Minerva Biotechnologies, a leading nanotechnology, cancer and stem cell development company today announced a major breakthrough in stem cell research. Minerva and collaborators at the University of California at Santa Barbara discovered that a single, new growth factor can not only support massive growth of human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) in vitro, but also maintains them in a nearly 100% undifferentiated state without the need for fibroblast "'eeder cells'.
austriamicrosystems' business unit Full Service Foundry announced today the availability of its advanced 0.18 micrometer High-Voltage CMOS process technology 'H18' at the GSA Suppliers Expo and Conference in Santa Clara, CA.
The new MLA 600F reduces sample turnaround time from days to hours, allowing operators to increase metal recovery by responding faster and more frequently to changes in feed and waste stream mineralogy.
Unidym, Inc., a majority-owned subsidiary of Arrowhead Research Corporation, announced today that it has completed a non-exclusive license for certain intellectual property in its portfolio to one of the world?s leaders in advanced semiconductor materials for high performance integrated circuits.
Microfludics and nanotechnology development company mPhase Technologies, Inc. today announced that it has released a video demonstrating how its manually activated reserve lithium battery with breakable separator is used to power a LED Maglite flashlight.
Electrovaya announces that it has received from Miljobil an initial payment of US $1.3 million as partial consideration for a technology license enabling battery and electric car production at a new plant in Norway.
ASM International today announced that it has finalized the sale of its 72.86% interest in NanoPhotonics AG, a company engaged in defect measurement equipment for the semiconductor industry, to Ricmar Beteiligungs GmbH, of Kramsach, Austria.
Corning Incorporated and DSM Pharma Chemicals announced publication of a joint paper at CPhI Worldwide 2008 in Frankfurt, Germany this week, describing a successful, commercially viable demonstration of Corning?s microreactor technology for Current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) production.
Tessera Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of miniaturization technologies for the electronics industry, announced today that Advanced Wafer Level Packaging Inc. (AWLP) has licensed the full range of SHELLCASE image sensor packaging technologies from Tessera.
Veeco Instruments Inc. announced today that its new InSight 3D Automated Atomic Force Microscope (3DAFM) Platform has been accepted by a key global semiconductor customer for Critical Dimension (CD) Reference Metrology for Optical Proximity Correction (OPC) modeling.
Bruker AXS announced that it will launch its new G4 PHOENIX combustion analysis system with an infrared furnace for the determination of diffusible hydrogen next week at the FABTECH International and AWS Welding Show 2008 in Las Vegas
Nanophase Technologies, a leader in nanomaterials and advanced nanoengineered products, today announced several internal promotions and a realignment of management responsibilities to more effectively identify and capitalize on market opportunities.
Nanoledge Inc., a high performance resins manufacturer specializing in the integration of nanoparticles into composites and the development of environmentally friendly materials, announced today that it has closed a multi-million dollar Series A round of venture financing.