New investors include GE, BioMed Ventures and Henri Termeer, former Chairman and CEO of Genzyme Corporation. All previous venture investors in NanoString also participated in the financing, including Clarus Ventures, Draper Fisher Jurvetson and OVP Venture Partners.
Arrowhead Research Corporation, a nanomedicine company with development programs in oncology, obesity, and regenerative medicine, today announced the publication of a white paper providing an overview of its proprietary dynamic polyconjugate (DPC) technology for safe and effective delivery of siRNA.
The results of the Phase 2 program sponsored by Iroko Pharmaceuticals to develop novel, lower-dose formulations of a widely used class of pain medicines will be reported November 7th at the annual meeting of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) in Chicago.
Mentor Graphics Corporation today announced the successful tapeout of a 20 nm test chip in collaboration with STMicroelectronics, marking a significant milestone in the development of a complete Mentor design-to-silicon solution for next-generation process technology.
NanoSmart Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a corporation developing novel cancer pharmaceuticals, has entered into a research collaboration with Children's Hospital Los Angeles, one of the nation's top pediatric hospitals, to develop and assess NanoSmart's novel drug-delivery platform.
SiMPore will examine methods to create micro-patterned walls in order to expand SiMPore's ultrathin membrane offerings from 4-wells, currently available in CytoVu imaging slides, into a microarray format of 96 or 384 wells. These new microarrays would fill a need for high-throughput or single cell studies.
The VFM2 is ideal for researchers who want to apply magnetic fields to their atomic force microscopy experiments and applies continuously adjustable magnetic fields parallel to the sample plane approaching one Tesla with one Gauss resolution.
Nanometrics Incorporated, a leading supplier of advanced metrology systems, announced that a major manufacturer of advanced thin film solar photovoltaic cells has selected and successfully installed the latest generation of the TSM (Trajectory Solar Monitor) metrology system for in-line process monitoring and control of CIGS (Copper, Indium, Gallium) films.
The memorandum provides a framework for a cooperation of RUSNANO and Daewoo in clean technology, biotechnology, smart technology, microelectronics, automotive components, IT, telecommunications and other nanotech-related areas.
SiliconBlue Technologies announced sampling availability of three new iCE40 "Los Angeles" 640, 1K and 4K mobileFPGA devices including the LP Series (Low-Power) version and the HX Series (High-Speed) version targeting smartphones and tablets, respectively.