A novel AuNP-based assay highly sensitive to acetylcholinesterase (AChE) may detect a risk or a preclinical stage of Alzheimer’s disease.
Workers with existing allergic conditions have worse reactions when exposed to nanoparticles, caused by a Trojan horse known as an exosome.
A nanostructure of silicon and gold is 4 times as effective at killing cancer cells in cell culture experiments as gold nanoshells...
Graphene has the potential to solve many issues in vital energy research.
Xavier Crispin and his research team have shown that the type of electronic conduction observed in electrochemical transistors is highly dependent upon...
Confocal microscopy and flow cytometry results suggest that nanoparticle uptake defies the expected size limits.
A new protocol combines gold nanoparticles with an enzyme substrate to give a simple test for the activity of an enzyme, the...
A new process can create large numbers of single-layer nanosheets quickly and efficiently, applicable to any suitable bulk material.
Chemically reduced graphene oxide is a good substrate for high enzyme loads, with activities comparable with those found in solution.
Whatever happened to curiosity-driven research aimed at the creation of fundamental knowledge without the need for immediate application?