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  • Ramveer
    Aug 9, 2013
      i want to no success of nanotechnology in the cure of diabetics and anyone give me idea about it.

      --- In nanotech@yahoogroups.com, "Gina Miller" <nanogirl@... wrote:
      > ~Nanogirl New~ (with everything nano on the top-of course!)
      > Nov 13, 99
      > *FEED magazine has an article on nanotechnology. "Thinking Small." Mark
      > Pesce (co-inventor of VRML) on molecular-scale manufacturing, the gray goo
      > problem, and how nanotechnology will change the world as we know it.
      > http://www.feedmag.com/invent/pesce.html?alert
      > *Ultra-tiny machines are becoming big hope for scientists. After years of
      > preliminary research, hope and hype, business and industry are starting to
      > enter the strange, invisible world of the very ... Very ... VERY
      > small.Government agencies, leading universities and major corporations are
      > rapidly expanding their efforts to design and build machines and structures
      > on the scale of atoms and molecules. This exploding new discipline -- known
      > as ``nanotechnology'' -- has become a top scientific priority in Congress
      > and at the White House.
      > http://www.mercurycenter.com/svtech/news/breaking/merc/docs/029581.htm
      > *Plastic Pillars of the Microworld. Rome wasn't built in a day, but a
      > nanosized version of it may be thrown up that quickly in the near future. At
      > the International Symposium on Cluster and Nanostructure Interfaces here
      > last week, researchers described a new technique capable of creating arrays
      > of plastic pillars, each less than a micrometer across, that resemble
      > nothing so much as tiny versions of the great columns of Rome's coliseum.
      > http://www.academicpress.com/inscight/11041999/graphb.htm
      > *It's a small, kinky world. Tiny, bent tubes of carbon might be used both to
      > wire up and to construct DNA-scale electrical devices.
      > http://helix.nature.com/nsu/991118/991118-1.html
      > *Yale Research Team First to Describe Molecular-Sized Memory -- Discovery
      > has Implications for Drastically Reducing Cost of Computer Memory. omputer
      > storage capacity can be vastly increased using a molecular memory based on a
      > single molecule, a research team from Yale and Rice Universities has
      > discovered.
      > http://www.yale.edu/opa/newsr/99-11-02-01.all.html
      > *A miniaturized triode could instead replace the transistor as the switch of
      > information technologies. Driskill-Smith and colleagues have now fabricated
      > a `nanotriode' tube measuring less than 100 nanometres (millionths of a
      > millimetre) in any direction.
      > http://helix.nature.com/nsu/991104/991104-3.html
      > *Making Robots Microscopic but Mighty. Michael J. Marsella is dreaming small
      > these days. The assistant professor of chemistry at UC Riverside is trying
      > to create artificial "muscles" no bigger than a single molecule.
      > http://www.latimes.com/news/science/science/19991108/t000101547.html
      > *Chemical researchers build molecular computer. A molecular electronics
      > research project at Mitre Corp. has achieved a milestone in the effort to
      > build self-assembled molecular computers. Researchers James Ellenbogen and
      > Christopher Love have invented chemical building blocks that support the
      > operation of a digital half adder, which represents a new level of circuit
      > complexity for the field.
      > http://www.eet.com/story/OEG19991109S0036
      > *How Biological Molecules Move Electrons: Simplicity Trumps Complexity. In a
      > sweeping new study, researchers at the University of Pennsylvania Medical
      > Center have shown that the natural engineering principles governing electron
      > transfer within proteins are significantly less complex than has been the
      > prevailing view.
      > http://www.med.upenn.edu/news/News_Releases/nov99/elec.shtml
      > *Crack open an egg and cure a disease. Two American companies are planning a
      > pilot test of drugs in eggs laid by genetically engineered chickens. The
      > birds carry genes that make their eggs contain proteins that can treat
      > disease. These proteins are then passed on to future generations of chickens
      > without the need to repeat the injection.
      > http://www.newscientist.co.uk/ns/19991113/newsstory5.html
      > *Improved biodegradable hydrogels. Two novel biodegradable hydrogels
      > developed by a Cornell University fiber scientists have potential
      > applications for controlling and delivering many kinds of medications inside
      > and outside the body, for anchoring biological substances such as skin and
      > vascular tissues and may even be used to introduce viruses to the body for
      > gene therapy.
      > http://www.news.cornell.edu/releases/Nov99/hydrogel.advances.ssl.html
      > *UNC-CH Physicists Find Atoms Of Chilled Metallic Liquids Chiefly Move In
      > Lockstep
      > CHAPEL HILL - For the first time, atomic-scale measurements have revealed
      > that atoms in a metallic liquid cooled significantly below the melting
      > point - also known as a super-cooled liquid -- chiefly move together in
      > clustered lockstep.
      > http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/1999/11/991112070246.htm
      > *Lawmakers seek special labeling for genetically engineered food. Everybody
      > who eats food made in America deserves to know what's in it, a bipartisan
      > group of lawmakers said as they offered legislation to create special food
      > labels.
      > http://cnn.com/FOOD/news/9911/11/bioengineered.foods.ap/index.html
      > *Novel neurotransmitter overturns laws of biology, offers potential for
      > stroke treatment. Johns Hopkins scientists have identified a new and unusual
      > nerve transmitter in the brain, one that overturns certain long-cherished
      > laws about how nerve cells behave.
      > http://hopkins.med.jhu.edu/NewsMedia/press/1999/NOV99/991108.HTM
      > *Memory uses separate information pathways. The memory has separate pathways
      > for different types of information. This has been demonstrated by means of
      > anatomical and electrical measurements of the hippocampus and the adjacent
      > cerebral cortex of laboratory rats. The signal pathways ultimately meet in
      > the so-called subiculum of the brain, from which information from the
      > hippocampus is passed on to other areas of the brain.
      > http://www.eurekalert.org/releases/nwon-mus110999.html
      > *The Nov 8-22 issue of OakRidge National Laboratory Newsroom is online:
      > (includes- Spinach and chips, New tool for archaeologists, 10 billion for
      > dinner, New smart surfaces, and Reigning in uranium.)
      > http://www.ornl.gov/Press_Releases/StoryTips/storynov99.htm
      > Also the DOE Pulse for November: (PDF or HTML)
      > http://www.ornl.gov/news/pulse/
      > *Cheap energy - a revolutionary new way. Australian scientists have
      > perfected a new-age combustion technology, which is poised to clean up
      > greenhouse gas emissions, slash energy costs and significantly boost
      > productivity."We have produced a new generation pulse combustion technology
      > which until now has defied the best efforts in the world to turn it into a
      > practical option for everyday use,"
      > http://www.csiro.au/page.asp?type=mediaRelease&id=PulseCombustor
      > *Optic fibre world records broken.Bell Laboratories believe they have broken
      > two world records in the use of optical fibres to transmit information.
      > http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/sci/tech/newsid_517000/517733.stm
      > *Gene Skews Inheritance Patterns. Mouse geneticists have known for decades
      > that, contrary to the laws of Mendelian genetics, one member of certain
      > chromosome pairs may be passed to the next generation more often than the
      > other member. Now scientists have fingered the gene responsible for giving
      > some mouse chromosomes their advantage.
      > http://www.academicpress.com/inscight/11121999/grapha.htm
      > *Great minds share millennial visions. Thirty great minds offer their
      > visions for the 21st century in a new book titled "Predictions.
      > http://www.msnbc.com/news/331095.asp
      > *Irish Times Opinion. "Unseen power of simple microbe." The most common
      > image evoked by the term micro-organism(microbe) is likely to be that of
      > "germs", i.e. disease-causing microbes. Some micro-organisms do cause human
      > disease but to think of this entire class of biological organisms in this
      > manner is to grossly underestimate its importance and role.
      > http://www.ireland.com/newspaper/science/1999/1108/sci1.htm
      > *Taking Einstein to the Mat. Project Peers into Black Holes to Test Theory
      > of Relativity. Scientists gather this week in the piney woods of Louisiana.
      > They will be dedicating the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave
      > Observatory, a $350 million project with a highly ambitious goal: to test
      > Einstein's theory of relativity.
      > http://abcnews.go.com/sections/science/DailyNews/gravwave991111.html
      > *Dr. Jill Tarter: Looking to Make 'Contact' (She is the woman the movie
      > "Contact' based the main character on) A little bit of SETI in here.
      > http://www.space.com/science/astronomy/tarter_profile_991112.html
      > *Experts tout technologies to revolutionize medicine. (CNN) Picture a world
      > where wheelchairs can climb stairs and insulin sacs implanted in diabetics
      > automatically release just the right amount at the right time.
      > http://cnn.com/HEALTH/9911/12/future.medicine.ap/index.html
      > *Yahoo! Hit with Patent Infringement Lawsuit. A New Zealand woman has
      > accused portal giant Yahoo! Inc. of infringing on a patent for online
      > shopping software.
      > http://www.internetnews.com/bus-news/article/0,1087,3_238041,00.html
      > *Easing the squeeze delivers diamonds. A new way of making artificial
      > diamond, reported in Nature1, may take the pressure off the
      > synthetic-diamond industry. The precious crystals are currently made by
      > squeezing graphite at pressures comparable to those in the deep Earth; the
      > new discovery offers a gentler way to make graphite's sparkling sibling.
      > http://helix.nature.com/nsu/991111/991111-11.html
      > *NIST Update for Nov. Includes: Study Shows Small Firms Ambitious,
      > Aggressive in Pursuing Projects, Brochure Highlights CSTL Research and
      > Services, U.S., Japan Sign Pact for `Good Measure', International Effort
      > Starts `Cracking' Down on Reactor Embrittlement, Permeability Database Now
      > Available Online, Bibliographies of Electronics-Related Work Now Available.
      > http://www.nist.gov/public_affairs/update/current.htm#Composites
      > *Oracle to Back IBM-Led Unix Standardization Effort. International Business
      > Machines Corp. and Oracle Corp., usually fierce rivals, on Friday said they
      > would collaborate on an IBM- led effort to standardize the Unix operating
      > system.
      > http://webcrawler-news.excite.com/news/r/991112/13/tech-unix-oracle
      > *Sandia micromirrors may be part of Next Generation Space Telescope.
      > http://www.sandia.gov/media/NewsRel/NR1999/space.htm
      > *Scientists grow heart valves from scratch in test tube. Scientists trying
      > to create replacement parts that work more like the real thing have for the
      > first time grown heart valves from scratch in a test tube, researchers said.
      > http://www.seattletimes.com/news/health-science/html98/valv_19991108.html
      > *May the Micro Force Be With You. After a decade of hype, microscopic
      > mechanical systems are poised to make major changes in the size of our cell
      > phones, the reliability of our communications systems -- even the way "Star
      > Wars" is shown.
      > http://www.techreview.com/articles/oct99/amato.htm
      > *Revving up the sluggish race toward nuclear fusion. The scramble for funds
      > and disagreements over which nuclear fusion technology shows the most
      > promise have left the scientific community splintered by bitter rivalries.
      > http://www2.nando.net/noframes/story/0,2107,500056723-500093363-500346506-0,
      > 00.html
      > *Different Way of 'Melting' Semiconducting Material. Using ultrafast pulses
      > of light and x-rays, an interdisciplinary group at the University of
      > California, San Diego has directly observed the melting of material without
      > taking the route of a typical melting process they report in the Nov. 12
      > issue of Science.
      > http://www.newswise.com/articles/1999/11/AMELT.UCD.html
      > *US Army cracked on the Nov. 11th.
      > The original site is down, but this was what was left behind:
      > http://www.2600.com/hacked_pages/1999/11/www.2rotc.army.mil/
      > And then the Navy on the first, who now adorns a pop up window of moniter
      > warning:
      > Original:
      > http://www.norfolk.atrc.navy.mil/
      > What was left behind:
      > http://www.2600.com/hacked_pages/1999/11/ncc.navfac.navy.mil/
      > *Geneticists find link between ancient gene and the HIV virus.Much like
      > archeologists who search the fossil record looking for clues about the past,
      > Duke University Medical Center researchers have done their own genetic
      > sifting and have found a striking similarity between viral genetic material
      > that has always existed in humans and HIV, a relatively new virus to infect
      > humans.
      > http://www.dukenews.duke.edu/Med/oldgenes.htm
      > Thank you, and havea nanoriffic day!
      > P.S. Thanx Greg
      > Gina "Nanogirl" Miller
      > Nanotechnology Industries
      > http://www.nanoindustries.com
      > Personal Web
      > http://www.homestead.com/nanotechind/nothingatall.html
      > E-mail: nanogirl@...
      > "Nanotechnology: solutions for the future."
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