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Pump that bacteria use to resist drugs described


February 27th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 27 (ANI): Scientists have identified and described two parts of the three-part system that pumps toxins from bacteria and allows them to resist antibiotics.The paper, led by Edward Yu of ... Read more...

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New process improves solar cell efficiency by 20pc


December 3rd, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): A new process that improves the efficiency of polymer solar cells by 20 percent by increasing light absorption is the latest feat in solar technology, achieved by researchers ... Read more...

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Scientists discover pumps that allow bacteria to resist drugs


September 24th, 2010 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 24 (ANI): Iowa State University and the Ames Laboratory researchers have discovered the crystal structures of pumps that remove heavy metal toxins from bacteria, making them resistant to antibiotics.It ... Read more...

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Earth bound Indian origin scientist to conduct space experiments in real time


September 22nd, 2009 - 3:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 22 (ANI): With the help of equipment recently delivered to the International Space Station (ISS) by the Space Shuttle Discovery, a scientist of Indian origin would be able to conduct ... Read more...

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Iron-arsenic superconductors exhibit unique mechanism of superconductivity


April 30th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 30 (ANI): Physicists at the U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory have experimentally demonstrated that the superconductivity mechanism in the recently discovered iron-arsenide superconductors is unique compared to all other ... Read more...

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Scientists probing iron-arsenic compounds to create superconductors


October 11th, 2008 - 11:54 am ICT by ANI
Washington, October 11 (ANI): American researchers are using a brand new instrument to probe iron-arsenic compounds, with a view to better understanding and developing superconductors. The collaborative team behind the project ... Read more...

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U.S. physicist develops electrifying theory


August 17th, 2008 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 17 (ANI): A theory that may help build future superconducting alternating-current fault-current limiters for electricity transmission and distribution systems has been developed, thanks to the efforts of a physicist ... Read more...

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New process to yield plentiful biofuel from waste unravelled


August 14th, 2008 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 14 (ANI): Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energys Ames Laboratory and Iowa State University have come up with a new idea to derive ethanol from waste material like ... Read more...

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Scientists mimic bacteria to produce magnetic nanoparticles


April 15th, 2008 - 3:51 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 15 (ANI): Scientists have mimicked bacteria to produce magnetic nanoparticles that could be used for drug targeting and delivery in magnetic inks and high-density memory devices, or as magnetic ... Read more...

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Photonic crystals will make web surfing super smooth


February 25th, 2008 - 5:18 pm ICT by admin
New York Feb 25 (IANS) Glitches in web surfing and connectivity may soon be a thing of the past, with researchers working on a potentially perfect way of sorting and distributing voluminous ... Read more...

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Ex-IITian unveils filters to enhance data transmission for optical networks


February 19th, 2008 - 1:28 pm ICT by admin
Washington, February 19 (ANI): An alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay has announced the conception of a potentially perfect way to sort and distribute the massive amounts of data that ... Read more...

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Advanced magnet alloy to make electric drive motors more efficient and cost-effective


January 10th, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 10 (ANI): Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energys (DOE) Ames Laboratory have designed a high-performance magnet alloy, which would help to make electric drive motors more efficient and cost-effective.The ... Read more...

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