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antibiotic

NIST’s Quick Test May Speed Antibiotic Treatment and Combat Drug Resistance

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have demonstrated a potential new tactic for rapidly determining whether an antibiotic combats a given infection,...
Carbon nanotubesvideo

Heavy Metals in Water Meet Their Match

Carbon nanotubes immobilized in a tuft of quartz fiber have the power to remove toxic heavy metals from water, according to researchers at Rice...
Meteorite

High-pressure Experiments Solve Meteorite Mystery

With high-pressure experiments at DESY's X-ray light source PETRA III and other facilities, a research team around Leonid Dubrovinsky from the University of Bayreuth...
Quasikristall

Quasikristall from Fullerenes

Due to their special structure, quasic crystals exhibit a number of special physical properties. They are already used today for pans or catalysts. The...
battery

Quartz Powder for the Battery of the Future

The lithium-sulphur battery is considered a promising candidate for future energy storage devices: The materials required are inexpensive, environmentally friendly, and readily available. Above...
dengue virus

New chip is developed to detect dengue virus

The epidemiological statistics for mosquito-borne diseases are staggering. In Brazil, according to the Ministry of Health’s Surveillance Department (SVS-MS), about 1.5 million cases of...

Nature: 3D-Printing of Glass Now Possible

Three-dimensional printing allows extremely small and complex structures to be made even in small series. A method developed at the KIT for the first...