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Scientists develop microbes which consume CO2 to produce biodegradable plastics, fuels
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Scientists develop microbes which consume CO2 to produce biodegradable plastics, fuels

"We’re looking at a technique that could improve CO2 capture to combat climate change," said researcher Prashant Nagpal

Nanoparticles extracted from sugar could be a low-cost solution for detecting the presence of lead in water
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Nanoparticles extracted from sugar could be a low-cost solution for detecting the presence of lead in water

Researchers have developed a way to derive nanoparticles from table sugar and these particles can be used as a sensor for detection of lead in water.

Researchers develop an imaging technique that helps in constructing a 3D picture of a nanoparticle
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Researchers develop an imaging technique that helps in constructing a 3D picture of a nanoparticle

The study, published in the Journal of Chemical Physics, focused on a class of nanoparticles called quantum dots.

Scientists have developed quantum dots to improve visualization of tumour for early diagnosis
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Scientists have developed quantum dots to improve visualization of tumour for early diagnosis

The quantum dots are delivered intravenously and some of them leave the bloodstream and cross membranes, entering cancer cells.