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Shining light on disease
3-November-2016

Cyanine dyes could improve the efficiency of molecular probes in identifying, for example, the presence of a virus or a tumor receptor.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science
 
Nanoscale factories built to order
3-November-2016

Performing chemical reactions inside tiny droplets can help manufacturers develop greener processes for coating drugs.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
 
A chain of life for a rare neurodegenerative disease
2-November-2016

Researchers in Japan have improved a potential treatment for a rare genetic disease, decreasing its negative toxic effects by threading it onto a dumb-bell-shaped chain and holding it in place until it reaches its target.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science
 
Imaging the inside of cells using polymeric nanoparticles
31-October-2016

Researchers at the University of Tokyo continue to discover new ways to improve the effectiveness of nanoparticles as biomedical tools.

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Contact: Mikiko Tanifuji Institution: National Institute for Materials Science
 
Polymer scaffolds build a better pill to swallow
21-October-2016

Nanoparticle drugs can make it easier for medications to reach their targets.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR)
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