nanotechnology

3D printed 120 micron long 'microfish' could be efficient bloodstream robots

Posted in Hardware on 31st Aug, 2015
by Alex Muller

The university of San Diego used an innovative 3D printing technology to make multipurpose fish-shaped microrobots.

Implanted carbon nanotubes could help diagnose medical conditions

Posted in Science on 25th Aug, 2015
by Alex Muller

Scientists have been on the lookout for efficient ways to identify molecules in the body, because their levels can be indicative of dozens of different health conditions.

A paper-based blood test can quickly diagnose Ebola in remote areas

Posted in Hardware on 21st Aug, 2015
by Alex Muller

A low-cost, paper-based device that changes color, depending on whether the patient has Ebola, dengue, or yellow fever.

Stanford Researchers Unveil New Ultrafast Charging Aluminum-Ion Battery

Posted in Hardware on 14th Aug, 2015
by Alex Muller

Researchers unveiled a new aluminum-ion battery chemistry with the ability to charge or discharge in less than a minute.

New Nanotech Device Will Be Able To Target And Destroy Blood Clots

Posted in Medicine on 7th Aug, 2015
by Alex Muller

Researchers have come up with an easy to administer method based on nanotechnology to deal with blood clots.