Silicon nanoparticles functionalised with antibodies have been shown to efficiently kill cancer cells in vitro.
Electrically spun cloth with nanometer-sized fibers can dissolve to release drugs, providing a platform for cheap, discrete and reversible protection.
It has been shown that resilin-like polypeptides are a potential material for cardiovascular tissue engineering.
Scientists have developed a novel nerve construct: artificial hybrid conducting polymer-hydrogel conduits are used to repair peripheral nerve gaps.
Researchers have engineered an electro-responsive polymer hydrogel containing carbon nanotubes for drug delivery applications.
Scientists in China and Australia identify the factors that determine the risk of fetal exposure to nanoparticles.
Group reports the broad-spectrum bactericidal activity of a gold nanoparticle-polythiophene composite on pathogenic bacteria.
A research team have loaded microgels onto a nanofiber scaffold to combat bacterial infection during tissue regeneration procedures.
Polymer microtaggants using high-capacity and error-correctable QR code for anti-counterfeiting of pharmaceuticals.
Researchers have found that the pharmacokinetic profiles of gold nanoparticles indicate the blood concentration kinetics.