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One-day course: What is nanomedicine?

The Institute of Nanotechnology (IoN) and Cranfield University are pleased to announce a one-day training course "What is nanomedicine?" to be held on Tuesday, November 27, 2007

Posted: Oct 4th, 2007

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NIBIB invests in nanotechnology research

The National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), today announced the award of more than $12 million in grants to support research and development of potentially high-impact, innovative technologies to advance health care.

Posted: Oct 4th, 2007

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Stopping atoms

A new paper demonstrates how a group of physicists have found a way to slow down, stop and explore a much wider range of atoms than ever before.

Posted: Oct 3rd, 2007

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3rd annual nanoday @ Penn

On October 24, 2007 the Nano/Bio Interface Center of the University of Pennsylvania sponsors a day of education and outreach programs for the Penn community as well as regional high schools and neighbors.

Posted: Oct 3rd, 2007

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Nanotechnology: not just for geeks

Say "nanotechnology," and geeks imagine iPhones, laptops and flash drives. But more than 60 percent of the 580 products in a newly updated inventory of nanotechnology consumer products are such "un-geeky" items as tennis racquets, clothing, and health products.

Posted: Oct 2nd, 2007

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