IJMS, Vol. 16, Pages 5014-5027: Anticarcinogenic Properties of Medium Chain Fatty Acids on Human Colorectal, Skin and Breast Cancer Cells in Vitro

By Amoolya Narayanan Colorectal cancer, breast cancer and skin cancer are commonly-reported cancer types in the U.S. Although radiation and chemotherapy are routinely used to treat cancer, they produce side effects in patients. Additionally, resistance to chemotherapeutic drugs has been … Continue reading

Guide to Evaporation

Technique for Solvent Removal from Genevac Ipswich, UK — Genevac has released a new 24-page guide ‘Introduction to Evaporation’. Solvent removal is an essential process for sample preparation across a wide range of applications in many industries. Many sample formats … Continue reading

IJMS, Vol. 16, Pages 4880-4903: Silk Fibroin-Based Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery

By Zheng Zhao Silk fibroin (SF) is a protein-based biomacromolecule with excellent biocompatibility, biodegradability and low immunogenicity. The development of SF-based nanoparticles for drug delivery have received considerable attention due to high binding capacity for various drugs, controlled drug release … Continue reading

Measurements in Advanced Manufacturing: Metrology for Complex Components in High Value Manufacturing

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NameMeasurements in Advanced Manufacturing: Metrology for Complex Components in High Value ManufacturingDescription Modern manufacturing requires the use of complex CAD models to represent geometrical features that are not easy to describe using traditional engineering drawings. The challenge to manufacturers is … Continue reading

Why A National Institute for Science & Technology (NIST)?

Why any NMI? “Not” does not seem a rational option ever since the Egyptians started making measurement devices. This short video informs about The USA’s National Measurement Institute (NMI), NIST, its mission and impact on our daily lives. Indeed, it … Continue reading