Nanogen, Inc., developer of in vitro diagnostic products, today announced that it was taking steps to reduce costs and improve margins of its rapid testing products by consolidating its point of care manufacturing operations.
The Micromachined Diamond Device Initiative (MIDDI) has been completed successfully. The aim of MIDDI, which was part-funded by the UK Department of Trade and Industry, was to develop world-leading technologies for diamond microelectronic device manufacturing to give European companies a competitive edge over Japan and the US.
Unidym, Inc, a majority-owned subsidiary of Arrowhead Research Corporation, announced today that Samsung Electronics is demonstrating the world's first carbon nanotube-based active matrix electrophoretic display (EPD) e-paper in its booth at the Society for Information Display (SID) International Symposium, Seminar and Exhibition at the Los Angeles Convention Center from May 18th through May 23rd.
Support for electronic and medical nanotechnologies continues to be a priority for France. The government has put in place the best research tax credit in Europe for the sector?s R and D activities, so that 50% of R and D costs can be reimbursed during the first year.
NaturalNano, Inc., a developer of advanced nanomaterials and extended release nanotechnologies, today announced that it has begun work with a Fortune 50 chemical company on two funded projects for uses of Pleximer and their halloysite nanotube technology.
Molecular Imprints, Inc., the market and technology leader for volume-production nanopatterning systems and solutions, today announced the successful completion of $12.9 million in financing. Investors in this round include Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Tokyo Electron Venture Capital, Wafra Investment Advisory Group, KT Venture Group, Alloy Ventures and Motorola Ventures.
NAND flash is one of the most rapidly evolving technologies today, enabling a large variety of portable electronic devices from media players to navigation systems to solid-state drives for laptop computers. This international research effort is focused on providing breakthrough technology that can lead to a broad range of significantly smaller and more powerful portable electronic devices in the next five years.
Nano-Proprietary, Inc. announced that its subsidiary, Applied Nanotech, Inc., has agreed to solidify its relationship with Mitsu. The parties agreed to extend the option agreement and continue negotiations toward the framework of a master practical relationship and agreement.
Unidym will be exhibiting its carbon nanotube-based transparent conductive electrodes designed for use in displays and touch panels at the Society for Information Display International Symposium, Seminar and Exhibition at the Los Angeles Convention Center May 18th through 23rd.