#nanoparticles

German scientists kill cancer cells with nano-sized copper compounds

2 years ago — Long Read

A team of German scientists have succeeded in killing tumour cells in mice using nano-sized copper compounds together with immunotherapy. Best of all, after the therapy, the cancer did not...

Minute silicon particles set to boost lithium ion batteries capacity by 10x

3 years ago — Long Read

Chemical Engineers have taken a critical step in creating the next generation of silicon-based lithium-ion batteries. The team, working at the University of Alberta, have pioneered a new technique which...