of the common blood thinner heparin may be the first promising method of preventing the harmful cascade of destruction to...
climate change

Cost of Not Adapting to Climate Change Would Be at Least Five times Higher

Like other coastal cities, Santos, at the shore of São Paulo State, Brazil, is experiencing a situation reminiscent of Aesop’s fable of the ant...
lupus

Regular Exercise, Stress Can Both Make a Big Difference in Lupus, Study Finds

Waking up in the morning with the joint pain, swelling and stiffness that accompanies lupus doesn’t exactly inspire a workout.But research in mice and...
nuclear waste

IU Discovery Could Reduce Nuclear Waste with Improved Method to Chemically Engineer Molecules

A discovery by Indiana University researchers could advance the long-term storage of nuclear waste, an increasingly burdensome and costly task for the public and...
diagnose disease

Doctors Can Now Predict the Severity of Disease Just by Measuring Molecules

An international team of researchers has found a way to diagnose disease and predict patient outcomes simply by measuring unbelievably small changes in interactions...
corrosion

Corrosion in Real Time

What affects almost everything made of metal, from cars to boats to underground pipes and even the fillings in your teeth? Corrosion — a...

New Method for Identifying Carbon Compounds Derived from Fossil Fuels

fossil fuels
Scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a laboratory instrument that can measure how much of the carbon in...

New Manufacturing Process For SiC Power Devices Opens Market to More...

SiC power devices
Researchers from North Carolina State University are rolling out a new manufacturing process and chip design for silicon carbide (SiC) power devices, which can...

Team PrISUm Steps up to World Stage, Prepares to Race Across...

solar car
Iowa State’s mechanical engineering faculty, taking a break from a pre-semester retreat, surrounded Penumbra, Team PrISUm’s latest solar car.They peeked through the four doors....