Electromobility, efficient and safe

Electromobility, efficient and safe


October 25, 2014    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) An attractive electric vehicle at an affordable price that provides safety and comfort combined with a reasonable driving range: that […]

New catalyst could improve biofuels production

New catalyst could improve biofuels production


October 25, 2014    Nanowerk

Nanowerk News) Washington State University researchers have developed a new catalyst that could lead to making biofuels cheaply and more efficiently.Led by […]

Primary cardiac lymphoma with isolated parenchymal central nervous system relapse: report of two cases and review of the literature

Primary cardiac lymphoma with isolated parenchymal central nervous system relapse: report of two cases and review of the literature


October 24, 2014    ecancer

Abstract Primary cardiac lymphoma (PCL) is a rare subset of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma involving the heart and/or pericardium with no or minimal evidence […]

Imaging electric charge propagating along microbial nanowires

Imaging electric charge propagating along microbial nanowires


October 23, 2014    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) The claim by microbiologist Derek Lovley and colleagues at the University of Massachusetts Amherst that the microbe Geobacter produces tiny […]

Molecular magnets swirl together

Molecular magnets swirl together


October 23, 2014    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) On the quest for novel solutions for future information technology, scientists from the University of Hamburg and the Forschungszentrum Jülich […]

Carbon-nanotube paper electrodes with very high loading for lithium-sulfur batteries

Carbon-nanotube paper electrodes with very high loading for lithium-sulfur batteries


October 23, 2014    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk Spotlight) Today’s electric vehicles, renewable energy storage, and many electronic gadgets are typically powered by lithium-ion batteries. The chemistry of lithium-ion […]

Crystallizing the DNA nanotechnology dream

Crystallizing the DNA nanotechnology dream


October 23, 2014    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) DNA has garnered attention for its potential as a programmable material platform that could spawn entire new and revolutionary nanodevices […]

Atomic trigger shatters mystery of how glass deforms

Atomic trigger shatters mystery of how glass deforms


October 23, 2014    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) Throw a rock through a window made of silica glass, and the brittle, insulating oxide pane shatters. But whack a […]

RAS Testing is Only the First Step in Choosing Treatment for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

RAS Testing is Only the First Step in Choosing Treatment for Metastatic Colorectal Cancer



Important new data from two clinical trials evaluating different treatment approaches in metastatic colorectal cancer provide reassurance for clinicians that current treatment […]

Engineers find a way to win in laser performance by losing

Engineers find a way to win in laser performance by losing


October 23, 2014    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) Energy loss in optical systems, such as lasers, is a chief hindrance to their performance and efficiency, and it occurs […]

Ceramics extend the lifespan of high-performance LEDs

Ceramics extend the lifespan of high-performance LEDs


October 23, 2014    Fraunhofer Mikroelektronik

Microscopically viewed, ceramics consist of many small clay mineral crystals that are arranged in an orderly fashion next to each other. This […]

Plastic nanoparticles also harm freshwater organisms

Plastic nanoparticles also harm freshwater organisms


October 23, 2014    Nanowerk

(Nanowerk News) Organisms can be negatively affected by plastic nanoparticles, not just in the seas and oceans but in freshwater bodies too. […]

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