Virginia Commonwealth University

Scientists discover magnetic superatoms

A team of Virginia Commonwealth University scientists has discovered a 'magnetic superatom' - a stable cluster of atoms that can mimic different elements of the periodic table - that one day may be used to ...

Jun 15, 2009 4.6 / 5 (27) 7

Creating magnetic superatoms

(Phys.org) —Sounding like something out of a comic book, superatoms are not only an enticing idea, but experiments have confirmed they exist. Scientists at Virginia Commonwealth University have collaborated ...

Apr 02, 2013 4.8 / 5 (13) 2 | with audio podcast

Researchers identify new anti-tumor gene

Researchers from Virginia Commonwealth University have identified a new anti-tumor gene called SARI that can interact with and suppress a key protein that is overexpressed in 90 percent of human cancers. The discovery could ...

Dec 16, 2008 4.9 / 5 (8) 0