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Major Stem Cell Breakthrough

Minerva Biotechnologies, a leading nanotechnology, cancer and stem cell development company today announced a major breakthrough in stem cell research. Minerva and collaborators at the University of California at Santa Barbara discovered that a single, new growth factor can not only support massive growth of human embryonic stem cells (hESCs) in vitro, but also maintains them in a nearly 100% undifferentiated state without the need for fibroblast "'eeder cells'.

Oct 3rd, 2008

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mPhase Smart Nanobattery Demonstration on Video

Microfludics and nanotechnology development company mPhase Technologies, Inc. today announced that it has released a video demonstrating how its manually activated reserve lithium battery with breakable separator is used to power a LED Maglite flashlight.

Oct 2nd, 2008

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ASM Finalizes Sale of its NanoPhotonics Stake

ASM International today announced that it has finalized the sale of its 72.86% interest in NanoPhotonics AG, a company engaged in defect measurement equipment for the semiconductor industry, to Ricmar Beteiligungs GmbH, of Kramsach, Austria.

Oct 2nd, 2008

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Reorganization at Nanophase

Nanophase Technologies, a leader in nanomaterials and advanced nanoengineered products, today announced several internal promotions and a realignment of management responsibilities to more effectively identify and capitalize on market opportunities.

Oct 1st, 2008

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