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October 16, 2017

Engineered bacteria build microstructures on their own

Microbe-built domes coated with gold nanoparticles can serve as simple pressure sensors

October 8, 2017

Microneedle skin patch fights fat

The patch slowly and safely releases a drug that transforms white fat to brown

September 25, 2017

Amines built using cobalt nanoparticles

MOF-derived catalyst enables heterogeneous reductive aminations without precious metals

September 25, 2017

Nanoporous gold forms ultrathin walls and large pores

Synthesis method based on bulky calixarene gold clusters yields an unusual combination of structural features

September 21, 2017

3-D printers make aluminum pieces without cracks

Nanoparticles help print metal alloys more effectively

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