Archive: 23/03/2007

Fresh polymer coat offers diabetes hope

More than 12 million people worldwide are afflicted with Type I diabetes, an autoimmune disease in which insulin-producing pancreatic islets are damaged, thereby impeding the body’s ability to regulate glucose concentrations ...

dateMar 23, 2007 in Medical research
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Laying microscale tiles

Craftsmen tile walls or floors by hand; but how can you get an ordered monolayer onto a substrate when the "tiles" are microscopically small instead of big and easy to handle? Previously, self-assembly processes have been ...

dateMar 23, 2007 in
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Security that nets malicious Web sites

Have you ever wondered how fraudulent or malicious websites can rank highly on search engines like Google or Yahoo? Queensland University of Technology IT researcher Professor Audun Josang said a website's ranking was determined ...

dateMar 23, 2007 in Computer Sciences
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