Last Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2013, 16:49
Scientists in Israel have integrated cardiac cells with gold nanofibers to form functional engineered tissues.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 26, 2013, 18:38
Nanoprobes made from gold could be used to predict people`s cancer risk and the effectiveness of treatments, as the new technology would also allow scientists to identify contaminants in food and water supplies.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 06, 2012, 13:50
French scientists have for the first time synthesised gold nanoparticles for dyeing white hair to near permanent brown shades.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 17, 2012, 18:12
Researchers has found a more efficient way of targeting prostate tumors by using gold nanoparticles and a compound found in tea leaves.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 14, 2012, 23:31
The American University in Cairo said today that a team of its researchers has designed a faster and cheaper test for all types of hepatitis C, which it says affects about 10 million Egyptians.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 22, 2012, 10:05
Gold coils are being used to target radiotherapy more accurately, intensifying the effect of the treatment on the prostate cancer.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 28, 2011, 16:53
A new study has shown that gold nanowires can engineer cardiac patches, with cells all beating in time, which could help heart attack patients in future.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 09, 2011, 16:36
An international team has described how using two imaging techniques can allow scientists to see where gold complexes used in potential chemotherapeutic treatments end up in cells.