Nanocrystals that eradicate bacterial biofilms

Credit: Pohang University of Science & Technology (POSTECH) The COVID-19 pandemic is raising fears of new pathogens such as viruses or drug-resistant bacteria. On this note, a Korean research team has recently drawn attention for developing the technology for removing antibiotic-resistant bacteria by controlling the surface texture of nanomaterials. A joint research team from POSTECH […]

Nanocrystals that eradicate bacteria biofilm

IMAGE: Schematic diagram showing removal of bacterial biofilm via Mtex view more  Credit: POSTECH The COVID-19 pandemic is raising fears of new pathogens such as new viruses or drug-resistant bacteria. To this, a Korean research team has recently drawn attention for developing the technology for removing antibiotic-resistant bacteria by controlling the surface texture of nanomaterials. A […]

Nanocrystals that eradicate bacteria biofilm — ScienceDaily

The COVID-19 pandemic is raising fears of new pathogens such as new viruses or drug-resistant bacteria. To this, a Korean research team has recently drawn attention for developing the technology for removing antibiotic-resistant bacteria by controlling the surface texture of nanomaterials. A joint research team from POSTECH and UNIST has introduced mixed-FeCo-oxide-based surface-textured nanostructures (MTex) […]

Lanthanide nanocrystals brighten molecular triplet excitons

Figure shows a schematic illustration of a lanthanide-doped nanoparticle couped with an organic semiconductor. The research findings by the team provide a new way to control triplet excitons, which is important for optoelectronic research. Credit: HAN Sanyang NUS scientists have developed an approach to improve the generation and luminescent harvesting of molecular triplets by coupling […]