CombiMatrix Corporation announced today that it has received a four year contract for $858,298 from NASA's Ames Research Center to design and test a microfluidic system that incorporates CombiMatrix's semiconductor microarray as part of an integrated genetic analysis platform that can be deployed in satellites.
Advance Nanotech, Inc. today announced that the Company's majority owned subsidiary, Owlstone Nanotech, Inc., has received an initial purchase order from Genzyme Corporation one of the world's leading biotechnology companies, for its Lonestar detection system.
Nanoptek Corporation has been awarded U.S. Patent No. 7,485,799 'Stress-Induced Bandgap-Shifted Semiconductor Photoelectrolytic, Photocatalytic, Photovoltaic Surface and Method for Making Same' for a more efficient way of making hydrogen from water and sunlight using Nanoptek's improved photocatalyst and photoelectrolytic cell.
The UK's national metrology institute, the National Physical Laboratory (NPL), is commencing a one-year evaluation program of NanoSight's nanoparticle characterization technology, Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis.
PolyOne Corporation, a premier provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions, and Zyvex Performance Materials, a recognized worldwide leader in carbon nanotube-enhanced applications, today announced a joint development agreement to provide carbon nanotube-filled polymer materials for structural and electrically conductive applications.
Nanometrics Incorporated, a leading supplier of advanced process control metrology equipment, today announced the release of its latest NanoCD Suite of solutions for optical critical dimension metrology.
Nicast, developer of medical devices made of electrospun nanofabric, announced today that it will exhibit the AVflo vascular access graft for hemodialysis, its flagship product which received CE certification in October 2008, at the Charing Cross 31st International Symposium in London, April 4-7, 2009
Nanotherapeutics, Inc. announced that it has it has submitted an Investigational New Drug application to the FDA for a Phase I clinical studies to assess the safety and pharmacokinetics of NanoBUP buprenorphine / naloxone capsule for the treatment of opiate addiction.
Sigma-Aldrich today announced the launch of an online web portal that provides researchers with immediate access to its extensive portfolio of industry-leading products developed specifically for advanced stem cell research.
A. Schulman, Inc. and nanoScience Engineering Corporation (nanoSEC) announced today that they have entered into a joint development agreement for the purpose of incorporating nanoSEC's nanocomposites in various polymer products produced by A. Schulman.
Qcept Technologies Inc. announced today that its ChemetriQ non-visual defect inspection solution is being evaluated by one of the world's leading memory manufacturers for use in its most advanced pilot-production line.
Energenics, a Singapore-based supplier of alternative energy solutions and technologies, has committed $500,000 to lead Cerion Energy's $4,000,000 Series B investment round. Closing of the B Round is scheduled for May 31, 2009.