NanoString Technologies, Inc., a privately held life sciences company marketing a complete solution for detecting and counting large sets of target molecules in biological samples, today announced the expansion of its microRNA (miRNA) product line with a multiplexed assay for profiling the mouse miRNA transcriptome.
The European Patent Office (EPO) has issued the patent EP1636135 for 'misch metal oxides and their utilization in CO2 sensors' to the Nanostart company ItN Nanovation AG. ItN Nanovation considers this patent to be a crucial step forward in the development of semiconductive, nanotechnological CO2 sensors for the commercial market.
Cadence Design Systems, Inc., a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced that it has teamed with the Semiconductor Technology Academic Research Center (STARC), a Japanese design consortium, and created an innovative new Cadence-based 32/28-nanometer design-for-manufacturing (DFM) flow.
The patented innovations include technology for general lighting, LCD backlighting, and microelectromechanical system (MEMS) displays, expanding the breadth of products in these applications that can be addressed by Rambus.
Silicom Ventures LLC, producer and co-host of the Personalized Medicine World Conference 2011 held January 18th and 19th, today announced that Nodality, Inc. was selected for the conference's 'Most Promising Company' award.
IDEX Corporation today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase Advanced Thin Films, LLC (ATFilms). ATFilms, with approximately $9 million in revenue, specializes in optical components and coatings for applications in the fields of scientific research, defense, aerospace, telecommunications and electronics manufacturing.