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nanoparticles

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Glowing mice aid nanoparticle research

We've seen glowing animals before, but there's no jellyfish DNA in these luminous mice.

By May. 14, 2014

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Nanoparticles may 'kick backside' of fatal bacteria

Joint discovery by IBM Research and Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology could help slow number of deaths from MRSA "superbug." Potential treatment arises from semiconductor research.

By Apr. 3, 2011

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Magnetic nanoparticles target human cancer cells

Georgia Tech scientists follow up their 2008 study on mice with findings that these nanoparticles target and attach themselves to human cancer cells just as effectively, then remove them from the body.

By Feb. 2, 2010

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Soothe that burn with a nanoparticle gel

Indian scientists have developed a nanoparticle gel that could improve treatment of burn wounds as it appears to be more effective that traditional gels.

By Jul. 24, 2009

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Eco-friendly nanoparticles to keep clothes clean

Researchers have developed a coating for clothes that repels bacteria.

By Feb. 20, 2007

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Transparent display could be the key to augmented reality devices

MIT scientists have created a transparent screen using silver nanoparticles for an augmented reality display.

By Jan. 21, 2014

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New nano-dots could mean cheap, paint-on solar cells

They're too tiny to see, but a new form of light-sensitive nanoparticles could flood the world with solar power.

By Jun. 10, 2014

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The Drinkable Book provides safe drinking water

The Drinkable Book is a guide to safe drinking water -- and the pages can be torn out and used as water filters.

By May. 12, 2014

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Pee here to find out if you have cancer

An MIT team has developed a paper stick that could someday be used as an inexpensive and accurate way to detect a range of cancers. It holds particular promise for the developing world.

By Feb. 25, 2014