Genetically engineered bacteria lets ingestible sensor monitor gut health

A team of researchers at MIT has produced a new system that combines engineered bacteria that can detect intestinal bleeding with an ingestible electronic circuit that can wirelessly ...

18 hours ago from Gizmag

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Manufacturing Tweak Boosts OLED Efficiency and Lifetime by 15 Percent

Raising the temperature at which OLEDs are made can significantly improve their performance

4 hours ago from IEEE Spectrum

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Nanoparticles carry drug duo into the brain to fight cancer

Glioblastoma is one of the most deadly forms of cancer. Affecting the brain, those unlucky enough to receive a diagnosis don't have many treatment options – and usually a median life ...

13 hours ago from Gizmag

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An elastic fiber filled with electrodes set to revolutionize smart clothes

EPFL has developed tiny fibers made of elastomer that can incorporate materials like electrodes and nanocomposite polymers. The fibers can detect even the slightest pressure and strain, and ...

10 hours ago from Phys.org

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A new guide for explorers of the submicroscopic world inside us

Researchers from the University of Virginia have established new guidelines for scientists mapping out the body molecule by molecule to help us better understand how our cells use metals such ...

5 hours ago from Phys.org

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If solubility is the problem—mechanochemistry is the solution

Chemist Dr. Lars Borchardt and his team at TU Dresden recently achieved a huge breakthrough in the synthesis of nanographenes. Because of their unique electrical, thermal and mechanical characteristics, ...

5 hours ago from Phys.org

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Why bioelectrodes for energy conversion are not stable

Researchers at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum have discovered why bioelectrodes containing the photosynthesis protein complex photosystem I are not stable in the long term. Such electrodes could ...

7 hours ago from Phys.org

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Low-cost membrane cleans up light and heavy oils in a single step

Researchers at the University of British Columbia have developed a low-cost membrane that effectively separates oil and water on demand—potentially paving the way for faster cleanups of oil ...

7 hours ago from Phys.org

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Biosensor technologies to offer more effective approaches to disease treatment

Every cell in our bodies is shaped by its outer coating, or biomembrane. This incredible, naturally created nanostructure wraps the cell in a supportive and protective blanket, allowing the ...

7 hours ago from Phys.org

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Highly luminescent inks made from copper-iodine hybrid clusters with aggregation-induced emission

Chinese scientists have turned copper–iodine cluster molecules into aggregated, highly luminescent nanostructures for use in light-emitting diodes (LEDs). The solid-state assemblies made of ...

11 hours ago from Phys.org

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