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Found 219 articles associated to the institution National Institute for Materials Science.
 
A rapid, paper-based diagnostic test for tuberculosis
3-October-2013

In a study published in the journal Science and Technology of Advanced Materials (STAM), researchers in Taiwan describe a simple, color-based diagnostic approach with the potential to detect target DNA sequences found in TB-causing mycobacteria – in just a fraction of the time required for established diagnostic tests.

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Improving the performance of titanium implants by bioactive composite coatings
3-October-2013

Researchers in Japan and China tested a novel urease fabrication process for coating titanium implants with bioactive CaP/gelatin composites. Published in Science and Technology of Advanced Materials, the research suggests that titanium implants coated with CaP and gelatin have great potential in clinical joint replacement or dental implants.

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Elucidation of Spin State of Conduction Electrons in Graphene
21-July-2013

Opens the Way to Research on Spin Properties and Device Applications of Graphene and Other 2-Dimensional Materials

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Clarification of Dynamical Process of Aluminum Surface Oxidation
4-July-2013

NIMS researchers have solved a 20 year old riddle concerning the reaction mechanism of aluminium surface oxidation

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Smart Anticancer "Nanofiber Mesh"
2-July-2013

A MANA research team has developed a new nanofiber mesh which is capable of simultaneously realizing thermotherapy (hyperthermia) and chemotherapy (treatment with anticancer drugs) of tumors. They succeeded in efficiently inducing natural death (apoptosis) of epithelial cancer cells.

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