15 Jun 2021 - 17:01
Reporting in a PNAS study, researchers in the Micro/Bio/...
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15 Jun 2021 - 16:53
The conventional method of breaking liquid bridges uses retraction. When the nozzle (or plate) is lifted, the liquid bridge extends and breaks. This can form capillary tails and satellite droplets....
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15 Jun 2021 - 16:08
Highlights Scientists have developed a new method that improves dispensing of viscoelastic fluids – a vital process for circuit board production, 3D printing and other industrial applications...
Type: Press release
2 Feb 2021 - 00:00
New research from the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) has found a surprising randomness for how fluids choose their path around obstacles that depends on their...
Type: Press release
11 Sep 2020 - 16:46
Robust and widespread antibody testing has emerged as a key strategy in the fight against SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic. However current testing methods are too...
Type: Press release
8 Sep 2020 - 17:18
The wavelength of light absorbed by the nanospikes changes depending on its local environment. The principle is the basis for detecting the presence and quantity of antibodies which are bound to the...
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8 Sep 2020 - 17:16
The green arrows show the direction that the sample moves through the chip, due to the action of the syringe pump.
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8 Sep 2020 - 17:15
The antibody testing platform, developed by researchers from the Micro/Bio/Nanofluidics Unit at OIST.
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19 May 2020 - 10:00
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19 May 2020 - 10:00
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19 May 2020 - 10:00
Toothpaste, face creams, hair gel, mayonnaise, and ketchup are household items that most people don’t think twice about but, in terms of their flow behavior, they have unusual properties. They’re all...
Type: Press release
19 May 2020 - 10:00
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