Open menu

Nanotechnology General News

The latest news from academia, regulators
research labs and other things of interest

Nanotechnology News – Latest Headlines

Nanoparticles targeted to brain tumors

A lipid-based nanoparticle, designed to bind to a specific receptor found on malignant brain cells but not healthy ones, improves the potency of a common anticancer drug.

Posted: Jan 8th, 2007

Read more

U.S. agencies hold first public meeting on nanotechnology safety

During the U.S. government's first public meeting January 4 on research needed to understand the effects of nanotechnology, speakers called for a significant increase in research funding, a central source of technical information, and a master plan for identifying and reducing potential risks.

Posted: Jan 5th, 2007

Read more

First legal disputes over nanotechnology patents emerging

In what may become an increasingly frequent occurence of nanotechnology commercialization, a supplier of sophisticated polishing compounds has announced plans to pursue a patent infringement enforcement action against a rival over a nanotech application.

Posted: Jan 3rd, 2007

Read more

RSS Subscribe to our Nanotechnology Research News feed

Nanowerk on Facebook Engage with our Nanotechnology News on Facebook