Luna Innovations Incorporated has been awarded a grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute to develop a new diagnostic agent that could improve the diagnosis of coronary artery disease, a condition that causes most heart attacks.
Valutek, a leading solutions provider of products for cleanrooms and controlled environments, has made a $10,000 product donation to the Translational Genomics Research Institute. The contribution actively supports Phoenix's burgeoning biotech movement and directly benefits TGen's research initiatives.
In November 2007 a master agreement between Invitek Biotechnology & Biodesign Ltd., Allrun Nano Science & Technology Co., Ltd. and Research Institute of Micro/Nano Science & Technology in Shanghai Jiao Tong University was signed at the 3rd International Nanotechnology Cooperation Symposium in Shanghai, China.
JSR Micro Inc., the U.S. operations of JSR Corp., announced in Japan today that it has entered a joint research agreement with IBM to explore new technologies for emerging semiconductor materials and processes.
The new 'Nanomaterials and Markets' report provides detailed market analysis, commercial information and key players in nanotechnology. This report presents a clear picture of the scale of opportunity in nanotechnology across a wide range of materials and markets.
Nanophase Technologies, a technology leader in nanostructured materials and nanoengineered dispersions, announces the availability of innovative nanoengineered dispersions optimized for water-based coatings.
A flagship example of the UK s ability to transform world-class research into cutting edge business, as recognized by the government organisation, UK Trade & Investment who asked Nanoco Technologies CEO, Michael Edelman to deliver a Keynote speech to an international audience at the UK NanoForum 2007 held in London on November 27, 2007.
NaturalNano, Inc. President and Chief Technology Officer Cathy Fleischer, Ph.D. will present at the Third Annual Axiom Capital Management/Livingston Nanotechnology Conference in New York City on Friday, Dec. 7, 2007.
Nanocoatings are a prime example of the application of nanotechnology making a difference in wide variety of markets from stain resistant bathrooms to improved safety in transportation. This new report is the most comprehensive yet published on this key area of nanotechnology.
One of the most active and important current areas of research and application of nanotechnology is in the field of life sciences and healthcare. Many industry and business analysts now expect nanotechnology to revolutionize the pharmaceutical, medical devices, diagnostics and imaging sectors with annual markets of billions of pounds likely within five-ten years.