Officials of Kylin Therapeutics Inc. announces that they received a therapeutic discovery project grant from the U.S. Internal Revenue Service that will advance the company's pRNAi nanoparticle cancer treatment research.
WaferGen Biosystems, Inc., a leading developer of state-of-the-art genomic analysis systems, today announced it has been awarded a $244,500 grant under the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project program established under Section 48D of the Internal Revenue Code. The grant will aid the company in advancing its SmartChip genomic analysis platform for molecular identification of disease states and therapy selection.
Leveraging its multi-year collaboration with the U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), HelioVolt has announced it will extend the Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) for research carried out at NREL's facilities to jointly develop the fastest and most efficient way to manufacture low-cost thin-film CIGS photovoltaics.
For the ninth year, JPK Instruments hosted the ninth annual international symposium on the applications of scanning probe microscopy (SPM) and optical tweezers. Held in the historic Umspannwerk Ost in Berlin in early October, the meeting focused on applications developments in life sciences once more attracting over 100 scientists from around the world.
DNA Electronics Ltd, a fabless provider of semiconductor solutions for real-time DNA and RNA detection, announced today the company has been awarded three key patents for semiconductor-based nucleotide detection.
Cambrios Technologies Corporation and Plextronics, Inc. announced today that they have entered into collaboration to develop a cost-effective, high performance material that could improve the manufacturing process and quality of lighting products based on organic light emitting diodes.
The chemical analysis technique nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) was revolutionized today with the official launch of the picoSpin-45 NMR spectrometer. Developed by picoSpin, LLC, Boulder, Colo., the shoe-box-size device removes barriers of cost and size, greatly expanding the availability of NMR spectroscopy for a wide range of applications.
Picosun Oy, Finland-based global manufacturer of state-of-the-art Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) systems, takes part in Polycat, a major 2010 -2014 EU funded research project aiming at reducing the environmental footprint of chemical and phar-maceutical industries by studying methods towards creating zero-waste processes.
IBM today announced a new chip-making technology that can be used to create advanced semiconductors that can keep pace with the exploding number of internet-connected devices and the tidal wave of data they are generating.
Inspection, process control and defect analysis of wafers in the semiconductor industry have to be fast, accurate and ergonomical. Leica Microsystems has launched a new line of products that ideally meet these requirements: the Leica DM8000 M and the Leica DM12000 M for 8- or 12-inch wafers, respectively.
Russian Corporation of Nanotechnologies and Plastic Logic Inc. today announced they have entered into an agreement to create Plastic Logic's second volume production facility for its next-generation plastic electronic displays and establish a plastic electronics industry in Russia.
SA Envitech is an Italian company which focuses on the research, development and industrialization of nanotechnologies and nanostructured materials for wastewater treatment. The company launched a new wastewater treatment technology with RECAM.
DEK has launched a brand new stencil coating technology that delivers high performance stencils, in a wipe. Being offered at an unprecedented price-point, the easy-to-apply DEK Nano-ProTek increases cleaning effectiveness and reduces cleaning frequency thanks to a unique proprietary formula that renders the stencil surface 'fluxophobic'.