Published Date:April 9, 2013
Prof. Nick Holonyak recently gained several awards and additional recognition for his invention of the LED.
April 9, 2013
Published Date:March 15, 2013
Collaborators from the Mayo Illinois Alliance for Technology Based Healthcare have developed a new, single molecule assay for detecting methylated DNA -- a naturally occurring process that controls gene expression. The assay involves using a synthetic solid-state nano pore, and researchers say it has great potential in speeding disease-specific analyses of genetic samples. The findings appear in the current issue of Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing Group).
March 15, 2013
Published Date:March 11, 2013
An Illinois research team has created a new high-sensitivity, high-resolution optical laser biosensor with promise for use in the drug discovery process.
March 11, 2013
Published Date:February 14, 2013
MNTL Director Rashid Bashir and his research team have advanced the technology of integrating laboratory functions -- creation of a "lab on a chip" -- by addressing heat, evaporation and luminescence issues.
February 14, 2013