Archive: 03/2/2007

Computer-designed molecule to clean up fluorocarbons?

The chemical bond between carbon and fluorine is one of the strongest in nature, and has been both a blessing and a curse in the complex history of fluorocarbons. Now, in a powerful demonstration of the relatively ...

Mar 02, 2007 4.7 / 5 (27) 0

'Micro-rack' measures cell mechanical properties

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology have developed a microelectromechanical system (MEMS) cell-stretcher that can measure the mechanical properties of a living cell, such as its ...

Mar 02, 2007 5 / 5 (4) 0