Article - 28 May 2021
Scientists at the University of California - Davis have developed an innovative, non-invasive method of assessing brain injuries using light. The new system measures brain blood flow without the need...
Article - 26 May 2021
Operating on a baby while still inside the womb once seemed impossible, however, medical technology has advanced to the point that not only is this possible, but fetal surgery has better results than...
Article - 25 May 2021
A team of Scotland researchers believes its new microscopy technique can help us see further inside the body than current methods. Using a micrometer-sized laser, the team was able to track...
News - 21 Feb 2008
A new electron microscope recently installed in Cornell's Duffield Hall is enabling scientists for the first time to form images that uniquely identify individual atoms in a crystal and see how...
News - 20 Feb 2008
X-rays have been used for decades to take pictures of broken bones, but scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory and their collaborators have developed a...
News - 16 Feb 2008
USC and Second Sight Medical Products Inc, leading developers of retinal prostheses for treating blindness, announced today that they have completed enrollment of the first phase of a U.S .FDA...
Article - 6 Apr 2020
One advantage of working with electrons over photons is that the greater mass of the electron means that even slower-moving particles have much shorter wavelengths. This results in a smaller...
Article - 12 Feb 2020
The field of nanotechnology is at the forefront of current scientific research and nanomaterials are finding use in such areas as drug development and medical research, environmental remediation, and...
Article - 11 Feb 2020
Thin-film optics is the branch of optics that focusses on thin, structured layers of different materials. These layers range from a fraction of a nanometer up to several micrometers thick but are...
Article - 5 Feb 2020
A team of researchers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences has enhanced current nanoscopy techniques by creating an advanced imaging approach.