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Cardium Announces New Orthobiologics Product Initiative Extending Gene Activated Matrix Technology to Deliver Bone Growth Factors

... been developed by the Tissue Repair Company to hard tissue applications such as bone, including: (1) ... products and medical devices for soft and hard tissue healing. The Gene Activated Matrix ... ligament, tendons and cartilage, as well as in hard tissue such as bone. The technology is ...

Beating the back-up blues

... That sinking feeling when your hard disk starts screeching and you haven't backed up ... storing information on home computers. Your hard drive is a metal disc made up of millions of tiny ... along the wire. "The reason why the hard disk on your computer is likely to break is ...

Self-assembling polymer arrays improve data storage potential

... to smaller electronic devices and higher-capacity hard drives. "In the past 20 to 30 years, ... new technologies on the horizon for future hard disk drives." In its current form, this method is very well-suited for designing hard drives and other data-storage devices, which need ...

Industry Veterans Join Molecular Imprints' Management Team

... of marketing and business development for hard disk drives and emerging markets, respectively. ... for expanding the company's leadership in the hard disk drive (HDD) industry. He will also drive the ... nanopatterning systems and solutions in the hard disk drive (HDD) and semiconductor industries. ...

New adhesive mimics gecko toe hairs

... a gecko's toes, researchers squeezed 42 million hard plastic microfibers onto each square centimeter ... second, so it'd get very tired if it had to work hard to pull its feet off at every step." The ... adhesive is made from a plastic that is very hard { like real gecko protein { so it is not 'sticky' ...

The Library of Congress in your wrist watch?

... that they point to a future where a 10-terabit hard drive is only one-inch square. That is 50 ... smaller areas on the disk. The $60 billion a year hard disk drive industry is investigating several new ... head. Still, he insisted, the 10-terabit hard drive will be a near-term innovation, appearing ...

MultiVu Video Feed: Hard Rock's 2007 Ambassadors of Rock Tour Is "On the Road Again" With Music Legend Willie Nelson

... Biodiesel Alliance On September 10th, 2007 hard Rock International is bringing its ... artist Willie Nelson and friends will perform at hard Rock Cafe in Times Square. Dedicated to its "save the planet" motto, hard Rock's Ambassadors Of Rock will also act as the ...

Cardium Provides Update on Phase 2b Excellarate Clinical Study and Plans for Additional Tissue Repair Applications

... repair of soft tissue injuries such as diabetic or pressure ulcers, but hard tissue injuries such as those affecting bone. Additional information ... soft tissue injuries such as diabetic or pressure ulcers, as well as hard tissue injuries such as those affecting bone," continued Mr. Reinhard. ( ...

Inexpensive plastic used in CDs could improve aircraft, computer electronics

... recently in the journal ACS Nano. Both groups really have been pushing hard in the area of polymer nanotube composites during the course of the last ... has not even begun to scratch the surface," Curran said. "There is hard science behind it, so developing it further will require significant ...

Sinovac Biotech Ltd. Files Annual Report on Form 20-F

... . The Company will provide a hard copy of its complete audited financial statements to its shareholders free of charge upon request. Requests for a hard copy of the 2008 annual report can be processed by visiting the Investor ...

Alexza Consolidates Operations to Focus Resources on AZ-004 (Staccato(R) Loxapine) for Acute Agitation

... and Symphony Capital, LLC. "The most difficult aspect of these hard decisions is the fact that Alexza has accomplished much in the past five years as a result of an incredible amount of hard work and dedication by many employees," said Thomas B. King, Alexza ...

Family Medicine Cabinet: Free, New On-Line Tool Helps Track Your Medication Safety

... health and medicine. With the many different medicines out there, it is hard to keep track of who in the family is taking what and the dangers of drug ... stay informed about their families' medications. But the reality is it's hard to keep up with new drug safety information coming out nearly every day," ...

Misonix Announces New Distribution Agreement for The Netherlands

... used by Neuro and General Surgeons for quick and efficient removal of both hard and soft tumors while sparing most vessels. In addition, OsteoSculpt(TM) ... specific osteotomy device capable of making precise cuts through bone and hard tissue while largely preserving delicate soft tissue structures. It offers ...

Denser, more powerful computer chips possible with plasmonic lenses that 'fly'

... the arm of an old-fashioned LP turntable and is similar to those used in hard disk drives, the researchers were able to create line patterns only 80 ... by Bogy. "Flying heads support the phenomenal advances in data storage in hard disk drives," said Bogy. "They enable the fast speeds and nanometer ...

Stuart Parkin first 'distinguished professor' at Eindhoven University of Technology

... The field of spintronics is critical in enabling new developments in hard disks and magnetic RAM memory, for instance. The read heads of modern hard disks would not function properly without the giant magnetoresistive ...

Like an arrow: Jumping insects use archery techniques

... called a 'pleural arch' which is a composite structure made of layers of hard cuticle and a rubbery protein called resilin. When the froghopper ... and the design of composite bows used in archery. The composite of a hard and an elastic material means that the skeleton of a froghopper, or an ...

Fujitsu PalmSecure and HT Systems' PatientSecure Selected by BayCare Health System to Protect Patient Confidentiality and Prevent Medical Identity Theft

... Inc., a leading supplier of innovative computer products including hard disk drives, peripherals and biometric security solutions, today announced ... Products of America, Inc. currently offers products and services including hard disk drives, scanners and scanner maintenance, palm vein recognition ...

JD Technologies, LLC Selected by FCT Ingenieurkeramik GmbH to Represent Their High Performance Ceramic Expertise In the United States

... and tolerances. They have expertise in all ceramic processes as well as hard machining / ceramic processes such as cutting, drilling, surface grinding, ... pressing, sintering, cold and hot isostatic pressing and high precision hard machining. Capabilities include pressing with subsequent green machining ...

Acologix Presents Preclinical Data on Cartilage Regeneration by AC-100 at the 30th ASBMR Annual Meeting

... pruritus in dialysis patients. The second program, AC-100, a new class of hard tissue growth promoting molecule, has been studied in two Phase II clinical studies and demonstrated high safety profile and selective hard tissue formation activities in dental restoration procedures. Further ...

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes Kionix's Dominance in the MEMS Accelerometers Market Through Product Line Strategy

... have been widely accepted in game controllers, notebook computers, hard disk drives (HDD), and personal navigation devices. The KXSC7 now allows ... functionality in mobile handsets, personal navigation/GPS-assist, hard disk drop protection in mobile products, and sports diagnostics. Kionix's ...

ETEX Launches Innovative Osteoinductive Orthobiologic, EquivaBone(TM)

... The market demands a combination DBM product that not only flows but sets hard for a complete defect fill. This product is the culmination of years of ... first combination product that is both moldable and injectable and sets hard once implanted. In addition, osteoinductivity of the DBM is certified ...

Ovalum Ltd. Announces Sales Launch of CiTop™ Product-Line in Europe

... of chronic complete arterial blockage (CTO). These obstructions are hard to traverse and patients are therefore often referred to bypass surgery or ... CEO says: " It is a great joy to see the real fruits after years of hard work. The company and management team are all united at this launch effort ...

Commencement 2008: Student innovation could improve data storage, magnetic sensors

... sensing at room temperature. Similar technology is currently in use in hard drives around the world, but they both use a two-dimensional film design ... cost, and power consumption of any electronic device that uses a magnetic hard drive, and a read head sensor based on a small number of these nanocolumns ...

Schering-Plough Launches Productivity Transformation Program To Confront New Challenges

... However, said Hassan, "hard new realities are requiring the hard new actions" that are being announced today. "The reality is that we face ... goals," he said. "This episode has been a case study of the impact of the hard new realities." "We need to improve the environment for pharmaceutical ...

The future of computing -- carbon nanotubes and superconductors to replace the silicon chip

... on the precise arrangement of carbon atoms in the nanotube, but thats hard to determine for single tubes. Bryan Hickey and his coworkers at Leeds ... memory. The catch is that superpositions are extremely delicate and hard to maintain, especially in memories containing large numbers of qubits ...

Researchers engineer new polymers to change their stiffness and strength when exposed to liquids

... mechanic adaptability -- meaning the polymer can change from hard to soft plastic and vice versa in seconds when exposed to liquid -- in the ... materials on which we reported in Science were designed to change from a hard plastic -- think of a CD case -- to a soft rubber when brought in contact ...

A researcher of UPV/EHU has designed nanomagnets for industry

... using hysteresis. Such magnetic behaviour enables the storage of computer hard discs in magnets: the magnetic field induces a magnetising of the small ... magnetic devices are focused on the field of storage and data treatment, hard discs, etc. The manufacture of nanomagnets and magnetic devices at a ...

PURE Bioscience to Present at Biocom Investors Conference

... dihydrogen citrate (SDC), the active ingredient in a revolutionary new hard surface disinfectant which kills Staph/MRSA as well as other human ... infections in the Tulsa County Jail since that facility began using the hard surface disinfectant in August 2006. The jail, with 1,700 cells and more ...

Molecules line up to make the tiniest of wires

... and then we have the wires that we want. You use the molecules to do the hard work for you. In one example, 25 parallel platinum nano-wires were made ... and lithographically define one single wire, its going to be painstakingly hard and expensive, said Buriak. But, if you can have a cheap molecule do it ...

New clues about a hydrogen fuel catalyst

... tell us what is the hardest part of the chemical reaction," said PNNL chemist and study author Roger Rousseau. "If we can find a way to change the hard part, that is, make it easier to release the hydrogen, then we can improve this catalyst." Molecular Tank Researchers and engineers are ...

GeoVax Labs, Inc. Provides Clinical Studies Update

... have held high promise that the GeoVax vaccine will be able to contribute to the control of HIV-1 in already infected humans. Our team is working hard to develop the clinical trial protocol and to assemble all the information required for an FDA submission seeking approval to move forward with the ...

BioNeutral's Ygiene(TM) Hospital Grade Antimicrobial Proven To Be Completely Inert to Steel In Independent Corrosion Testing

... tested were found to be corrosive: Lysol(R) Disinfectant All Purpose Cleaner 4N1; Odo Ban(R) Silver Formula Germ Control 24; Clorox(R) Anywhere hard Surface Daily Sanitizer Spray; Lysol(R) Disinfectant Bathroom Cleaner 4N1; Clorox(R) Regular Bleach; and Green Works(TM) Natural Bathroom Cleaner. ...

Cardium Regains Listing Compliance with NYSE Amex

... Excellarate and on additional product candidates that we believe hold the potential for treating a range of different soft tissue injuries as well as hard tissue applications such as bone repair, which we expect to be the subject of additional reports in the weeks and months ahead." About ...

Thomson Reuters Announces 2009 Edition of the CMR International Pharmaceutical R&D Factbook

... The CMR International 2009 Pharmaceutical R&D Factbook is available as single-user or enterprise-wide editions, in either electronic or hard copy format. For further information, please go to: http://cmr.thomsonreuters.com/services/factbook . About Thomson ...

NewLink Genetics Corporation Closes $7.5 Million Financing

... development of its therapeutic cancer products. This financing involved additional funding from prior investors. "NewLink has worked hard to become one of the leaders in the expanding field of cancer immunotherapy," said Dr. Charles Link, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of NewLink ...

Neogen Named to Fortune's List of Fastest Growing Companies

... deadly consequences." In addition to its number 21 ranking on the FSB 100 list, Fortune featured Neogen as one of five companies "Thriving In hard Times." Fortune's ninth annual list of the fastest-growing small public companies in America includes U.S.-based firms with annual revenues of less ...

Unexpectedly long-range effects in advanced magnetic devices

... because in principle the structures could be made even smaller than the minimum practical size for the magnetic islands that record data on hard disk drives, according to NIST metallurgist Robert Shull. The key trick is to cover a thin layer of a ferromagnetic material, in which the ...

Nobel Laureate Lee Hartwell to Retire as President and Director of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in 2010

... the search for Hartwell's successor will begin immediately. "Lee's leadership over these last 12 years has been extraordinary," Walker said. "It's hard for us to picture Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center without Lee at the helm. We're fortunate that Lee will be around to ensure that the ...

The MedZilla Report: May 2009 Employment Outlook for Biotech/Pharma/Health

... dirt on applicants. "Once something is on the internet, it's there forever, even if you think you deleted it," said Hopps. "It's hard to keep social networks professional -- especially when you use them to share photos and news with your friends -- but mistakes, especially now, can ...

Shamir Optical Industry Ltd. Announces Availability of Its Annual Report on Form 20-F Through Its Website

... filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on June 18, 2009, is available through its website ( www.shamir.co.il ). Shareholders may receive a hard copy of the annual report free of charge upon request. This press release is being issued pursuant to NASDAQ Listing Rule 5250(d)(1)(C). ...
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