Silver nanowires-based nanoscale Fingerprints developed to protect credit cards

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Scientists from South Korea had developed Silver nanowires-based nanoscale fingerprints. This nanoscale fingerprint would help protect the credit cards and other gadgets. The research was published in March 2014 in the journal Nanotechnology. Lead author of the research was Professor Hyotcherl Ihee from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology and the Institute for […]

Nanomedicine could improve surgical implants

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Nanomedicine technology offers promise of helping lower the risk of infections from surgical implants Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff Tom Webster, a chemical engineer at Northeastern, examined bone cancer cells at a school research center. When New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski missed the first six games of last season because of a forearm injury, what […]