Newly formed Cambridge, Mass.-based Proteostasis Therapeutics Inc. has raised $45 million in a Series A financing to develop therapies, which the firm has dubbed proteostasis regulators, to treat multiple genetic and degenerative disorders associated with protein homeostasis deficiencies, such as Alzheimer's disease, emphysema, Type II diabetes and Huntington's disease.
NanoViricides, Inc. said that Anil R. Diwan, PhD, President of the Company, was a participant in a panel on global pharmaceutical strategies at the Fourth Annual Swedish-American Life Sciences Summit held August 20-22, 2008 in Stockholm, Sweden.
Trina Solar Limite, a leading integrated manufacturer of solar photovoltaic products from the production of ingots, wafers and cells to the assembly of PV modules, today announced that its subsidiary, Changzhou Trina Solar Energy Co., Ltd., has signed a supplemental agreement to the long-term polysilicon supply agreement with a subsidiary of GCL Silicon Technology Holdings Inc.
The new N_charge technology platform, which was developed by Nanogate AG within the framework of the 'Advanced Composites' program initiated two years ago, for the first time enables the low-cost storage of electric charges in different underlying media such as glass, textiles and plastics.
Obducat, a supplier of lithography solutions based on NanoImprint Lithography and Electron Beam Lithography, announced the receipt of an order from Luxtaltek Corporation for one Sindre 400 system and one Sindre 60 system,
CytoViva Inc., a leading provider of optical imaging solutions to the nanotechnology research market, has integrated new hyperspectral imaging technology (HSI) with its advanced nano- scale microscope system.
Oxford Instruments has achieved 22.07 Tesla in a fully superconducting magnet operating at 4.2 Kelvin, the result of continuing efforts into studying the application of HTS high temperature superconducting and LTS low temperature superconducting technology in the manufacture of high magnetic fields.
Less than three months after announcing a strategic investment into thin-film photovoltaics, Masdar, the Abu Dhabi renewable energy company, yesterday broke ground on its first photovoltaic production plant in Ichtershausen, Germany.