RCP Therapeutics, a biopharmaceuticals company specialising in the converging nanotechnology and regenerative medical markets, announces the appointment of Professor Volkmar Weissig to the Company's Scientific Advisory Board.
PerkinElmer Bio-discovery will feature a number of tutorials and workshops on Disruptive ELISA technology and innovations in Cellular Imaging and Analysis at the 48th annual meeting of The American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB 2008) on December 13-17 in San Francisco.
El-Mul Technologies has been awarded Frost and Sullivan's European Technology Innovation of the Year Award for its E-Beam On-a-Chip platform, which uses vertically-aligned carbon nanotubes as electron sources for a variety of applications.
Materials microscope users already benefiting from faster, easier-to-use and intelligent microscope control and image evaluation with the recent launch of the Carl Zeiss AxioVision 4.7 image analysis software can now profit from improved surface roughness and height measurements with an enhanced Topography module.
Demron-M is a radiopaque, nano-polymeric compound fused between fabric layers and manufactured into medical garments that provide total radiation protection. It replaces traditional lead garments, which are dense, inflexible and prone to cracking.
Vistec's new global headquarters and state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Watervliet was officially opened on Tuesday. Combined with its world-class research and development center located at the UAlbany NanoCollege, Vistec becomes the first high-tech equipment supplier to move its entire operation to New York's Capital Region.
TechnoPark, the science and technology facilitator of Economic Zones World, a Dubai World company, recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with KOVA, (Korea Venture Industry Association) a representative organization for the rights and interests of 20,000 venture businesses in Korea.
Aldrich, a division of Sigma-Aldrich, has released its new 'materials by application' Materials Science catalog. The catalog features more than 4,000 products for research in Alternative Energy, Organic Electronics, Metal and Ceramic Science, Nanomaterials, Micro/NanoElectronics and Polymer Science.
The latest addition to Keithley's powerful Automated Characterization Suite (ACS) family, ACS Basic Edition, integrates with the industry's broadest range of source-measure units, Keithley's SourceMeter Instrument family.
During the recent International Raman Microscopy Conference (ICORS XXI) in London, Dr. Ken Williams of Renishaw plc (UK), and Dr. Andrew Shubin of NT-MDT (Russia) signed an OEM agreement, whereby NT-MDT will sell, install, and support special inVia Raman systems for integration with its NTEGRA AFM.
NSD Bio Group, LLC, a North American Advisory firm, has been tapped by the U.S. China Economic and Security Review Commission, to conduct special analyses on China's continuing developmental efforts in specific high-tech industries, including Biotechnology and Nanotechnology.
These additions to Sigma-Aldrich's growing portfolio of research tools for regenerative medicine are expected to consist of serum-free media for bone marrow and umbilical cord stem cells, mesenchymal stem cells and neural stem cells; cytokine cocktails for stem cell expansion and differentiation; novel formulations for cyropreservation of stem cells; and specialized products to conduct clonogenic assays of the various stem cells.