Cerulean intends to use the proceeds from the financing to advance the clinical development of IT-101, a cyclodextrin-based camptothecin nanoparticle recently in-licensed from Calando Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and to accelerate the preclinical development of nanoparticle-based drugs using both Cerulean's pre-existing nanoparticle-based technology as well as the in-licensed cyclodextrin-based nanoparticle technology.
The Buffalo News reports that Buffalo, NY based NanoDynamics, once lauded for its high-tech job growth potential, is now headed for liquidation. On Monday, the company filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, about a week after ceasing operations.
Nextreme Thermal Solutions, a leader in microscale thermal and power management products for the electronics industry, and Lockheed Martin have entered into a cooperation agreement to develop new products based on Nextreme's thin-film thermoelectric materials.
Freescale Semiconductor has successfully taped out a 45-nanometer networking design using the Cadence 'correct-by-design' prevention, analysis, implementation and signoff solution for faster, more predictable time-to-volume production.
AxioVision Version 4.8 software from Carl Zeiss offers new possibilities and more convenience for all areas of the life sciences and for industrial applications in which digital microscopy is used for routine tasks.
STMicroelectronics has adopted the complete Cadence integrated signoff solutions consisting of QRC Extraction and Encounter Timing System, for 65- and 45-nanometer design, and is actively qualifying the system for 32 nanometer process technologies.
Hague Corp.'s wholly owned subsidiary Solterra Renewable Technologies today announced an exclusive worldwide licensing agreement with the University of Arizona for the patented, intellectual property covering screen-printing techniques for the fabrication of organic light emitting diodes.
SouthWest NanoTechnologies Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of Single-wall Carbon Nanotubes and Specialty Multiwall Nanotubes will receive up to a $3 million equity infusion from the Insight Technology Capital Partners, LP, (Insight) a Growth Capital Fund based in Troy, Michigan.
The new electron beam lithography system will be used for research on new electronic, optoelectronic and magnetic device concepts and associated architectures at Notre Dame?s Center for Nano Science and Technology and the Notre Dame Nanofabrication Facility.
FEI today announced the new Falcon Direct Electron Detector for its Titan and Tecnai transmission electron microscopes. The Falcon is based upon direct electron detection that enables the acquisition of low-noise images of delicate biological samples and other beam-sensitive materials that require low electron dose interactions to prevent radiation damage of the material.
Cadence announced today that they have validated a new generation of ASIC libraries from ARM using the Cadence Encounter Digital Implementation System targeting IBM's 45-nanometer silicon-on-insulator manufacturing process.
FEI Company announced the release of the Titan G2 scanning/transmission electron microscope (S/TEM) Family, inaugurating the second generation of the company's revolutionary Titan platform - the world's most powerful commercially-available microscope.