//Tag:Arkansas Nanomedicine Center

UAMS Researchers Kill Cancer Cells Using Nanobubble Spaser as the World’s Smallest Laser

LITTLE ROCK — A University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) research team led by Vladimir Zharov, Ph.D., D.Sc., has demonstrated the ability to kill single cancer cells using the world’s smallest laser. At 22 nanometers in diameter, the laser — known as a spaser — is capable of detecting and killing single cancer cells [...]

By | 2017-06-08T14:31:03+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Cancer, News Release, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Scientist Awarded $1.7 Million Grant for Melanoma Research

Sept. 10, 2015 | University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researcher Vladimir Zharov, Ph.D., D.Sc., was awarded a $1.7 million grant by the National Cancer Institute for clinical testing of a new technology called Theranostics, which is an integration of early diagnosis and treatment of melanoma.

By | 2017-01-28T09:43:57+00:00 September 10th, 2015|News Release, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Researcher Receives Best NIH score for New Concept of Early Disease Diagnosis with Photoswitchable Nanoparticles

LITTLE ROCK – University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researcher Vladimir Zharov, Ph.D., D.Sc., recently was awarded a $1.5 million R01 grant by the National Institutes of Health to investigate his diagnostic concept — “In vivo reading written in blood” — with new stimuli-responsive nanoparticles circulating in blood.

By | 2015-08-26T10:32:02+00:00 November 14th, 2014|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments

UAMS Researcher Receives Best NIH score for New Concept Early Disease Diagnosis with Photoswitchable Nanoparticles

Nov. 14, 2014 | University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) researcher Vladimir Zharov, Ph.D., D.Sc., recently was awarded a $1.5 million R01 grant by the National Institutes of Health to investigate his diagnostic concept — “In vivo reading written in blood” — with new stimuli-responsive nanoparticles circulating in blood.

By | 2017-01-28T09:45:19+00:00 November 14th, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments