Specially designed nanoparticles could deliver more imaging agents and drugs, leading to more-effective diagnosis and therapies.
Targeted nanotech-based treatments will enter clinical trials in 2007.
New publications, experiments, and breakthroughs in nanotechnology--and what they mean.
Get ready to throw away your light bulbs
Getting the right nanotubes in the right places
Dazzling displays, handheld sensors, cancer killers, and nanotube computers.
Self-assembled nanotubes that conduct current when illuminated take us one step closer to cheap molecular photonic devices.
Artificial muscles made from carbon nanotubes are 100 times stronger than human muscles.
The same technology used in TNT detectors in Iraq is being adapted for airport security to sniff out liquid-bomb-making materials.
Researchers have developed advanced shape-memory polymers that could find uses as expandable stents and fasteners that close themselves.