Nanotechnology is the understanding and control of matter at the nanoscale. Nanomaterials have a range of biomedical applications, such as tissue engineering, drug delivery, and biosensors.
Nanotechnology has shown an important potential in the immunotherapeutic field, as the modulation of a variety of immune processes can be achieved both in vitro and in vivo. Nanotechnology can be used to promote the immune activation or to induce tolerance depending on the ...Learn More
Imagine being vaccinated against influenza with a single visit to your doctor. She simply gives you a “magic shot” and then tells you that you won’t see her again, at least not for flu, for the rest of your life. Sound like a Disney movie? Don’t tell Dr. Masaru Kanekiyo ...Learn More
Nanotechnology is a field of research and innovation concerned with building 'things' - generally, materials and devices - on the scale of atoms and molecules. A nanometre is one-billionth of a metre: ten times the diameter of a hydrogen atom. The diameter of a human ...Learn More
We are living in a new, unofficial but significant unit of geological time called Anthropocene, which is characterized by the impact that the human activity have on the planet’s climate and ecosystems . Some researchers even think that Plasticene will be a better descriptor ...Learn More
"Everyone is a writer" program aims to promote the sharing of knowledge and learning together. There are some answers about nanotechnology from this campaign.What is nanotechnology?Dean Baker: Nanotechnology is the study and application of extremely tiny things and can be used ...Learn More