Abraxis BioScience Inc. today announced that multiple studies showcasing its proprietary tumor targeting technology, known as the nab (nanoparticle albumin-bound) technology platform, and secreted protein acidic and rich in cysteine (SPARC) biomarker will be presented at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting in Denver, April 18-22, 2009.
Ceres Nanosciences and SAIC-Frederick, Inc. have signed a collaboration agreement to assess Ceres' nanotechnology-based system that can isolate scant amounts of substances in body fluids, with an eye toward developing tools for diagnosing cancer at the earliest possible stage when treatments are most effective.
NanoBio has announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the company's Investigational New Drug (IND) application for the Phase 1 clinical study of NB-1008, a seasonal influenza vaccine administered via a nasal dropper.
Toppan Printing Co., Ltd. has established a new and improved photomask manufacturing process in April 2009 at its photomask facility in Asaka, Japan, to support 32nm and 28nm semiconductor device production.
Crowcon Detection Instruments Ltd, based in the United Kingdom, specializes in developing, manufacturing and marketing innovative, reliable and cost-effective flammable and toxic gas detection equipment.
IMEC successfully transferred MemoryVAM (Memory Variability Aware Modeling), the first EDA tool for statistical memory analysis, to Samsung Electronics. The tool predicts yield loss of SRAMs caused by the process variations of deep-submicron IC technologies.
Metryx, Limited today announced that it has shipped its second Mentor OC23 mass metrology system to a key US-based GaAs manufacturer. The company will implement the system in volume bulk acoustic wave device production, to measure both deposition and etch processes on product wafers.
Sokudo Co., Ltd. today launched its breakthrough SOKUDO DUO platform, a unique new concept in photoresist coat/develop track systems that provides customers with the ultra-high productivity needed to optimize leading-edge lithography processing.
Expression Pathology Inc., a leading developer of technology for tissue protein analysis, announced that it has received additional financing of $6.5 million. The financing was led exclusively by Abraxis BioScience.
Veeco Instruments Inc. announced today that Shandong Raysun Huaguang Optoelectronics Co., Ltd. of China has qualified Veeco's gallium nitride and arsenic phosphide metal organic chemical vapor deposition systems for high volume production of red and blue high-brightness light emitting diodes.
Rudolph Technologies, Inc. and SEMATECH, the global consortium of leading chipmakers, announced today that Rudolph has joined SEMATECH's 3D Interconnect Program at the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering of the University at Albany.