Surface Technology Systems plc (STS), a leader in plasma process technologies required in the manufacturing and packaging of micro electromechanical systems and advanced electronic devices, announced that they have sold a Pegasus Deep Reactive Ion Etch (DRIE) tool to the Institut fuer Halbleiter- und Mikrosystemtechnik (IHM at the Technische University of Dresden.
istec Electron Beam Lithography Group presents its product portfolio of Gaussian Beam and Variable Shaped Beam systems at this year?s Semicon China show. Semicon China gains in importance as China is a key area for growth in the semiconductor and microelectronics industry.
Pioneer Consulting's latest report, entitled 'Nanotechnology in Wireless Handsets' forecasts that the market for nanotech-enabled components in wireless handsets will grow at a CAGR of 70% between 2007 and 2012 and will reach $15 billion by the end of 2012.
DiObex and Camurus announced today that they have signed a license agreement to develop DIO-901(very low dose glucagon) in the Camurus drug delivery technology, FluidCrystal. The development candidate is an extended release formulation of low dose glucagon for the prevention of insulin-induced hypoglycemia in patients with diabetes.
NaturalNano, Inc., a developer of advanced nanomaterials and extended release nanotechnologies, won an award for innovation from a global Fortune 500 company for its work in extended release. The award includes funding for development involving extended release of fragrances for use in home and personal care products.
BioForce Nanosciences Holdings, Inc., a producer of integrated biological and mechanical systems for life science researchers at the micro and nano scales, today announced that has added a new product to its increasing portfolio of market offerings, the Nano eNabler CB, a molecular printer specially adapted to serve the needs of cellular biology researchers.
Unidym, Inc., a majority-owned subsidiary of Arrowhead Research Corporation, announced today the formation of a spin-off company, Ensysce Biosciences Inc., that will focus on research into the medical therapeutic applications of carbon nanotubes. Unidym has licensed its extensive nanotechnology patent portfolio to Ensysce for this field of use and in return holds a significant equity position in Ensysce.
Steve Lerner has been appointed CEO of Alchimer SA, Massy, France and has immediately predicted the demise of vapor deposition processes for depositing nanoscale films in through silicon vias (TSVs) within a year.
NanoBio Corporation reported top-level findings today from its phase 2b study of NB-001, a topical lotion to treat herpes labialis (cold sores). The randomized, double-blind, vehicle- controlled study met its primary and secondary endpoints by demonstrating clear efficacy and safety in 482 patients.
Tegal Corporation, a leading designer and manufacturer of plasma etch and deposition systems used in the production of integrated circuits, MEMS, and nanotechnology devices, today announced that it has signed an agreement with WESI Technology (China) for sales distribution as well as service and technical support of Tegal's plasma etch and PVD products in China and Taiwan.
A grant, funded by the New Hampshire Innovation Research Center, will enable Presstek and the University of New Hampshire to conduct leading-edge nanotechnology research with the goal of advancing printing technology.
IBM scientists today took another significant advance towards sending information inside a computer chip by using light pulses instead of electrons by building the world?s tiniest nanophotonic switch with a footprint about 100X smaller than the cross section of a human hair.