miRagen Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on improving patients' lives by developing innovative microRNA (miRNA)-based therapeutics for cardiovascular and muscle disease, and the University of Colorado (CU) announced today that they have entered into sponsored research and licensing agreements to collaborate on miRNA therapeutics discovery and development.
Leica Microsystems has extended its automated high-content screening solution to cover applications on widefield fluorescence systems. The Leica HCS A package enables fast and efficient multi-position experiments - from automated image recording routines to complex multi-dimensional high-content screening experiments with simultaneous image export for immediate analysis by external analysis software.
Ultratech, Inc., a leading supplier of lithography and laser-processing systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs (HB-LEDs), today announced that a large foundry in Asia has placed a significant multi-system, follow-on order for its laser spike anneal (LSA) tools.
Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corporation, a leader in RNA interference (RNAi) therapeutics, announced that, together with collaborators at the National Cancer Institute (NCI), it has published promising preclinical data in the prominent journal Cancer Research.
Thanks to its specialist know-how in the field of thin-wafer handling in the semiconductor industry, Mechatronic Systemtechnik, a supplier of thin-wafer handling systems based in Carinthia, Austria, has been selected by the European Commission to make its skills available to the photovoltaic industry.
Techulon Inc., an early stage life sciences company based in the Virginia Tech Corporate Research Center, has signed an exclusive license with Virginia Tech Intellectual Properties Inc. to market a new theranostic transfection reagent.
Nanoplas, a fast-growing global supplier of HDRF plasma processing equipment for MEMS, 3D through-silicon vias, IC packaging and III-V compounds, today introduced a fully automatic dry-processing batch system for high-volume 200mm production.
Lumiphore Inc., a portfolio company of Nanostart AG, has signed a global cooperation with Algeta ASA, a leading company specializing in innovative radiopharmaceutical therapies to treat cancer patients. The agreement enables the integration of Lumiphore's Lumi4 complexes into the targeted radiotherapeutics and companion diagnostics from Algeta.
Applied Materials, Inc. today announced that Hareon Solar Corporation has selected Applied's SmartFactory manufacturing automation software to improve productivity across Hareon's solar photovoltaic cell manufacturing operations in China.
Veeco Instruments Inc. announced today that Epistar Corporation, headquartered in Taiwan, placed a multi-tool order for Veeco's TurboDisc K465i gallium nitride (GaN) Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) Systems for high volume light emitting diode (LED) production.
JEOL USA announced today that the new David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, opening in November at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), has selected the JEOL JEM-2100F Transmission Electron Microscope for its new microscopy core.
Nanocyl, a world leader in Carbon Nanotubes manufacturing and commercialization, announced today that it will showcase its new range of Carbon Nanotubes masterbatches at the upcoming K Show 2010, held in Dusseldorf from October 27th to November 3rd.