Officials of NanoBioMagnetics announced the issuance of its first patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The patent, titled ?Method and Apparatus for Improving Hearing,? is based on the use of magnetically responsive nanoparticles implanted in the organs of the middle ear to drive tissue vibrations in the amplification of sound.
Sun Microsystems, Inc. today announced that the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded Sun $44.29 million funding for a five and a half-year research project focused on microchip interconnectivity via on-chip optical networks enabled by Silicon photonics and proximity communication.
What do drugs have in common with the $28 billion company's longtime business in photo film? More than you might think, according to Komori. Fujifilm wants to apply both its production expertise and nanotechnology techniques, originally developed for film production, to drugmaking.
pSivida Limited today announced that after completing its review of safety and efficacy data currently available, an independent Data Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB) has once again recommended that the two pivotal Phase III clinical trials, known collectively as the FAM (Fluocinolone Acetonide in Diabetic Macular Edema) Study can continue under the current protocol, without change.
Recognizing academic achievement in advanced XRD, Bruker AXS will present its $6,000 scholarship for the most unique application in the fields of nanotechnology, materials science, geology, or chemistry at the Fall MRS Meeting in Boston.
NanoImaging Services was founded by researchers from The Scripps Research Institute with financial support from FEI Company (Nasdaq: FEIC), a leading manufacturer of TEMs and other tools for nanotechnology.
Optomec today announced that the company has received a one-year development contract from the U.S. Display Consortium (USDC) to further develop its M3D Aerosol Jet System, enabling finer resolution line widths and faster, more efficient production capabilities for printed electronics
Luminus Devices, Inc., the developer and manufacturer of PhlatLight (Photonic Lattice) LED products for a wide variety of display and illumination applications, today announced the closing of a new round of financing of over $72 million.
Researchers at AMO and the Institute of Semiconductor Electronics at RWTH Aachen realizes an innovative fabrication method for high-quality resonant photonic devices on silicon-on-insulator substrates.
NANOIDENT Technologies AG, the world leader in the development and production of printed semiconductor-based sensors, today announced that Mr. Cenk Serdar, Chief Value Added Services Officer for Turkcell A.S., was named to the company's Supervisory Board in a recent special shareholders? meeting.
Nanosys, Inc. today announced that Hynix Semiconductor Inc., the world's second largest memory manufacturer, has joined Nanosys' Memory Technology Access Program (M-TAP). Under the M-TAP, Hynix will collaborate with Nanosys to apply Nanosys' quantum dot flash memory technologies for NAND-based flash memory.
Lumera Corporatio announced today that it had received a contract from the US Air Force Research Laboratory valued at approximately $2.2 million to fabricate low driving voltage, reliable electro-optic modulators using Lumera's high-performance organic polymers.
Nanopoint Inc. has announced it will be selling its special educational cellTRAY kits that make science personal for middle and high school students in its booth at the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) 56th National Conference in Boston, March 27-30, 2008.