Dow AgroSciences, NemGenix Establish New Collaboration in Plant Biotechnology
INDIANAPOLIS and PERTH, Australia, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW ), and NemGenix, a Perth based biotechnology company, announced today a newly established collaboration agreement to pursue novel technologies to...
Vega Picks Tennessee Firm to Assist with Construction of Biomass Plant in Georgia
LONDON, June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VEGA PROMOTIONAL SYSTEMS, INC. (Pink Sheets: VGPR) today announced it has chosen Chattanooga, TN based consulting firm, Tennessee Power Company, Inc. to assist the Company in building a biomass production facility in Georgia.
Vega recently announced...
FDA Inspects Hovione's API Manufacturing Plant in Macau
LOURES, Portugal, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Hovione's API plant
has just successfully passed a pre-approval inspection by FDA.
The inspection, carried out by Mr. Michael Charles, investigator of New
York District office in Buffalo and Mr. ChunChang Fang, Chemist from
Hovione Opens its New API Plant in Cork
CORK, Ireland, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Hovione held today the opening
ceremony of its new active pharmaceutical ingredient manufacturing site in
Cork. Hovione contracted with Pfizer last December to take over the site that
had been manufacturing Lipitor(R) since 1997. The handover of the plan...
Novavax Announces Operational Status of Its Vaccine Pilot Plant and Commercial Launch Facility
ROCKVILLE, Md., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq:
NVAX ) announced today that all equipment in its new Good Manufacturing
Practice ("GMP") Pilot Plant
to manufacture pandemic and seasonal influenza
vaccine clinical supplies and commercial batches at a 1,000 liter scale...
Enerkem announces first commercial-scale biofuels and biochemicals plant is entering start-up phase
Major milestone achieved bringing Enerkem one step closer to becoming the
first producer of biofuels and biochemicals to commercially use waste
MONTREAL, Jan. 12 /PRNewswire/ - Enerkem Inc., a leading advanced biofuels and biochemicals technology company, announced tod...
SemBioSys begins phase I/II trial of insulin produced in plant seeds
TSX symbol: SBS
CALGARY, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - SemBioSys Genetics Inc. (TSX:SBS), a biotechnology company developing protein pharmaceuticals in crop plants, today announced that it has initiated a phase I/II clinical trial of its plant-produced insulin with the first injection o...
Rosetta Genomics Leverages its MicroRNA Platform Technologies to Launch Plant Biotech Initiative
Initiates Rosetta Green, a Project Which Will Leverage Rosetta Genomics'
Proprietary microRNA Technologies and Strong IP Position to Develop a Wide Range of Plant-Based Applications
The Company has Recently Secured Up to $1.5M From Private Investors, Which
Will be Invested...
Nomad Bioscience: New Plant Biotechnology Company Founded to Focus on Biomaterials and Biopharmaceuticals
MUNICH, Germany, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- NOMAD Bioscience GmbH,
Munich, Germany (NOMAD) is a private biotechnology company developing
plant-made biomaterials and biopharmaceuticals that address critical unmet
needs. NOMAD is developing a series of high-value products such as
Human Trial Results Show Plant Extract Tops Drug at Regulating Blood Sugar Levels; Huge Market Seen for Newly Developed Food Additive Emulin™
Human trials show that Emulin(TM), a plant-based extract, is better than metformin, the leading Type 2 diabetes medication, at controlling blood sugar levels in human beings.
Winter Haven, FL (PRWEB) September 16, 2008 -- A newly developed plant
extract can regulate blo...
Dow AgroSciences, Sangamo BioSciences Announce the Achievement of Key Milestones in Plant Agriculture Collaboration
ZFP Technology Accelerates Precision Gene Control, Trait Stacking in Commercial Crop Species
INDIANAPOLIS and RICHMOND, Calif., June 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dow
AgroSciences LLC and Sangamo BioSciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: SGMO ) announced
today the successful completio...
Dow AgroSciences, Sangamo BioSciences Announce the Achievement of Key Milestone in Plant Agriculture Collaboration
CEO of Dow AgroSciences Announces Milestone in Wall Street Presentation
INDIANAPOLIS, and RICHMOND, Calif., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
Dow AgroSciences LLC and Sangamo BioSciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: SGMO ) today
announced the successful completion of a key research milestone as part of
RG Global Corporate Update: First Coal Bed Methane Water Treatment Plant Near Completion; Expanding Water Treatment Applications
ANAHEIM, Calif., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- RG Global (OTC
Bulletin Board: RGBL) announced today that the company is on schedule for
construction of its coal bed methane water treatment plant
numerous projected growth areas for the Company.
Coal Bed Methane Water Treatme...
Masada Resource Group Donates TVA Biomass Pilot Plant Facilities and Equipment to Auburn University
BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Dec. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Masada Resource Group, LLC, a
Birmingham, Alabama firm specializing in municipal solid waste-to-ethanol
technology, announced today that it has donated biomass pilot plant
facilities and equipment the company recently purchased from the Tennessee
Dow AgroSciences and Exelixis Plant Sciences Announce Major Research Collaboration, Asset Purchase to Advance Gene Discovery and Validation
INDIANAPOLIS and SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Sept. 4
/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary
of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW ), and Exelixis Plant
wholly owned subsidiary of Exelixis, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXEL ), announced today
that the compani...
Catilin Receives Renewable Energy Award for Pilot Plant
Iowa Department of Economic Development Awards Funds to Catilin, Inc.
AMES, Iowa, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Catilin, Inc., a leading catalyst technology company for biofuels, announced today a Demonstration Fund award of $150,000 by the Iowa Department of Economic Development. The award is ta...
MannKind Agrees with Pfizer on the Purchase of Frankfurt Insulin Manufacturing Plant
VALENCIA, Calif., March 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MannKind Corporation (Nasdaq: MNKD ) today announced that it has entered into agreements with Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE ) to purchase Pfizer's insulin facility at Industriepark Hoechst, Frankfurt am Main, Germany and assets related to the produc...
Sturgeon and Caviar From Aquaculture: United Food Technologies AG Hands Over Turnkey Plant
WEINHEIM, Germany, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Caviar has become one of the
rarest and most valuable delicacies. However in view of the over fished
sturgeon populations in the wild, the huge demand can only be satisfied
with sustainable aquaculture. United Food Technologies AG (UFT) has many
China-Biotics, Inc. Completes Foundation for Its New Plant
SHANGHAI, China, May 9 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China-Biotics,
Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CHBT) ("China-Biotics," "the Company"), a leading
Chinese firm specializing in the manufacture, research, development,
marketing and distribution of probiotics products, today announced it
Novavax Opens Its First U.S. Vaccine Plant
Company, State and County Representatives Unveil State-of-the-Art Facility in Rockville, MD
ROCKVILLE, Md., May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Officials from Novavax,
Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX ), the State of Maryland and Montgomery County today
celebrated the opening of Novav...
Enerkem announces progress on construction of Canada's first cellulosic ethanol plant
MONTREAL, March 4 /PRNewswire/ - Enerkem today announced progress on
the construction of its commercial demonstration plant
for the production
of cellulosic ethanol.
The Enerkem plant
in Westbury, Canada will be one of the first plants
in the world to make cellulosic ethanol at an industrial...
Wisconsin plant is part of NCR's global RFID initiative
Viroqua, Wis . -- A former paper converting plant
in this southwestern Wisconsin community is part of the giant NCR Corp.'s push to become a major global player in radio frequency identification.
The plant, part of NCR's Systemedia group, produces various types of labels and thermal transfer...
Biodiesel plant being built in DeForest to make alternative fuel
Anamax Corporation broke ground Monday on a new biodiesel plant
in DeForest, the largest of its kind in the state at 12,300 square feet and an expected output of 20 million gallons of biodiesel annually.
Biodiesel is a biodegradable, non-toxic fuel made from vegetable oil or animal byproducts th...
Hutchinson plant expansion nears completion
Eau Claire, Wis. - Hutchinson Technology Inc. , a designer and manufacturer of disk drives for computers and other electronic goods, is nearing completion of a 70,000 square foot plant
addition to serve the growing market for disk drives.
Following its completion next month, Hutchinson will ...
Ethanol plant builder to expand Merrill facility
Merrill, Wis. - Worldwide ethanol production will exceed 15 billion gallons in 2007, and a Wisconsin construction company is expanding its local headquarters to help the state get a larger piece of the action.
Agra Industries, Inc ., which was founded upon the acquisition of the agricultural ...
DeForest biodiesel plant begins production
DeForest, Wis . - Wisconsin's first large-scale biodiesel plant
has officially opened with a capacity to produce 20 million gallons per year.
Sanimax Energy will operate the plant
and produce 60,000 gallons of biodiesel per day from a variety of different raw materials, including beef tallow....
Quantitative Analysis of GFP in Plant Extracts Using the VersaFluor Fluorometer System
Adrian R. Elliott, Peer M. Schenk and Christopher P.L. Grof
CSIRO Tropical Agriculture, Brisbane, Queensland
The Green Fluorescent Protein (GFP) from Aequorea victoria is a useful
reporter gene in higher organisms...
Using the VersaFluor Fluorometer to Quantitate GUS Expression in Plant Tissues Bombarded With the Biolistic PDS-1000/He System
Nicholas N. Lyssenko and Mark L. Tucker, Soybean and Alfalfa Research Lab,
USDA, ARS, Bldg. 006, BARC-West, Beltsville, MD, USA 20705
In 1987 Jefferson et al. described the use of β-glucuronidase
(GUS) as a marker to ...
Total RNA Isolation From 50100 mg Plant Tissue
AquaPure RNA Isolation Kit
Expected yield range: 50200 g RNA
1.Add 50100 mg (0.050.1 g) frozen ground tissue or fresh tissue to a
tissue grinder tube on ice a...
Detection of Platinum Species in Plant Material by Preparative Isotachophoresis Using the Model 491 Prep Cell, Rev A
Contributed by J. Messerschmidt and F. Alt, Institut fr
Spektrochemie und angewandte Spektroskopie, Bunsen-Kirchhoff-
Str. 11, D-44139 Dortmund, Germany
An isotachophoretic method is presented for the separation of platinum
Simple and Rapid Isolation of Plant RNA
Using the Eppendorf Perfect RNA, Eukaryotic, Maxi Kit
Simple and Rapid Isolation of Plant
Using the Eppendorf Perfect RNA, Eukaryotic, Maxi Kit
Sonja Vorwerk and Barbro Patterson
Sonja Vorwerk, Max Planck Institut fr Zchtungsforschung, Carl-von-Linn
Weg 10, 50829 Cologne, ...
SGI layoffs affect 33 at Chippewa Falls plant
Chippewa Falls, Wis. - Silicon Graphics Inc. , a manufacturer of high-performance computers headquartered in California, announced Friday the cutting of 33 jobs at their Chippewa Falls manufacturing plant
as part of the company's restructuring.
These cuts, made in all areas of the business, b...
Evansville site chosen for biodiesel plant
Evansville, Wis. - After months of speculation, North Prairie Productions, LLC , an alternative fuel producer, announced that it has selected a site for a biodiesel plant
that will produce 45 million gallons of fuel per year.
The company will begin construction on the $42 million facility nex...
Wisconsin Rapids to welcome new ethanol plant
Wisconsin Rapids, Wis. - Mayor Mary Jo Carson is thrilled about the prospect of an ethanol plant
coming to her city.
Located in the geographic center of the state, Wisconsin Rapids has experienced a recent erosion of its job market and tax base, but this new project could be the auspicious dev...
Thompson in partnership to build ethanol plant
Sharon, Wis. - Global Renewable LLC, a Whitewater, Wis. partnership that includes former Gov. Tommy Thompson , has unveiled plans to build and operate a $195 million ethanol plant
in the Walworth County Village of Sharon .
Pending municipal approvals, the Sharon Ethanol Plant
annually would ...
BEST BioDiesel gets permits for 8M gallon plant
Cashton, Wis. - BEST BioDiesel, LLC has received construction and operating permits from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources for an eight million gallon fuel production facility in Cashton.
The facility will be called BEST BioDiesel Cashton and be a wholly owned subsidiary of BES...
Investors raise $25 million for biodiesel plant
Evansville, Wis . - Gov. Jim Doyle may have committed $250,000 in state funding to the development of a 62,400-square-foot biodiesel plant
that will be built here over the next year, but it's Wisconsin investors that have really made it possible.
The $60 million plant, to be developed by Nor...
State provides $200K for Necedah ethanol plant
Madison, Wis. - Gov. Jim Doyle has announced the allocation of $200,000 in state funding to support the construction of a new ethanol plant
in the Juneau County village of Necedah.
The funding, which will come from the Department of Commerce, will help Necedah construct a new well and water ma...
Protocol for GenomePlex Whole Genome Amplification from Plant
II. Product Components
III. Materials to be Supplied by the User
IV. Protocol for Extraction of DNA from Plant
V. Protocol for GenomePlex Whole Genome Amplification from Plant
VI. Quantification of Amplified Products
DOE awards $377 million in funding for 46 energy frontier research centers
...ease our fundamental knowledge of the physical structure of bio-polymers in plant
cell walls to provide a basis for improved methods for converting biomass i...s to use fundamental knowledge about the interactions between catalysts and plant
cell walls to design improved processes for the conversion of biomass to en...