Tags: nano/bio

Resources (241-260 of 437)

  1. imageJ

    22 May 2009 | Tools | Contributor(s): Raheem Syed, Nahil Sobh, Umberto Ravaioli, Gabriel Popescu, Mohamed Mohamed

    It can display, edit, analyze, process, save and print 8-bit, 16-bit and 32-bit images. It can read many image formats.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/imagej

  2. Illinois Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology and Nano-CEMMS: A Hard Day in the Life of a Soft Cell

    12 May 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jeffrey Fredberg

    AHard Day in the Life of a Soft Cell With every beat of the heart, inflation of the lung, or peristalsis of the gut, cell types of diverse function are subjected to substantial stretch. But what...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6760

  3. History of Research with Human Subjects: Ethical Steps Forward and Back

    29 Apr 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jason T. Eberl

    Jason T. Eberl, PhD, is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and Affiliate Faculty of the Indiana University Center for Bioethics. His research...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6693

  4. Quantitative, Kinetic Models of Cellular Circuits

    04 Apr 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Michael R. Brent

    Living cells contain complex, analog circuits that regulate the rate at which each gene produces its product. The kinetic properties of these circuits enable cells to respond to changes in their...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6374

  5. "Who Owns Truth?" - Biomedical Research in a Health Policy Context

    30 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Samuel A. Richmond

    This presentation examines a claim made by PhRMA on behalf of pharmaceutical manufacturing companies of America, and the response of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE)...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6483

  6. Illinois nanohour Seminar: Rapid Label Free Detection of Rotavirus using Photonic Crystal Biosensors

    05 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Leo L Chan

    Rapid Label-free Detection of Rotavirus using Photonic Crystal Biosensors Presentation Outline Rotavirus Current Detection Method Label-based versus label-free assay Photonic Crystal...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6418

  7. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 9: Probability tools & Random number generators

    03 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Random Number Generation (RNG) read “Numerical Recipes” on random numbers and chi-squared test Today we discuss how to generate and test random numbers. What is a random number? A...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6422

  8. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 8: Temperature and Pressure Controls

    03 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Temperature and Pressure Controls Content: Constant Temperature MD Quench method Brownian dynamics/Anderson thermostat Nose-Hoover thermostat (FS 6.1.2) Nose-Hoover thermodynamics ...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6420

  9. Illinois PHYS 466, Lecture 6: Scalar Properties and Static Correlations

    03 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): David M. Ceperley

    Scalar Properties, Static Correlations and Order Parameters What do we get out of a simulation? Static properties: pressure, specific heat, etc. Density Pair correlations in real space...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6411

  10. Illinois nanohour Seminar: Label-Free Biosensor Based upon Replica-Molded Vertically Emitting Distributed Feedback Laser

    02 Mar 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): m lu

    Label-Free Biosensor Based upon Replica-Molded Vertically Emitting Distributed Feedback Laser Presentation Outline State of the art of label-free optical biosensor Biosensor using active...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6351

  11. Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes and Mesothelioma: An ICON Backgrounder

    23 Feb 2009 | Animations | Contributor(s): Kristen Kulinowski

    Two studies published in the Journal of Toxicological Sciences and Nature Nanotechnology in 2008 have demonstrated that some multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNT or MWNT) can induce in mice a...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6311

  12. Basic Rules of Protein Folding

    31 Dec 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Seth Lichter

    How are proteins made? Inside cells, messenger RNA first instructs the ribosomes as to the order which amino acids should be joined together. Linked together and released from the ribosome, the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/6011

  13. The Opposite of Human Enhancement: Nanotechnology and the Blind Chicken Problem

    20 Oct 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Paul B. Thompson

    Paul B. Thompson, Ph.D. is W.K. Kellogg Chair in Agricultural, Food and Community Ethics, Department of Philosophy, Michigan State University. Paul is the author of The Spirit of the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5598

  14. Hydration Dynamics in an Amphiphilic Nanostructure under Controlled Hydration Conditions

    16 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Amitabha Chattopadhyay

    Amphiphilic surfactants self assemble to form reverse (or inverted) micelles in non-polar solvents in which the polar head groups of the surfactant monomers cluster to form a micellar core...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4814

  15. Cataract, Myopathy and Keratitis: Possible use of Nanoparticles

    16 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ch. Mohan Rao

    Small heat shock proteins are critical for several cellular functions. Failure of heat shock proteins, thus, can cause compromised cellular activity leading to disease. Fungal Keratitis is an eye...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4817

  16. Nanomaterials for Bone & Neural Tissue Engineering

    11 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): S. Swaminathan

    Tissue engineering is defined as “the application of biological, chemical and engineering principles towards the repair, restoration or regeneration of tissues using scaffolds, cells, factors...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5101

  17. So What do Biologist, Biotechnologists & Pharmaceutical Scientist Want With an AFM/SPM Anyway?

    11 Sep 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Kunal Bose

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4818

  18. Illinois Tools: NanoGromacsDemo

    08 Sep 2008 | Tools | Contributor(s): Dairui Chen, Derrick Kearney, Jay Mashl, Nahil Sobh, Eric Jakobsson

    Implementation of the popular molecular dynamics software suite GROMACS

    http://nanohub.org/resources/nanogromacs

  19. 2008 BioNano Technology and Pharmaceuticals

    06 Aug 2008 | Workshops | Contributor(s): Pankaj Sharma, Nalam Madhusudhana Rao

    The purpose of this symposium is to bring together top scientists from India and the United States to present their latest work and to discuss future international scientific collaborative...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/5030

  20. Self-assembled Monolayer Based Biosensors for Healthcare

    06 Aug 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): B. D. Malhotra

    There is increased demand both in developed and the developing countries for ready availability of biosensors [1-5]. In this context, self-assembled monolayer (Scheme I) based biosensors have...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/4812