World's smallest radio fits in the palm of the hand...of an ant
Harnessing the electrical and mechanical properties of the carbon nanotube, a team of researchers has crafted a working radio from a single fiber of that material.
Fixed between two electrodes, the vibrating tube successfully performed the four critical roles of a radio--antenna, tunable filter...
National Bio and Agro Defense fits Wisconsin
Madison, Wis. - It's not every day that Wisconsin has a chance to attract a major federal laboratory. It has been more than 30 years since the National Wildlife Health Center was established in Madison, and nearly 100 years since the University of Wisconsin was selected over the University...
...ystals in solution grow steadily in size via classical nucleation and aggregation meaning monomer molecules collide and join together others grow in fits
and spurts, driven by "coalescence events," in which small crystals randomly collide and fuse together into larger crystals. Despite their distinctly ...
Transave Enters Into Cooperative Research Agreement With NIH To Study ARIKACE(TM) In Nontuberculous Mycobacteria
...a high proportion of respirable droplets delivered in the shortest possible period of time. Combined with its silent mode of operation, small size (it fits
in the palm of the hand), light weight, and battery use, products incorporating eFlow Technology reduce the burden of taking daily, inhaled treatments...
Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Licenses Anti-VEGF Antibodies to Affitech
... positive short-term cash flow and at the same time maintain an interest in the significant upside potential of the anti-VEGF program. This agreement fits
very nicely with our announced corporate strategy to monetize and advance our preclinical pipeline through partnerships or licensing agreements, while...
High-Tech 'Smart' Face Mask Helps Hong Kong Families Combat Swine Flu
...ome easily contaminated with live germs, the BioMask(TM) is easy
to put on, fits
securely and kills germs continuously. Unlike an ordinary
mask, it is not c...r kids who tend to touch and fidget with face masks.
The BioMask(TM) fits
ages 5 years and older, making it an indispensable
accessory for students t...
Marriott Resort Magically Turns Brown Grease "Green" With The Cost-Cutting Hydrologix GRS
...water levels are monitored around the clock. "We are pleased to have found the Hydrologix GRS service as it makes good green business sense. This fits
well with the Marriott Hotels continued efforts to be environmentally responsible," explains Mark Baybayon, Director of Engineering for the Waiko...
Atherotech Receives Patent for ApoB Measurement
...d testing. It has the comprehensive lipid reporting that an increasing number of physicians and practices are requesting without the added cost, which fits
nicely in our current economic and health care environment."
Mullen said the patent should have a positive impact on his company's business.
Nucletron Releases Comprehensive Film-and Volume-Based Planning System for Wide Variety of Brachy Solutions
...hief executive officer of Nucletron. "We have worked with our
clinical partners to develop a solution that migrates PLATO users to a new
platform that fits
the demands of all clinics. As part of our full range of
brachytherapy solutions, Oncentra Brachy is a key element of our efforts in
Hector Garcia Joins Particle Sciences as Director of Quality Assurance
...e comments, "Hector brings a wealth of experience to the Particle Sciences team and a high level of maturity to our QA infrastructure. His background fits
perfectly with our continued focus on building a strong quality system to support or advanced product development capabilities. Particle Sciences rout...
Cliff Consulting, Inc. Adds Former Banking IT Executive Ashok Moorthy to Its Team
...s," said Robin Nasatir, CEO and President of Cliff Consulting. "He brings a wonderful blend of strategic perspective and detailed analysis, and nicely fits
with our culture as a strong collaborator and a team player."
Moorthy, who most recently served as Executive Vice President and Group Technology ...
Fitting pieces for biosensors
...is for biosensors for use in environmental analysis because their characteristics enable them to identify and bind target molecules as surely as a key fits
a lock. In a new book, researchers at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) describe the methods used to obtain aptamers. A newly-appr...
Dr. Roddy Carter Named President and Chief Executive Officer of WellGen, Inc.
...ddy Carter's range of experience, along with his significant achievements in medicine, research, and pharmaceutical development and commercialization, fits
perfectly with WellGen as we develop medical foods using our proprietary Alignomx(TM) research model. We are very pleased to have him join the team as...
Groundbreaking Research Begins for Pancreatic and Lung Cancers
...for early diagnosis and identifying specific, targeted therapies to treat pancreatic cancer.
" The traditional treatment philosophy of 'one size fits
all' is quickly becoming obsolete," says George Daneker, MD, the Medical Director of Oncology Research at Saint Joseph's Hospital and co-principal inv...
HOGGAN Ergo Announces Highly Anticipated Enhancements to the ergoFET Handheld Digital Force Gauge, Greatly Impacting the Field of Ergonomic Research and Application
..."The ergoFET handheld digital force gauge is very popular with ergonomists, engineers, safety and healthcare professionals. Its ergonomic design fits
comfortably in the palm of your hand and weighs less than one pound, making the ergoFET an excellent choice for hand push or pull force measurements c...
Mayo Clinic CEO Offers New Vision for Personalized Patient Care
...nson, patients drive everything we do. Our goal is to use
the latest science and technology and a patient-focused mindset to move away
from a one size fits
all approach to more targeted and personalized
therapies," Dr. Stoffels said. "This vision is aligned with Johnson &
Johnson's mission to care for...
Video: Schering-Plough Introduces AFRIN(R) PureSea(TM): A Natural, Gentle Nasal Rinse From the Seas of Northern France
...A gentle and effective nasal rinse, AFRIN PureSea is non-medicated, can be used daily and comes ready to use with a specially designed applicator that fits
the shape of the nostrils.
"With consumers becoming more proactive about their health, Schering-Plough recognized the need for a convenient nasal...
Richter-Helm and Athera Biotechnologies Partner in Development of Recombinant Protein to Treat Cardiovascular Disease
.... Richter-Helm will
initiate strain and process development of the new process, reaching a 1000
litre production scale.
"The Annexin A5 project fits
well with the competence and experience of
our company. We are confident that our collaboration will be as efficient and
constructive as our negotiati...
Prosolia to Introduce Omni Spray(R) Ion Source in 2-D Format
...6 well micro-titer plate.
The Omni Spray 2-D Ion Source achieves a step resolution down to 50
microns and has an open access sample stage that fits
up to 3 standard Omni
Slides(TM) or an Omni Slide - 96. A new feature of the Omni Spray 2-D Ion
Source allows for angle adjustment of DESI spray head ...
Transgenomic Signs Letter of Intent for an Agreement to Exclusive License With Option to Acquire Power3 Medical Products' Neurodegenerative Diagnostics
... as support the tests
with development resources.
Power3's technology assigns a probability score that reflects how closely
a patient's sample fits
a biostatistical model for a neurological disease
(NuroPro(R)), and indicates if the patient should be recommended for further
follow-up by the clinic...
DuPont Applied BioSciences Selects MBI to Collaborate on Process Development and Scale-Up for New Bio-based Product
...ioSciences on an initial phase of this project, and are proud that they have chosen to extend this partnership with MBI."
MBI International fits
a unique niche in the marketplace. Virtually all bio-based technology developments that come from the lab need to go through a process development and...
BMP Sunstone Acquires 'Runchang Capsule' and Related LFHC Technology
...on the market, the
capsule specifically delivers the medicine to the colon area through its
unique LFHC formulation. In addition, the Runchang capsule fits
well into our
current therapeutic focus in women's health, as women make up the majority of
the demand in constipation market."
David Gao, Chief E...
Tissue Genesis Applies CE Mark to Its Adult Stem Cell Isolation System
...ed. The system accepts adipose (fat) tissue from the same device used
for liposuctioning the tissue from the patient. The compact desktop unit
into any clinical environment and uses preconfigured disposables
for quick and easy assembly.
The company's Tissue Genesis Cell Isolation Syst...
StollerUSA Launches Updated Web site For Growers and Farmers
...other farmers facing familiar challenges, finding unique solutions. Growers will learn how others overcome these challenges and how Stoller technology fits
into their business strategy."
StollerUSA is dedicated to helping producers enhance their crops by maxi...
Russia Chooses Inactivated Polio Vaccine from Sanofi Pasteur for Primary Immunization of all Infants
... Tatochenko, Professor of pediatrics, Head of Diagnostic Department
of Scientific Center of Children Health, Russian Academy of Medical
Sciences. "IPV fits
perfectly with the Russian childhood immunization
calendar. DTP (diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis) vaccine and IPV will be
administered during the same ...
Medical Simulation Corporation Announces Partnership With University of South Florida
... way we practice
healthcare," said Stephen Klasko, MD, MBA, CEO for USF Health and Dean of
the College of Medicine. "The new SimSuite Education Center fits
our creation of an innovative curriculum that strives for excellence in
clinical skills development, with the goal of promoting patient safety...
NeoStem, Inc. to Enter the Regenerative Medicine Market in Asia
...rch Institute currently administers a
multitude of treatments and is a leading provider of regenerative medical
therapies in China which strategically fits
into both NeoStem's existing
business and intellectual property platform. Through the acquisition,
NeoStem will align itself with Dr. Wang Taihua, fou...
Medizone International, Inc. Announces Establishment of Canadian Foundation for Global Health
"creating a corporate paradigm in which the corporation's profit follows
its' social contribution." The establishment of this foundation fits
that paradigm not only by being positioned to attract the highest quality
professionals possible to our research projects, but it is envisioned t...
Calvert Research and Auburn University Announce Joint Venture
... Auburn's Office of Technology Transfer to market our faculty's discoveries," said Dr. Timothy R. Boosinger, dean.
"The Auburn project fits
our plans to invest in novel therapeutic approaches that will advance clinical development of new drug compounds. We share the belief that future phar...
LI-COR Biosciences and Euthanex Corporation Provide Anesthesia System for Small Animal Imaging
...system, a rotometer to control flow rate, and a charcoal filter to remove
isoflurane from the exhaust stream.
The Odyssey MousePOD Imaging Accessory fits
over the standard Odyssey
Infrared System scanning surface for in vivo imaging of up to three mice.
Longitudinal studies are facilitated by the Odysse...
Transave, Inc. Secures $12.5 Million in New Financing
...a high proportion of respirable droplets
delivered in the shortest possible period of time. Combined with its silent
mode of operation, small size (it fits
in the palm of your hand), light
weight, and battery use, eFlow Technology reduces the burden of taking
daily, inhaled treatments. The Investigational...
TVM Capital, Signet Healthcare Partners and Paul Capital Healthcare Enter into euro 26 Million Financing of SpePharm
...ique product used to treat malignant hyperthermia, a
life-threatening reaction to certain gaseous anesthetics. Dantrium's
significant clinical benefit fits
perfectly with SpePharm's focus on
hospital products that provide substantial medical and economic value.
Procter & Gamble has established a solid com...
PTC124 Shows Promising Activity in Cystic Fibrosis; Phase 2 Proof-of-Concept Data Published in the Lancet
...ith PTC," noted Preston Campbell, III, M.D., Executive Vice
President of Medical Affairs at the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. "The
development of PTC124 fits
well with our strategic goal of supporting
approaches that have the potential to modify the course of CF. We are
continuing to work together with PTC ...
Is GMO Food and Organic Food an Either/Or Proposition?
... biotechnology methods.
"For us, organic, biotech and conventional are all management systems, and you use them in terms of balance in how it fits
into your operation," says Jennie Schmidt, a registered dietitian and farmer who grows both organic and biotech crops. "I'm comfortable wit...
Bioness Announces NESS H200 and L300 Systems to Be Available at 88 HealthSouth Hospitals Nationwide
...stem is designed to help patients suffering from foot drop walk more safely and easily. The award-winning L300 is a light-weight, wireless device that fits
just below the knee, and may eliminate the need for patients to wear a rigid, heavy orthosis.
HealthSouth is the nation'...
Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione Expands to High-Tech Raleigh/Durham Area; Adds Accomplished Patent Attorneys to Its New Office
...n the Research Triangle Park (RTP) region,"
said Brinks president, Gary M. Ropski. "The addition of these two
outstanding attorneys and the new office fits
our current practice strategy
and addresses an increasing demand from our clients. This expansion into
the southeastern United States will allow us to...
McKool Smith Adds Noted Litigator in New York
...ill help us meet the
demand," says firm co-founder Mike McKool. "Our success is in large part
due to the quality of our attorneys, and Gayle certainly fits
the mold as
an extremely talented and accomplished lawyer."
McKool Smith has more than 95 attorneys in Dallas, Austin, Marshall,
New York and Washin...
GeneraMedix Inc. Receives Approval for Epoprostenol for Injection 1.5 mg
the most severe cases of pulmonary arterial hypertension. The addition of
Epoprostenol for Injection to our cadre of FDA approved products fits
with our overall objective of providing injectable drugs that are difficult
to source or manufacture while providing benefits for patients."
Boys in the Hood
...HS Science and Technology Directorates Tell Us What You Need table, heading their list was an emergency escape hood worthy of James Bond: a one size fits
all concealable hood weighing under a pound, folding to the dimensions of a DVD case, and donnable in ten seconds.
Furthermore, the hood must be ...
ARR Offers Parents 'Extended Choice' in Egg Donor Selections
... hugely stressful because of
the competition for a limited pool of qualified donors," said Robin von
Halle. "Once prospective parents find a donor who fits
their criteria, they
have to make the decision to accept her -- fast -- because she might not be
available the next day, or even in another hour.