carbon nanotube

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a fullerene molecule having a cylindrical or toroidal shape


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In France, groups of hundreds of protesters have rallied against even such benign manifestations of the technology as the carbon nanotubules that allow Parkinson's sufferers to stop tremors by directing medicine to their own brains.
The scientists found that surface roughness increased significantly (from 2 nm to 7 nm) after zein nanotubules were formed.
Patent 7,125,915 (October 24, 2006), "Lipid-Based Nanotubules for Controlled Release of Healing Agents in Golf Ball Layers," Kevin M.
The durability of golf balls can be improved by blending lipid-based nanotubules containing active agents into the ball materials.
One patent uses metallized lipid-based nanotubules.