In this episode, we talk with scientist MG Finn about how viruses are like (and unlike) nanoparticles, and some of the ways researchers want to use viruses to fight disease.
Although nanomedicine may sound like something out of a science fiction film, it is already being put to use in
The Swiss Renaissance physician, alchemist and founder of toxicology Philippus Aureolus Theophrastus Bombastus (!) von Hohenheim, better known as Paracelsus
Two years ago, I wrote a blog post called Two Ways to Make Nanoparticles, describing the difference between top-down and bottom-up methods for making nanoparticles. In
As a fan of sci-fi, I recently watched two classic movies: the original Star Wars (which you’re probably familiar with)
Did you know that under the right conditions, bacteria can divide every 20 minutes?1 (That’s how bacteria reproduce – one
In 2005, Science magazine published their 125th anniversary issue and posed 25 of the biggest questions “facing science over the