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Saturday 18 November, 2017

Gravity-defying tweezers to improve medical implants

Cartilage implants that reduce the need for knee replacement operations could be a lot more advanced as researchers have developed a special kind of tweezers that use ultrasound beams to grip and manipulate tiny clusters of cells  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

Nature-inspired technology to address energy needs

Mimicking photosynthesis, the process used by plants and other organisms to convert light energy into chemical energy  More...

By BioNews On Friday, May 23rd, 2014

When diamonds are not a girl’s best friend!

Don’t buy this piece of diamond for your beloved as it has a tendency to disappear! You read it right  More...

By BioNews On Friday, May 9th, 2014

Novel microscope to reveal nano truths

Nature is full of objects that even powerful scanning electron microscopes (SEMs) cannot see. But a new microscope would reveal many more truths about such “invisible” objects  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Now, a detector to distinguish ‘sour’ oil from ‘sweet’

In what could help the crude oil exploration and production companies to zero in on a clear oil fields, scientists have now created a nanoreporter  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

UV lamp of the future is here

In what could change the way the world looks at lights, Japanese researchers have created a first low-power flexible vacuum ultraviolet lamp  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, April 19th, 2014

White House names Indian-American “Solar Champion of Change”

White House has named Indian-American professor Rajendra Singh as one of ten “Solar Champions of Change” who are taking the initiative to spur solar deployment across America  More...

By BioNews On Monday, April 14th, 2014

Waterproof layer protects turkey eggs from bacteria

Shells of Australian brush turkeys are 1.5 times thinner than those of chickens, but that does not make them more vulnerable to attacks from microbes because of a natural waterproof layer  More...

By BioNews On Monday, March 31st, 2014

Soon, ‘electronic skin’ to release drugs in body

Imagine a tattoo-like thin wearable device that can store information and also deliver medicine – combining patient treatment and monitoring at one time  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

A wearable antenna to ease health monitoring

Keeping a tab on patients can become a tad easier for doctors as scientists have designed a new flexible antenna that could be stretched  More...