Ticking diseases time bomb linked to pollution
Heavy industry’s reluctance to introduce clean technology means that the mutations induced by air pollution in today’s children could herald higher incidence of diseases when they reach adulthood
Gold nanoparticles enhance cancer diagnostics
Early cancer diagnosis is key to increasing patients’ chance of survival. Gold nanoparticles have attracted increasing attention from cancer researchers due to their ability to improve cancer diagnostics substantially
A multi-nano tool can introduce something new under the sun
Basic operations in the field of nanotechnology that are currently very difficult or impossible to perform can become easy with a new multi-nano tool called FIBLYS. Nanosized components in for example solar cells will be designed and studied in an entirely new way, which the researchers hope will ...
The Czech portrait illustrates how social changes can affect employment practices. Figures in this country show how the number of women in research is inversely proportional to the job’s prestige