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Nanostructures tested as beta-carotene carriers in beverages

In nano on February 9, 2008 at 11:05 pm

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Nanogovernance

In nano on February 9, 2008 at 11:03 pm

This is a conference being held at George Washington Law School here in Washington on February 12, 2008 on approaches to nanotechnology environmental governance. Attendance is free. The morning session features several speakers on issues surrounding the environmental regulation and governance of nanotechnology. The afternoon session is a panel discussion focusing on the issue of whether it is possible or desirable to merge existing approaches to create a comprehensive environmental governance regime for nanotechnology.

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Nanotech Stewardship

In nano on February 9, 2008 at 11:02 pm

Voluntary EPA program criticized for not giving agency the data it needs to regulate nanoscale materials

Env Sci & Tech
Also appeared in print Feb. 4, 2008, p. 10
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Enhanced Cellular Mobility Guided by TiO2 Nanotube Surfaces

In nano on February 9, 2008 at 11:00 pm

Copyright © 2008 American Chemical Society

Enhanced Cellular Mobility Guided by TiO2 Nanotube Surfaces

Karla S. Brammer, Seunghan Oh, John O. Gallagher, and Sungho Jin*

Materials Science & Engineering, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093

ASAP Nano Lett., ASAP Article, 10.1021/nl072572o
Web Release Date: February 6, 2008

Organic retailer launches nanotechnology info campaign

In nano on February 9, 2008 at 10:58 pm

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The dummy’s guide to engineering genes

In Uncategorized on February 9, 2008 at 10:57 pm

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New Bionanoscience dept launched at TU Delft Netherlands

In nano on February 9, 2008 at 10:54 pm

Over the next decade, TU Delft will invest €10m derived from its assets in the new department, which will form part of the university’s Kavli Institute of Nanoscience. The Kavli Foundation will also donate $5m (€3.4m).
The new department will explore the full spectrum from nanoscience to cell biology to synthetic biology to create gene regulation systems, artificial biomolecules and nanoparticles that can be deployed within the cell.

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Open biohacking kit project

In Stem Cell on February 9, 2008 at 10:52 pm

contains information on important protocols in genetic engineering, stem cell research, microbiology and
other fields of related interest.
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Pursuing Synthetic Life, Dazzled by Reality NY Times

In Uncategorized on February 9, 2008 at 10:49 pm

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Solazyme is a synthetic biology company that unleashes the power of marine microbes to create clean and scalable solutions for the renewable energy, industrial chemical, and specialty ingredient markets.

In Uncategorized on February 9, 2008 at 10:48 pm

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U.K.’s Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST) – Smart materials and systems

In Uncategorized on February 9, 2008 at 10:45 pm

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U.K.’s Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST) note on synthetic biology

In Uncategorized on February 9, 2008 at 10:43 pm

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