SVTC Technologies, a leading provider of development and commercialization services for silicon-based technologies, announced that the company has raised an additional $34 million from its existing investors, Oak Hill Capital Partners and Tallwood Venture Capital.
Leica Microsystems developed a microscope system for measuring impurities in cleaning liquids for micromechanic and motor components during production which has been used with great success for quantitative cleanliness analysis in the automobile and many other industries. Leica Microsystems has now announced the launch of the successor product, Leica Cleanliness Expert, which offers further benefits for users.
Researchers at Nottingham Trent University in the UK are using the Zetasizer Nano ZS particle characterization system from Malvern Instruments in work that has demonstrated the predominantly electrostatic nature of protein-aluminium interactions
A collaboration between groups led by Dr. John Spencer at Greenwich University and Professor Simon Mackay and Professor Alan Harvey at Strathclyde University has led to the discovery of a novel class of benzodiazepines with submicromolar activity against trypanosoma brucei spp., a parasitic species that causes African trypanosomiasis or sleeping sickness in humans.
Christopher McNary, RainDance Technologies President and Chief Executive Officer, will discuss the impact of new transformational tools shaping life sciences research during a panel session at the 2009 BIO International Convention in Atlanta on May 20, 2009.
The new lamp integrates a quantum dot optic with cool white LEDs to produce color-rich, true incandescent, warm white light which can provide over 80% energy savings and lasts up to 25 times longer than comparable halogen lighting alternatives.
NanoLogix personnel will display the company's BNP rapid-detection technology at booth 749 during the 109th Annual ASM Meeting to be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia May 17th - 21st.
Abraxis BioScience, Inc. announced today that Lonnie Moulder, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present a company overview at the Bank of America and Merrill Lynch 2009 Health Care Conference on Wednesday, May 13.
NanoStem Cell, a division of NanoInk, Inc., announced today that Professor John Hunt of the UK Centre for Tissue Engineering (UKCTE) at the University of Liverpool, will present the results of an ongoing, collaborative research project leveraging NanoInk?s proprietary Dip Pen Nanolithography (DPN) technology to create homogenous nanopattern biochips and control cell functionality in a predictable and reproducible manner.
NanoScale Corporation, a leader in advanced chemistry products, services, and technologies, announces their exclusive distribution agreement with Enware of Australia for FAST-ACT (First Applied Sorbent Treatment Against Chemical Threats), ChemKlenz, and OdorKlenz to HAZMAT and safety teams in Australia and New Zealand.