Bioactive agents, such as synthetic drugs, proteins, and cells, can be encapsulated in biocompatible microcarriers for a variety of biological applications.
Researchers have developed a network of nanoscale particles that can be injected into the body and release insulin when blood-sugar levels rise.
Some materials dissolve too quickly in the body, and some hang around forever -- zinc, however, may be just right.
A new biomaterial for heart tissue regeneration, resembling live cardiac tissue in key characteristics, has been reported.
Rice University researchers find that silicone liquid crystals stiffen with repeated compression.
Researchers report the application of TRPT and fluorescence lifetime imaging microscopy (FLIM) for heparin sensing and bioimaging.
Researchers develop technique for imaging nanoparticle dynamics with atomic resolution as these dynamics occur in a liquid environment.
New kind of dye could reduce the cost of two-photon microscopy by several orders of magnitude.
Pharmaco-Kinesis Corporation have announced their first commercialized offering, the first-generation Nano-Impedance Biosensor (NIB).
Novel pH sensitive brush copolymers with biodegradable polyphosphoester side chains for use as nonviral gene vectors have been developed.