As an addition to the varied and in-depth workshops and panels where luminaries cover the business of biotechnology, EBD Group today announced that it will feature a special emphasis on biotech developments in Spain during the BIO-Europe Spring 2008 conference, held April 7-9, 2008 in Madrid, Spain.
Nextreme Thermal Solutions, a leader in microscale thermal and power management products for the electronics industry, announces that it has been awarded US Patent 7,342,169 for 'Phonon-Blocking, Electron-Transmitting Low-Dimensional Structures' technology that has the potential to significantly impact energy conservation and thermal management.
Jim Mason, executive director of the Oklahoma Nanotechnology Initiative, said 42 companies have publicly registered with the branch of the State Chamber of Oklahoma that encourages research and the adoption of various forms of nanotechnology.
BioForce Nanosciences Holdings, Inc., a producer of integrated biological and mechanical systems for life science researchers at the micro and nano scales, today announced that it is launching a Surface Patterning Service utilizing its Nano eNabler and Nano eNabler CB molecular printers.
Soligie, a market leader in design and manufacture of printed electronics, announced today that industry veterans Richard Morris and Mark Duarte have joined the company to lead sales and business development activities.
CombiMatrix Corporation announced that its financial statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2007, included in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K filed on March 19, 2008, contained a going concern qualification from its independent registered accounting firm.
Lightwave Logic, a technology company focused on the development of electro-optic polymer chips for applications in high-speed fiber-optic telecommunications and optical computing, has commenced production of its first prototype photonic chip.
Battelle Ventures, LP, has led the $5.1-million Series A funding round of BioNanomatrix, Inc., a Philadelphia-based company developing and commercializing nanoscale, single-molecule imaging and analytic platforms designed to dramatically reduce the time and cost needed to analyze the genome.
Carbon Nanoprobes Inc. was awarded an Industrial Incentive Grant from the Materials Research Institute of Penn State. The Materials Research Institute will provide funds for CN Probes' newly established fabrication project at Penn State, recognizing it is one of the leading biotechnology companies in its field.
Plextronics, Inc. announced that after a competitive review of submitted proposals, the Pennsylvania NanoMaterials Commercialization Center's Center's technical advisory committee and governing board approved funding for Plextronics and two other companies.
QuantumBio Inc. has been selected to receive a FastTrack Small Business Innovation Research Grant totaling over $865,000 from the National Institutes of Health. The project will focus on research and development of novel, quantum mechanics-based methods for the study of protein/drug interactions.