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MEMC to Expand Scope of Solar Business with Acquisition of SunEdison

MEMC Electronic Materials, Inc., a leading provider of silicon wafers to the semiconductor and solar industries, has reached a definitive agreement to acquire privately held SunEdison LLC, a developer of solar power projects and North America's largest solar energy services provider.

Posted: Oct 22nd, 2009

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More Flexible and Faster FRET Experiments

Cell and development biologists can now use the sophisticated functions of the Zeiss AxioVision software, such as the enhancement of fluorescence signals and the suppression of image noise, to support their FRET investigations. The new features are found in the physiology module of the AxioVision 4.7 microscopy software and make FRET experiments easier and simpler.

Posted: Oct 22nd, 2009

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NCI Adopts NanoString nCounter Gene Expression Technology

NanoString Technologies, Inc., a privately held life sciences company marketing a molecular barcoding detection system, today announced that the National Cancer Institute (NCI) is employing its nCounter Analysis System at two of its core labs.

Posted: Oct 22nd, 2009

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SuperPower Takes Delivery of a Second Reel-to-Reel MOCVD System From CVD Equipment Corporation

CVD Equipment Corporation, announced today that SuperPower, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Royal Philips Electronics N.V., took delivery of a second Reel-to-Reel MOCVD deposition system for the production of its second-generation high temperature superconductor (2G HTS) wire that is being provided to organizations around the world for application to products in the fields of energy and medical technologies, transportation, science and research, space, military and general industry.

Posted: Oct 21st, 2009

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Manhattan Scientifics Signs LOI to Acquire Rights to Early Cancer Detection System

Manhattan Scientifics announced today that it has entered into a non-binding letter of intent (LOI) with Edward R. Flynn, Ph.D. and his company, Senior Scientific, LLC, to acquire all the manufacturing and marketing rights, together with all commercial rights associated with Dr. Flynn's patents and IP in the emerging field of nanomedicine.

Posted: Oct 20th, 2009

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