New gel to promote bone growth on implants used in orthopaedic and dental surgical procedures.
The need to develop biocompatible and biodegradable materials has intensified as the fields of bioengineering and regenerative medicine come of age.
Korean scientists have developed a tumor-targeted, bioreducible nanoparticle system that can deliver cytotoxic anticancer drugs to tumor tissues.
New drug delivery method targets cancer cells – not the entire body – and limits chemotherapy side effects.
Nanofiber material, derived from Cladophora algae, removes virus particles with an efficiency matching that of the best industrial virus filters.
New core/shell structure nanoparticles have been reported by a team led by Peking University researchers.
Polycations that are degradable by reduction of disulfide bonds can be used as nucleic acid delivery vehicles.
Researchers combine nanoplasmonic architectures and interferometry to bring nanoscale biosensors to near-commercial levels of sensitivity.