Biopharmaceutical company, AstraZeneca, recently developed an automated technique to generate lipid nanoparticles for mRNA delivery and used neutron scattering to investigate how it compared to standard production methods.
Industry Case Study
Industry and private consumers alike depend on oil and gas pipes that stretch thousands of kilometers underwater. However, it is not uncommon for pipelines to become clogged. With collaborators at the Research Neutron Source FRM II and the consulting company, Science S.A.V.E.D, scientists from TechnipFMC (a company specialising in subsea pipelines) demonstrated that neutrons are an ideal probe to locate blockages in underwater pipes.