ITMO University

ITMO University is one of Russia’s leading higher education and research institutions, focusing on Information technology, photonics and material science.

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Kronverksky avenue, 49, Saint Petersburg, 197101, Russia
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Chemists 'print' sensors for nano-objects

Young scientists from ITMO University proposed a new type of optical nano-sensors. Their operating principle is based on the interaction of light in thin films: a similar effect can be observed in soap bubbles. Such sensors ...

dateMar 05, 2019 in Nanomaterials
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Nanomachines taught to fight cancer

Scientists from ITMO in collaboration with international colleagues have proposed new DNA-based nanomachines that can be used for gene therapy for cancer. This new invention can greatly contribute to more effective and selective ...

dateFeb 08, 2019 in Bio & Medicine
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Scientists developed enzymes with remote control

Scientists have developed a method to enhance the activity of enzymes by using radio frequency radiation. The method requires a special complex of enzymes and magnetic nanoparticles. The particles can adsorb radio emission ...

dateNov 26, 2018 in Biotechnology
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