Definitions

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  • n. An optical device for viewing extremely small objects.

Etymologies

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nano- +‎ probe

Examples

  • A MONITOR shows what we saw in Sickbay in Act Four—alien cells being assimilated by a Borg nanoprobe.

    Becoming Human: The Seven of Nine™ Saga

  • So I successfully dissected a nanoprobe … and managed to access its re-coding mechanism.

    Becoming Human: The Seven of Nine™ Saga

  • A new nanoprobe can slip stealthily into a cell and give researchers an opening to monitor the cell's insides for up to a week.

    Popular Science - New Technology, Science News, The Future Now

  • Scientists develop nanoprobe to detect blood vessel growth in tumors

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

  • This is an optical image of a two-terminal nanowire nanoprobe internalized by a single cell.

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • The nanoprobe surface was functionalized with a cyclic peptide that can specifically bind to αvβ3 integrins that are overexpressed on the tumor endothelial cells.

    Medgadget

  • The nanoprobe surface was functionalized with integrins that are a cyclic peptide that can specifically bind to overexpressed on the tumor endothelial cells.

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • Engineers develop cancer-targeting nanoprobe sensors

    Nano Tech Wire

  • Seeing the small picture: X-ray nanoprobe pushes observation to ever smaller frontiers Tiny 'lab-on-a-chip' detects pollutants, disease and biological weapons

    Nano Tech Wire

  • Seeing the small picture: X-ray nanoprobe pushes observation to ever smaller frontiers Argonne scientists pinpoint mechanism to increase magnetic response of ferromagnetic semiconductor under high pressure New control of nanoscale 'magnetic tornadoes' holds promise for data storage Argonne scientist Orlando Auciello named AAAS fellow for contributions in materials science Argonne scientists receive presidential award for advancement of science

    Nano Tech Wire

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