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Nanoparticles and the immune system

Nanoparticle surfaces play a significant role in complement activation, which is an important component of the innate immune system.

CNTs: Culprit or witness of air pollution?

Anthropogenic carbon nanotubes and other carbon nanoparticles have been identified as the major components of PM2.5

Piezoelectric nanomaterials can be used in combination with mechanical cues to stimulate neurons, muscle cells.

Facing up to blooming chocolate and global warming.

Nanovesicles based on bio-inspired synthesis simulate the unique properties of natural organisms and structures.

Piezoelectric nanomaterials are attracting strong interest in nanomedicine as nanotransducers acting at the tissue, cellular, and sub-cellular level.

Hay fever incidence is rising does materials science offer any answers?

Understanding the effects of manufactured nanomaterials on human health is crucial.

What might we learn about designing biomimetic materials from the butterfly?

Marcel Pruis, AB-Polymerchemie GmbH, presents Poly-Acrylate Coating/Composites (AB-PAC®) technology.

Averages do not represent extreme values, which can be significantly different.

There is a pressing need for nano education in formal and informal settings.

Prebiotic chemical reactions that turn out to be nothing of the sort.

Earwax, roadkill and zombies, bizarre news

Using algae as a building material.

Comment by Sean McGee, Dassault Systèmes BIOVIA.

The biological environment interacts with nanoparticles, changing their structure and properties and thus their potential toxicity.

Browse a selection of papers related to the behaviour of H in a range of metals and metallic alloys.

carbon nanodots are a new exciting class of metal-free and carbon-rich fluorescent nanomaterials

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