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ImClone Systems and Lonza Walkersville to Discuss Paperless QC Micro at PDA Annual Meeting

QC managers will share improvements from automating their environmental monitoring processes using MODA-EM™ Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) April 16, 2009 -- The Parenteral Drug Association (PDA) is hosting their annual meeting in Las Vegas, NV on April 20-24, 2009 at Red R...

MODA Offers Paperless QC Micro Webinar Series on Automating Environmental Monitoring, Utility and Product Testing

First of two interactive presentations features ImClone Systems, a global biopharmaceutical company and innovators of ERBITUX® (cetuximab), novel therapy for advanced head and neck cancer. Wayne, PA (PRWEB) January 26, 2009 -- MODA Technology Partners will be launch...

NIST micro sensor and micro fridge make cool pair

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have combined two tiny but powerful NIST inventions on a single microchip, a cryogenic sensor and a microrefrigerator. The combination offers the possibility of cheaper, simpler and faster precision analysis of materials such...

Advanced Energy Consortium will develop micro and nanosensors to boost energy production

AUSTIN, TexasThe Bureau of Economic Geology at The University of Texas at Austins Jackson School of Geosciences announces the Advanced Energy Consortium (AEC), a multimillion-dollar research consortium dedicated to the development of micro and nanotechnology applications to increase oil and gas pr...

Understanding of actuator properties of carbon nanotubes bring micro machines closer

Imagine machines smaller than microscopic in size working around us, in us and for us. Imagine them seeking out diseases, cleaning the environment and making the world a better place. Just as a car is a combination of a whole series of separate items, engine, suspension, wheels, electronics, cha...

Mazak picks Micro Estimating System package

New Berlin, Wis. - Machine tool builder Mazak Corp. of Florence, Ky. has purchased the engineering software of New Berlin-based Micro Estimating Systems Inc. for performing advanced process planning and time studies at its newly expanded National Technology Center. Mazak plans to use the s...

Microparts interest group workshop

...ro-scale. 'Microparts' is a joint EURAMET research project in the area of micro co-ordinate metrology for miniature components. VSL, NPL, PTB and METAS are... platforms Calibration and traceability of micro-CMM platforms Integrated micro metrology and micro manufacturing techniques A workshop dinner will be h...

America's Organic Home-Fueling Movement Begins in Los Angeles

...07 by Tom Quinn and ethanol scientist Floyd Butterfield to create efficient micro ethanol refinery products for people who want to break their dependency on ...ectronics, automotive and software industries. E-Fuel creates ethanol micro refinery products that conform to U.S. safety and durability standards and ...

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

...at proliferative cells migrate into the Gene Activated Matrix and then take up the immobilized gene resulting in localized and sustained production of micro quantities of growth factor proteins or other therapeutic proteins based on the protein-producing DNA of choice. Compared with current protein therap...

GreenHouse Debuts the World's First E-Fuel MicroFuelerTM in Los Angeles

...07 by Tom Quinn and ethanol scientist Floyd Butterfield to create efficient micro ethanol refinery products for people who want to break their dependency on ...lectronics, automotive and software industries. E-Fuel creates ethanol micro refinery products that conform to U.S. safety and durability standards and ...

Nano measurement in the third dimension

...ndths - or even millionths - of millimetres. These micro and nano structures must be manufactured and assem...ed a metrological scanning probe microscope into a micro and nano coordinate measuring instrument. This now...ar within an area of 25 square kilometres the new micro and nano coordinate measuring instrument would not...

2 Springer authors receive NWO/Spinoza Prize in the Netherlands

...ment of new medical equipment. Dr. van den Berg is co-author of the Springer book Lab-on-Chips for Cellomics and co-editor of the proceedings volumes micro Total Analysis Systems. The WO/Spinoza Prize is awarded to Dutch researchers who rank among the world's top scientists. The laureates are internati...

Solon Manufacturing Company Acquires PurFybr Brands; Adds Influenza Virus Diagnostic Swabs to Product Line

...ntamination during the collection of specimens for a range of diagnostic testing, including rapid viral tests. Among its products, the company's ultra micro fine wires have been shown to be highly effective in testing for and collecting specimens for sexually transmitted diseases. Solon fully expects ...

GreenHouse Energy, Governor Schwarzenegger Join in Driving the Future of Fueling in California

...07 by Tom Quinn and ethanol scientist Floyd Butterfield to create efficient micro ethanol refinery products for people who want to break their dependency on ...lectronics, automotive and software industries. E-Fuel creates ethanol micro refinery products that conform to U.S. safety and durability standards and ...

Biomimetic-engineering design can replace spaghetti tangle of nanotubes in novel material

...S) devices have the potential to revolutionize the world of sensors: motion, chemical, temperature, etc. But taking electromechanical devices from the micro scale down to the nano requires finding a means to dissipate the heat output of this tiny gadgetry. In a paper appearing in Nano Letters , Profes...

Evidence of macroscopic quantum tunneling detected in nanowires

...y expects to observe quantum tunneling," Bezryadin said. According to Bezryadin, who is also a researcher at the Beckman Institute and the Illinois micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory, it has long been established that single electrons can tunnel, but scant evidence has existed until now for the group t...

The West Michigan Science & Technology Initiative is Named Statewide Reviewer for Life Science Funding Requests Through New Program

... Capital Fund. The Michigan Pre-Seed Capital Fund micro Loan program was developed to support high-tech, h...gan-based business, and could ultimately repay the micro loan. "This is a great opportunity for entrep...n. Nearly $1 million is available through the new micro Loan program with loans available from $10,000 to ...

Biomedical Sciences Companies Expanding in Asia Invested More Than US$500 Million in Singapore

...rdable tests for cancer, avian flu and other infectious diseases, licensed to Dyamed Biotech -- Virtual Reaction Chamber, affordable micro fluidics real time PCR machine, licensed to MP Biomedicals under agreement with Exploit Technologies Singapore Draws High Value-...

World Micromachine Summit highlights technologies impacting energy and the environment

...he knowledge and expertise to influence the use of micro and nano technologies. The purpose is to gain a be...y. That's why we created a strategy to build local micro and nanotechnology industries that can bring micro and nanotechnology solutions to the challenges fac...

Dozens of New Clean Technology and Nanotech Products Unveiled at TechConnect World Expo in Houston, Texas, May 5-6

...ologies. Nanotech '09, now in its 12th year, is the largest and most prominent nanotechnology event in the world, attracting thousands of nano, micro and bio technology executives, to bring nanotechnology from the laboratory to the marketplace. The TechConnect Summit ties these events togethe...

Under the Microscope: 'Micro IVF'

... cuts down on time and medication costs required for conventional IVF. micro IVF can be described as taking only oral fertility medications with or with...erent types of patients." II. Dr. David Kreiner, MD, F.A.C.O.G. (PRO micro IVF), Medical Director of East Coast Fertility in NYC. "Micro IVF is ...

Pizza tossing art unlocks secrets of tiny motors

... Monash University scientists have unlocked the physics of the perfect pizza toss and will use it to design the next generation of micro motors thinner that a human hair. Mr Daniel (Kuang-Chen) Liu, a PhD student supervised by Associate Professor James Friend and Senior Lecturer Lesl...

TechConnect World Conference Showcases Houston Leaders May 3-7, at the George R. Brown Convention Center

...ologies. Nanotech '09, now in its 12th year, is the largest and most prominent nanotechnology event in the world, attracting thousands of nano, micro and bio technology executives, to bring nanotechnology from the laboratory to the marketplace. The TechConnect Summit ties these events togethe...

Self-assembled nanowires could make chips smaller and faster

...ect-free gallium-arsenide nanowires that could readily be scaled up for manufacturing purposes," said Li, who also is affiliated with the university's micro and Nanoelectronics Laboratory and the Beckman Institute. "It's a non-lithographic process that can precisely control the nanowire dimension and orien...

New Discoveries on a Fingertip Test for Screening Silent Heart Disease Promising Results of Recent Clinical Studies to be Presented during the 2009 American College of Cardiology Conference, March 29th - April 1st in Orlando

...y Angiography Presentation Number: 1036-281 Abstract Title: High Risk Subclinical Coronary Atherosclerosis Is Associated With Impaired Macro and micro -Vascular Reactivity Presentation Time: Monday, Mar 30, 2009, 9:30 AM -10:30 AM Topic: CT Coronary Angiography Presentation Number: 1040-102 Ab...

TechConnect World Publishes Conference Agenda Featuring More than 2,700 Presentations Addressing Nano, Bio and Clean Technologies

... Electronics & Microsystems Track - covering sensors & systems; MEMS & NEMS devices & applications; lighting & displays; micro & nano fluidics; nano electronics & photonics, and more. Medical & Biotech Track - focusing on cancer research; drug delivery; ...

Scientists prove graphene's edge structure affects electronic properties

...rong edge state, whereas edges with armchair orientation did not," said Lyding, who also is affiliated with the university's Beckman Institute and the micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory. "We found that pieces of graphene smaller than about 10 nanometers with predominately zigzag edges exhibited metallic...

Carbon nanotube avalanche process nearly doubles current

...plateaus near 25 microamps, and then sharply increases at higher electric fields," said Pop, who also is affiliated with the Beckman Institute and the micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory at the U. of I. "We performed repeated measurements, obtaining currents of up to 40 microamps, nearly twice those of pre...

Medarex Announces Allowance of Investigational New Drug Application for Company's First Antibody-Drug Conjugate, MDX-1203

...tibody-drug conjugate candidates in development demonstrating enhanced anti-tumor activity in xenograft models, even with single doses as low as 0.005 micro mol/kg, when compared to the anti-cancer antibodies alone. Preclinical studies have also demonstrated that anti-tumor activity is maintained in drug-r...

NSTI Announces the 12th Annual Nanotech Conference & Expo 2009 May 3-7, at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas

...Houston, Texas. Now in its 12th year, the largest and most prominent Nanotechnology event is expected to attract a community of more than 5,000 Nano, micro and Bio technology executives, who will gather to promote advanced research and best practices, and bring Nanotechnology from the laboratory to the ma...

Researchers measure elusive repulsive force from quantum fluctuations

...e into direct contact," said Capasso. By contrast, attractive Casimir forces can limit the ultimate miniaturization of small-scale devices known as micro Electromechanical Systems (MEMS), a technology widely used to trigger the release of airbags in cars, as the attractive forces may push together movin...

ISTO Technologies to Present at OneMedPlace Emerging Company Finance Conference

...bring together promising emerging healthcare and life science companies with strategic and venture investors focused on new technologies, emerging and micro cap public companies. Information about OneMedPlace and the conference may be found at http://www.onemedplace.com . ISTO is a privately-held ...

Baxa Features Rapid-Fill(TM) Colored Labels, PACT(TM) Products, Exacta-Mix(TM) 2400 Compounders and Abacus(TM) Software at the ASHP Mid-Year Clinical Meeting

...Automated Compounder and Abacus(TM) TPN Calculation Software. Market-leading Exacta-Mix Compounders are the only system that automates both macro and micro ingredient deliveries for parenteral solution compounding. Abacus is used for total parenteral nutrition (TPN) order entry and calculation. Designed...

Intradigm Announces Issuance of Key Patent Related to Enhancing Efficacy and Potency of RNAi Therapeutics

...ural modifications in various cell types, including mammalian. The issued claims not only focus on siRNA but also include specific claims directed to micro RNA (miRNA), pre-miRNA, and short hairpin RNA (shRNA). This patent issues from a portfolio of several applications disclosing efficacy-enhancing meth...

Self-powered devices possible, says Texas A&M researcher

...ries. "Even the disturbances in the form of sound waves such as pressure waves in gases, liquids and solids may be harvested for powering nano- and micro devices of the future if these materials are processed and manufactured appropriately for this purpose," Cagin said. Key to this technology, Cagin ...

MGuard(TM), InspireMD's Novel Coronary Stent System, was Celebrated by World Leading Interventional Cardiologists at the Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) in Washington DC, USA, October 12-17 2008

...rd Grube's inspiring presentation on MGuard(TM): "Coronary Stent Grafts and micro Stents - The InspireMD Woven PET Polymer MGuard(TM) Stent Graft: Clinical E...MGuard(TM) solutions for current stenting problems such as distal macro and micro embolization, axial displacement, persistent intra-luminal narrowing, and i...

SkinMedica Launches TNS Essential Serum(TM)

...dicated for the treatment of mild-to-moderate atopic dermatitis; EpiQuin(R) micro (4% hydroquinone) cream is indicated for melasma and postinflammatory hyper...of unwanted facial hair in women; and NeoBenz(R) Micro Cream and NeoBenz(R) micro SD (single dose) are the only benzoyl peroxide prescription products that c...

Microplate Instrumentation & Supplies Market to Exceed $5.0 Billion by 2015, According to New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc

...2008 -- Playing a pivotal role in laboratory automation and simplification of research process, microplate technology has come to replace conventional micro test tubes and cuvettes for running medium-to-high throughput assays. Ever increasing testing volumes have prompted majority of laboratories to implem...

Waters Corporation Gives Boost to Clinical Research Programs at University of Sherbrooke Hospital

... assessing metabolites for various other diseases. The device is in addition to the acquisition of the first mass spectrometer -- a Waters Quattro(TM) micro - - made possible by the Fondation du CHUS in 2005. At that time, the CHUS had the distinction of being Quebec's first university hospital to put this...

Small Animal Imaging Market: Biospace Lab Wins Frost & Sullivan Accolade for Its Successful Product Line Strategy

...he imaging of molecular, metabolic, physiologic as well as anatomical events in small animals. The autoradiography solution includes Beta Imager and micro Imager, which are marked by sensitivity and speed. They are applied in the accurate detection, localisation and quantification of radio-labeled molecu...
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