Teflon®like Silver Sensors

Chunze Lai, Ph.D.  Introduction: A novel highly selective sensor for silver is described below. This sensor is based on Teflon®like matrixes and a new fluorophilic silver receptors. Background: Silver is utilized for a wide range of applications. Due to their...

In-situ PFC Monitoring Sensors

Chunze Lai, Ph.D.  Introduction: Our fluorous PFC sensors aim at monitoring perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS) with no cost, at low concentration and in-situ. Background: PFOA and PFOS are ubiquitous environmental contaminants that...

Panel Links PFOA to Cancer

C8 Science Panel delivers Probable Link conclusions on cancers and adult onset diabetes The Science Panel has delivered two Probable Link reports dealing with cancers and diabetes which were filed with the Wood County Court, West Virginia on Monday, April 16, 2012....