Biotechnology & Medicine

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Acid-Degradeable and Bioerodible Materials JIB-2595

While it is often useful to release therapeutic agents under mildly acidic conditions, as in inflammation sites, lysosomal compartments, or tumor tissue, few existing materials developed for drug delivery are both acid-sensitive and biodegradable. Addressing this gap, Jean Fréchet and a team of...
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Actinide Ion Sensor For Pyroprocess Monitoring

Idaho National Laboratory (INL) has created a novel method and apparatus for monitoring plutonium concentration during pyroprocessing to ensure that the refining process is efficient at collecting actinides. Unlike existing solutions, which require complex, time-consuming remote testing, this...
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Active Cryogenic Electronic Envelope 2014-038

The Berkeley Lab Active Cryogenic Electronic Envelope, a data acquisition module for superconductive magnets where the front-end electronics and digitizer coexist with the sensors inside the cryostat, allows conventional electronic technologies such as enhanced metal-oxide semiconductors to work...