December 26, 2014

New Non-Invasive Method Can Detect Alzheimer’s Disease Early: MRI Probe Technology Shows Brain Toxins in Living Animals for First Time

(Nanotechnology Now) – No methods currently exist for the early detection of Alzheimer’s disease, which affects one out of nine people over the age of 65. Now, an interdisciplinary team of Northwestern University scientists and engineers has developed a noninvasive … Read More

December 22, 2014

Creation of ‘Rocker’ Protein Opens Way for New Smart Molecules in Medicine, Other Fields

(Nanotechnology Now) – Human cells are protected by a largely impenetrable molecular membrane, but researchers have built the first artificial transporter protein that carries individual atoms across membranes, opening the possibility of engineering a new class of smart molecules with … Read More

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