By joining this group you will also get the opportunity to subscribe to its activity. Join this group
NanoMed

Articles

Nanomedicine, March 2014 - NanoKTN member registration discount offer

For the 2014 Nanomedicine conference , SELECTBIO have partnered with the British Society for Nanomedicine (BSNM), a registered charity allowing open access for industry, academia, clinicians...

Exhibition Opportunity at Two Oncological/ Colorectal Therapies Events

The 3rd International Oncological Engineering Conference (15-16 September, Leeds) and the 1st National Meeting of the Colorectal Therapies Healthcare Technology Co-operative (17 October, Leeds)...

Gold ‘nanoprobes’ hold the key to treating killer diseases

Researchers at the University of Southampton, in collaboration with colleagues at the University of Cambridge, have developed a technique to help treat fatal diseases more effectively. Dr Sumeet...

National meeting to address technological application in colorectal disease

The NanoKTN will be supporting the  inaugural ‘annual event’ to stimulate novel and exciting ideas to advance patient care, hosted by  the new national centre for innovation in...

Nanomedicine Award 2013 – Applications Requested

The European Technology Platform for Nanomedicine are awarding the 1st Nanomedicine Award later this year. The aim is to reward projects that have developed innovative solutions based on...

Queen's University scientists devise 'magic bullet' drug for lung injury

There are 15,000 cases of Acute Lung Injusry or ALI every year in the UK. The main causes are road traffic accidents and infections, and many with the condition die as a result of lung failure....

Nanoparticle Disguised as a Blood Cell Fights Bacterial Infection

In this week's Nature Nanotechnology a letter by researchers at the Univeristy of California, report on a biomimetic nanosponge that absorbs pore-forming toxins . The nanosponges compromise...

Nanotools for Neuroscience and Brain Activity Mapping

Neuroscience is at a crossroads. Great effort is being invested into deciphering specific neural interactions and circuits. Brains function at the nanoscale, so tools to study brains must...

Medical Applications of Magnetic Nanoparticles

Magnetic nanoparticles are a group of nanoparticles that can be manipulated with a magnetic field. These particles commonly comprise magnetic particles like nickel, cobalt, iron and their...

Nanoparticle research and the future of medicine

A review paper by University College Dublin (UCD), which is featured on the front cover of Nature Nanotechnology , describes how nanoparticles can gather a cloak of molecules onto themselves in...

Breakthrough Nanoparticle Halts Multiple Sclerosis

In multiple sclerosis, the immune system attacks the myelin membrane that insulates nerves cells in the brain, spinal cord and optic nerve. When the insulation is destroyed, electrical signals...

System combining nanotechnology and NMR detects particles shed by brain tumors in bloodstream

  A novel miniature diagnostic platform using nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) technology is capable of detecting minuscule cell particles known as microvesicles in a drop of blood....

Robot pill aims to deliver therapies to hard-to-reach places

The team, from Imperial College London, are creating a robotic pill that if swallowed by a patient, has the potential to deliver drugs to the small intestine. This is an area of the body that is...

New opportunity for rapid treatment of malaria

Researchers have identified a new means to eradicate malaria infections by rapidly killing the blood-borne Plasmodium parasites that cause the disease. This new potential treatment uses...

The nanomechanical signature of breast cancer

The spread of cancer cells from primary tumors to other parts of the body remains the leading cause of cancer-related deaths. The research groups of Roderick Lim and Cora-Ann Schoenenberger from...

Approval Boost for Breast Cancer Pioneer

Endomagnetics, the company developing a portfolio of products to improve the standard of breast cancer management, has achieved certification to an international quality standard. ...

New nanotech weapons could reduce deaths from bacterial infections

Professor Sunil Shaunak, of Imperial College London, investigates the use of new tools from nanotechnology to manipulate the immune system.    "Even though doctors have...

LGC Using Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis to Characterize Novel Nanoscale Reference Materials

The potential for nanotechnology to improve human health and aid diagnostic and medical procedures can only be realised if nanomaterials, particularly those for use in nanomedicine applications...

University of Nottingham: Engineering the 'smart healthcare' of the future

Pioneering scientists at The University of Nottingham have won a £1.2 million grant for research into the engineering of nanomaterials that could transform the global healthcare...

Application of Nanotechnologies and Nanomaterials in Medicine

NanoM 2012 will bring together clinicians, leading academics, drug delivery development scientists, device engineers, the strategy developers and presenting the latest breakthroughs in the new...
Showing 1 - 20 of 39 results.
Items per Page 20
of 2

Click here to view news articles on funding opportunities in this area, and more general funding opportunities.

Most read articles

ERA-NET EuroNanoMed allocates 8million Euro to European transnational research projects in nanomedicine

EuroNanoMed, a European funding initiative under the ERA-Net scheme of the European Commission...

NanoMedicine Mission to Switzerland Dissemination Event - 6th July 2011

In partnership with One Nucleus and Swiss Embassy London 6th July 2011, Glaziers...