NPL and University of Surrey sign £10m deal
The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) and the University
of Surrey have signed an agreement to collaborate on the delivery of a GBP10m programme to translate the results of research into innovation that makes a real-world difference. The collaboration is supported by a GBP4m Knowledge Transfer Ac...
Charging ahead: University of Houston team revealing secrets of electricity-producing materials
Much like humans, materials are capable of some pretty remarkable things when they're placed under pressure. In fact, under the right conditions, materials can even produce electricity.
Driven by the vision of our society one day being basically self-propelled, a team of University
of Houston s...
Axial Biotech Enters Partnership with the University of Utah to Utilize the Utah Population Database to Develop Personalized Diagnostic Tests for Spine Disorders
SALT LAKE CITY, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Axial Biotech, Inc., a company personalizing spine care through the development of molecular diagnostics, and the University
of Utah today announced that they have entered into a collaboration that allows Axial access to the University's rich ...
Hygeia Therapeutics Signs an Exclusive License with Yale University for Potent, Safe Topical Anti-Androgens
Hygeia Therapeutics has added to its portfolio of topical hormonal modulators with the acquisition of a series of potent topical anti-androgens. The compounds are expected to be devoid of systemic activity and will be developed for skin and hair disorders associated with increased sensitivity to...
Kornberg Associates Architects Selected to Develop Design for New Stanford University Imaging Center
MENLO PARK, Calif., June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Kornberg Associates | Architects ( www.kornberg.com ) has been selected by Stanford University
to design a new Cognitive & Neurobiological Imaging Center. Ken Kornberg, president and founder, made the announcement. The firm has worked with Sta...
Santaris Pharma Director Appointed Adjunct Professor in RNA Biology at the University of Aalborg, Denmark
COPENHAGEN, June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Santaris Pharma and Copenhagen
Institute of Technology, Aalborg University, Denmark, announced today that
Director of microRNA, Santaris Pharma, Sakari Kauppinen, has been appointed
Adjunct Professor in RNA Biology at Copenhagen Institute of Technology. The
Solar cells, geological storage research receive DOE funding at the University of Texas at Austin
AUSTIN, TexasWith two $15 million grants, scientists and engineers aim to revolutionize solar cells and provide the fundamental science for geological storage of greenhouse gases as part of two Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs) established at The University
of Texas at Austin by the U.S. De...
DecisionQ Partners With Thomas Jefferson University to Reveal Insights for Cancer Therapy
Partnership integral piece of consortium recently awarded five-year, $6.7 million Susan G. Komen for the Cure Promise Grant
WASHINGTON, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomas Jefferson University's Kimmel Cancer Center has partnered with DecisionQ , a leader in predictive analytics and machin...
Clarient Granted Exclusive License to Commercialize Breast Cancer Biomarker by Indiana University Research and Technology Corporation
FOXA1 biomarker predicts likelihood of recurrence and long-term disease-free survival of breast cancer patients; Further strengthens Company's breast cancer menu
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Clarient, Inc. , (Nasdaq: CLRT ), a premier anatomic pathology and mol...
Cardiff University Becomes a GeneGo Center of Excellence
ST. JOSEPH, Mich., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- GeneGo, Inc., a leading provider of software and databases for systems biology and pathway analysis , today announced that the University
of Cardiff has become a certified GeneGo Center of Excellence. Cardiff University
researchers will have access to G...
Waters and University of Warwick Sign Research Agreement Designed to Foster Adoption of Novel MS Technologies
Centerpiece of the agreement is the establishment of The Waters Centre for BioMedical Mass Spectrometry
MILFORD, Mass., April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT ) and the University
of Warwick , Coventry and Warwickshire, England, today signed a collaborative research ag...
Rutgers University Cell and DNA Repository Adopts BioLife Solutions CryoStor(TM) as Standard Biopreservation Media
BOTHELL, Wash., April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BioLife Solutions, Inc.
(OTC Bulletin Board: BLFS), a leading developer and marketer of proprietary
cGMP hypothermic storage and cryopreservation media products for cells,
tissues, and organs, today announced that the Rutgers University
The University of Arizona College of Medicine and OmegaGenesis Announce Collaboration Agreement to Address Diabetic Foot Ulcers
TUCSON, Ariz., and GILROY, Calif., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Surgery at The University
of Arizona College of Medicine and OmegaGenesis, Inc., announced an agreement to collaborate on potential remedies to address diabetic foot ulcers.
The agreement includes joint work in s...
Polycystic Kidney Disease Assay at Cornell University Uses Transgenomic's Surveyor Nuclease & WAVE Technology
OMAHA, Neb., April 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Transgenomic, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: TBIO). In a peer-reviewed paper published in the February 2009 issue of the journal Human Mutation, a team at Weill Cornell Medical College New York describes in detail the key advantages of using Transgenomic'...
WaferGen Biosystems, ImmuneRegen BioSciences and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center to Collaborate on Novel Wound Healing Research
Studies at UT Southwestern to Leverage WaferGen's SmartChip Platform to Evaluate Efficacy of ImmuneRegen's Drug
FREMONT, Calif. and SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WaferGen Biosystems, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: WGBS), a leading developer of state-of-the-art genetic analy...
Bio-Tech Medical Software, Inc. Biometrics Joins Forces with the University of Central Florida to Fight Diversion and Help Combat Prescription Narcotic Drug Abuse
Pilot Program in Fort Lauderdale helps to Leverage Bio-Tech Medical Software, Inc. with the University
of Central Florida. Bio-Tech Medical Software, Inc., will utilize UCF's biometrics, elite technology and other programming techniques in an effort to establish the best prescription monitoring pr...
Hebrew University scientist develop technique for eliminating reblockage of arteries
Jerusalem, March 9, 2009 An easily implementable technique to avoid reblockage of arteries that have been cleared through angioplasty and stent insertion has been developed by researchers led by Prof. Boris Rubinsky of the Hebrew University
Angioplasty is the "gold-standard" tr...
Oregon Health & Science University Knight Cancer Institute Enhances Patient Care With Monaco(R) Radiation Treatment Planning System
ST. LOUIS, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- CMS Software, part of the Elekta Group and leader in radiation treatment planning and workflow management solutions, today announced that Oregon Health & Science University
(OHSU) Knight Cancer Institute has purchased Monaco, the next-generation Intens...
Researchers at the University of Georgia Discover Protein is Crucial to Reproduction of Parasites Involved in Disease
A team of researchers at the University
of Georgia led by postdoctoral associate Giel van Dooren has discovered a protein in T. gondii that is essential for the parasite's growth. The group's work points the way toward a new model system that can be used in studying other parasitic diseases and c...
Netsmart University Announces Partner Referral Agreement With New York Association of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Providers
NEW YORK, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Netsmart Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise-wide software and services for health and human services organizations, today announced it has entered into a partner referral agreement with the New York State Association of Alcoholism and Substance A...
RainDance Technologies and Harvard University to Share in First Massachusetts Life Sciences Center Cooperative Research Grants
LEXINGTON, Mass., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- RainDance Technologies, Inc., a
provider of innovative microdroplet-based solutions for human health and
disease research, today announced that it has been selected to share in the
first-ever round of cooperative research grants by The Massachusetts Lif...
NOVAVAX and the University of Massachusetts Medical School Announce Preclinical Study Results for a Respiratory Syncytial Virus ('RSV') Vaccine Candidate
ROCKVILLE, Md., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Novavax, Inc.
(Nasdaq: NVAX ) and the University
of Massachusetts Medical School announced
results from a preclinical study of a Respiratory Syncytial Virus ("RSV")
vaccine candidate. Novavax has licensed exclusive worldwide rights from the
Alfred Mann Foundation for Biomedical Engineering Launches New Web Site Designed to Help University Researchers Bring Biomedical Advances to Market
VALENCIA, Calif., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alfred E. Mann Foundation for
Biomedical Engineering (AEMFBE), a philanthropic organization created by
billionaire Alfred E. Mann to establish university-based commercialization-
enablement institutes at elite universities, designed to facilitate biomed...
Delcath Adds University of Pittsburgh Medical Center to Phase III Trial
HillmanCancerCenter Joins Trial with James Pingpank, MD, FACS, as Principal Investigator
NEW YORK, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Delcath Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: DCTH ) announced today that the Hillman Cancer Center of the University
of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), has joined ...
Full Sail University Welcomed Back to Campus Graduate and Acclaimed Horror Director, Darren Lynn Bousman
Full Sail University
( www.fullsail.edu ), welcomed Full Sail graduate Darren Lynn Bousman, acclaimed Director of the horror film series Saw II, III & IV, to its Full Sail Live facility on Monday, November 17, 2008 for a live screening of his latest film, Repo! The Genetic Opera. The screenin...
Convey Computer™ Corporation Announces First Customer: University of California, San Diego at SC08 Conference
New Convey HC-1™ System to Boost Performance of Bioinformatics Application. Part of "Project GreenLight" Energy Efficiency Initiative.
Austin, TX (PRWEB) November 17, 2008 -- Convey Computer Corporation today announced at SC08 that it will ship the worl...
SpineSmith Partners Collaborates with University of Texas Biomedical Engineering Students to Develop Innovative Products
AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- SpineSmith Partners, an
innovative bio-medical device company, is collaborating with several senior
design teams in The University
of Texas Biomedical Engineering Department
to help educate students on the design, engineering, and commercialization
Nikon Instruments Provides Donation to Help Clemson University Start New Core Microscopy Facility
MELVILLE, N.Y., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Nikon Instruments Inc. has
provided an in-kind donation of microscopy equipment to help Clemson
University's College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences biological
sciences department start a new core microscopy facility. The facility will
be the ...
Medical Simulation Corporation Announces Partnership With University of South Florida
USF Health SimSuite(R) Center at TGH to Enhance Clinical Skills
DENVER, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical Simulation Corporation (MSC)
announces a new partnership with the University
of South Florida (USF) to
provide simulation training and education services for USF Health hospita...
Winning University of Melbourne Ph.D. research boosts the search for sensitive sensors
Research that could lead to brighter LCD screens, more efficient solar panels, improved biomedical imaging and high-tech security sensors has won the University
of Melbourne's Chancellor's Prize for Excellence in PhD.
Dr Daniel Gomez, who completed his thesis in the School of Chemistry, has she...
Study From the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Demonstrates That AHCC(R) is Safe in Combination With Most Chemotherapeutic Agents
Supports safety of AHCC for cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy
PURCHASE, N.Y., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A recently published study in
the Journal of the Society for Integrative Oncology (Vol. 6, No. 3
(Summer), 2008: pp 105-109) by researchers at the University
of Texas M.D.
RainDance Technologies Delivers RDT 1000, Sequence Enrichment Solution to The Genome Center at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
LEXINGTON, Mass., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- RainDance Technologies, Inc.,
a provider of innovative microdroplet-based solutions for human health and
disease research, today announced that it has shipped its new RDT 1000
instrument and Sequence Enrichment application to The Genome Center (GC) at
NIH Awards Approximately $3M Grant for Research Involving WaferGen's SmartChip(TM) Real-Time PCR System at the University of Pittsburgh
Research Effort Includes Development and Application of PulmoSmartChip - A Custom Molecular Phenotyping Assay for Lung Disease
FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WaferGen Biosystems,
Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: WGBS), a leading developer of state-of-the-art
Waters Corporation Gives Boost to Clinical Research Programs at University of Sherbrooke Hospital
QUEBEC, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fondation du Centre hospitalier
universitaire de Sherbrooke (CHUS) is proud to announce that Waters
Corporation has donated a Waters(R) Synapt(TM) MS System, the latest
generation of mass spectrometers. This gift -- worth a total C$1.1 million
-- is the resu...
Calvert Research and Auburn University Announce Joint Venture
Strategic partnership focuses on target drug delivery.
Cary, NC (PRWEB) October 24, 2008-- Calvert Research, LLC (a Calvert Holdings, Inc. company ) and Auburn University
announced today a joint research project entitled, Targeted Drug Delivery. Undertaken through Au...
Case Western Reserve University researcher improves LCDs with 3-D nanoimaging process
Charles Rosenblatt, professor of physics and macromolecular science at Case Western Reserve University, and his research group have developed a method of 3D optical imaging of anisotropic fluids such as liquid crystals, with volumetric resolution one thousand times smaller than existing techniques...
Dynamic Signs Asset Acquisition Deal With Cannex and Brings Onboard Leading Medical Cannabis Research Scientist Dr. Robert Melamede, Former Chairman of the Biology Department, University of Colorado
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Dynamic Alert Limited
(OTC Bulletin Board: DYMC) (the "Company") is an emerging biotechnology
leader specializing in the commercialization of medical cannabis-based
pharmaceutical products. Today the Company is pleased to announce it has
McMaster University unveils world's most advanced microscope
Hamilton, ON. Oct. 20, 2008 The most advanced and powerful electron microscope on the planetcapable of unprecedented resolutionhas been installed in the new Canadian Centre for Electron Microscopy at McMaster University.
"We are the first university
in the world with a microscope of such a hig...
Stuart Parkin first 'distinguished professor' at Eindhoven University of Technology
of Technology (TU/e) has appointed prof. dr. Stuart Parkin as its first 'distinguished professor' ever. Parkin is a professor at Stanford University
and an IBM Fellow of the IBM Almaden Research Center in the USA. Earlier this year he was awarded an honorary doctorate by TU/e....
Sigma-Aldrich and the University of Illinois Offer New Boronic Acid Surrogates to Researchers Worldwide Through Licensing Agreement
Technology expected to aid drug discovery by allowing for the rapid synthesis of molecules using a single reaction
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq:
SIAL) is pleased to announce that it has signed an exclusive licensing
agreement with the Universi...