STMicroelectronics and Debiotech Announce First Prototypes of Disposable Insulin Nanopump
LAUSANNE, Switzerland and GENEVA, June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
Debiotech and STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM ) today introduced first
of a unique miniaturized insulin-delivery pump. The
tiny device can be mounted on a disposable skin patch to provide continuous
QLT announces interim data from a Phase II clinical trial and a device study for the Punctal Plug Drug Delivery System
...liminary overall retention rate of 75% after eight weeks of follow-up is based on a baseline sample of 447 eyes from 239 subjects who were fitted with prototypes
from one family of designs. Subject comfort ratings for this design family are high (mean of 97 on a scale of 0-100 at Week 8), and physician handling...
UT Southwestern, UT Arlington to develop magnetic surgery tools
...d Technology's Manufacturing Extension Partnership and part of the Automation and Robotics Research Institute. The team created several generations of prototypes
that are the basis for this new technology development effort with Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc.
"The investigators have done quite a bit to advance ...
Zeus to Present at Digestive Disease Week in Chicago
...ey, but Zeus has faithfully stood by me for these many years. Zeus engineers have generously helped me during my research and development of the many prototypes
of my inventions. I was gently brought down to earth by Zeus engineers, learning what is, and is not possible in building my devices. Sharing their ...
OpenViBE: The first French software program enabling 'action through thought'
...standing of how the brain works.
Four applications using the properties of the OpenViBE programme have already been developed by scientists. Three prototypes
involve virtual reality and video games. The user, wearing helmets equipped with electrodes, will be able to pilot a space ship, play handball or mov...
A 'light bulb' moment for people with dementia
... has proven health benefits, is not readily available.
The researchers removed some standard fluorescent lighting and installed new blue-white lamp prototypes
developed by GE scientists at the company's Nela Park campus.
Research team members hypothesize that periods of blue light, like daylight, can help...
Ultimate Ice Wraps Introduces Best of Class Cold Therapy Product to the Worldwide Market
... Ice Wraps were developed utilizing the combined knowledge of former athletes, trainers and coaches," said Wyatt Jones, CEO. "We tested the prototypes
with several NCAA Division I college teams, prestigious rehabilitation facilities and nationally recognized fitness trainers and physical therapists.&...
Midbrook Supplies Custom Surgical Case Carts and Utility Carts
...at take the ideas and designs of a customer and turn them into a working product. The Factory for Hire concept at Midbrook has helped develop numerous prototypes
for independent business owners and highly customized metal fabrications for other companies. Surgical case carts and utility carts are part of a lo...
ALine Honored as Design and Supply Partner for 2009 Medical Design Excellence Award Winner
...e approach to microfluidic prototyping using polymer laminate technology (PLT)."
As a supply and design partner, ALine routinely delivered prototypes
with a typical three to five day turn around. This allowed Osmetech to shorten the development time, resolve critical issues, and to compress the desi...
Nephros Reports 2008 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results
Developed initial concepts for personal water purification prototypes
for Department of Defense project
Relocated corporate office to Riv... (DOD) appropriation and has completed initial concept development. Initial prototypes
are anticipated to be completed in the first half of 2009. With the additio...
prototypes in Medical Technology
VivoMetrics(R) Introduces Next Generation LifeShirt Prototype, a Smart Garment That Delivers Real-time Vital Signs Remotely to Healthcare Providers
...ss the enormous cost of caring for a population that is growing older and experiencing increasing rates of chronic illness."
The first integrated prototypes
of the new LifeShirt have been assembled and tested, and VivoMetrics expects to begin collecting clinical data later this year.
GeoVax Labs, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2007 Financial Results
...ng in human trials represent a significantly different vaccine approach, vaccine composition and results to date than the Merck vaccine. -- prototypes
for the GeoVax vaccines were selected from a series of trials in non-human primates for their ability to protect against the development o...
Kronos Announces First Quarter Business Update and Financial Results
...ood application based on its proprietary technology.
In October 2007, under the terms of a development agreement, Kronos shipped
additional range hood prototypes
to a global consumer products customer for
testing and evaluation. Medical Products. During the quarter, Kronos earned $25,000 in revenue from licen...
GeoVax Labs, Inc. Third Quarter Financial Results and Operational Update
... in human trials represent a significantly different vaccine approach, vaccine composition and results to date than the Merck vaccine. * prototypes
for the GeoVax vaccines were selected from a series of trials in non-human primates for their ability to protect against the developme...
GeoVax Labs, Inc. Comments on Discontinuance of Merck's HIV Vaccine Trial
...es advancing in human trials represent a
significantly different vaccine approach, vaccine composition and results
to date than the Merck vaccine. 1) prototypes
for the GeoVax vaccines were selected from a series of
trials in non-human primates for their ability to protect against the
development of AIDS when ...
Emisphere Technologies, Inc. Reports Clinical Data on Oral Delivery
of GLP-1 and PYY
...as enabled the oral delivery of proteins, peptides,
macromolecules and charged organics. Emisphere and its partners
have advanced oral formulations or prototypes
of salmon calcitonin,
heparin, insulin, parathyroid hormone, human growth hormone and
cromolyn sodium into clinical trials. Emisphere has strategic
prototypes in Biological News
Triage technology with a Star Trek twist
...metime mid to late 2010.
The final frontier for the SPTT, of course, is the first responders themselves. S&T's Tech Solutions wants to put working prototypes
in the hands of medical teams this fall for extensive field tests. From there, everyone is hoping for warp speed ahead.
Protective footwear for diabetics at a high-street price
... place over two years in Austria and the Czech Republic to test the DIASHOE prototypes
manufactured by Bata. The diabetic volunteers recruited exhibited a range o...t feedback from the test subjects," says project manager Jana Vaskova. "The prototypes
also proved equally suitable for non-diabetics with other orthopaedic condi...
Nobel Laureate underscores importance of investment in basic research
...ists as they conduct revolutionary research in support of U.S. forces and allies. These investments in discovery and invention (D&I), innovative naval prototypes
(INP) and future naval capabilities (FNC) have yielded a myriad of state-of-the-art technologies over the long-term.
"The ability of ONR to be able...
Wings that waggle could cut aircraft emissions by 20 percent
...sure why this technology reduces drag but with the pressure of climate change we can't afford to wait around to find out. So we are pushing ahead with prototypes
and have a separate three year project to look more carefully at the physics behind it."
Simon Crook, EPSRC Senior manager for aerospace & defence,...
'Beating' heart machine expedites research and development of new surgical tools, techniques
...ociated with animal or clinical trials.
Currently, most medical device prototypes
designed for use in heart surgery are tested on live pigs, which have heart...pig hearts from a pork processing facility and use the system to test their prototypes
or practice new surgical procedures," says Andrew Richards, a Ph. D. studen...
From cars to cancer: UH professor employs auto industry tools for tumor therapy
...ly from a three-dimensional computer-aided design model," Kamrani said. "Thin, horizontal cross-sections are used to transform materials into physical prototypes
layer by layer."
Rapid prototyping, also known as solid free-form fabrication, has changed the face of manufacturing, he said.
"In traditional m...
MIT: Jeremy Nathans to deliver Scolnick Prize lecture
...plaining the molecular basis of color vision, the discovery of these pigment proteins and the related protein rhodopsin was important because they are prototypes
of a large family of proteins known as G-protein-coupled receptors. These proteins are key signaling molecules in all known organisms, and they repres...
MIT: Using touch to help deaf people
...ration, says Moallem.
"It's hard to have a casual conversation in a situation where you have to be paying attention like that," he says.
can be held in the user's hand or worn around the back of the neck, but once the acoustic processing software is developed, it could be easily incorpo...
Microbot motors fit to swim human arteries
...eristics and, in general, are simple designs, which have provided an excellent platform for the development of micro-motors."
The team has produced prototypes
of the motors and is now working on ways to improve the assembly method and the mechanical device which moves and controls the micro-motors.
'Cool' idea for efficient climate control wins recognition
...e. "My contribution to this project is as a consultant on how air conditioning functions in the real world."
Mϋller and Barrie want to develop prototypes
of the air conditioner as additional funding for development becomes available.
prototypes in Biological Technology
Phosphagenics Announces Completion of Transdermal Patch Prototypes
- Oxycodone Successfully Delivered into the Bloodstream
- Data Demonstrates Sustained Release and Increased Blood Levels of Oxycodone
MELBOURNE, Australia, May 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Phosphagenics Limited ("Phosphagenics") (ASX: POH; OTCQX: PPGNY) today announced the successful com...
Emerging game developer begins work on prototypes
Green Bay, Wis. - With the support of a local equity investor, an early-stage video game software design company recently launched pre-production game development, and it is intent on marketing its games to major publishers such as Microsoft , Sony , and Nintnedo .
Selling its products to t...
SENOMYX ANNOUNCES CORPORATE UPDATE AND SECOND QUARTER 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS
...s up to 50% reduction of sugar in numerous product prototypes
while retaining the natural taste, as well as rela...ductions in the bitterness of a variety of product prototypes
and food ingredients including tea, cocoa, menthol...bles up to a 75% reduction of sucralose in product prototypes
without compromising the sweet intensity or produc...
Zeus to Present at Digestive Disease Week in Chicago
...ney, but Zeus has faithfully stood by me for these many years. Zeus engineers have generously helped me during my research and development of the many prototypes
of my inventions. I was gently brought down to earth by Zeus engineers, learning what is, and is not, possible in building my devices. Sharing their c...
SENOMYX ANNOUNCES FIRST QUARTER 2009 FINANCIAL RESULTS
...ose. In addition to enabling up to a 75% reduction of sucralose in product prototypes
without compromising the sweet intensity or producing off-tastes, S2383 may...beverage, yogurt, cereal, cookie, condiments, hard candy, and other product prototypes
while maintaining the full sweet taste with no off-tastes. A new advanceme...
SENOMYX ANNOUNCES NESTLE'S SELECTION OF A NEW FLAVOR INGREDIENT FOR EVALUATION OF COMMERCIAL POTENTIAL
... to support regulatory filings in the U.S. and elsewhere. Senomyx is working closely with Nestle regarding the testing of both ingredients in product prototypes
covered under the agreement.
The selection of the new flavor ingredient marks the successful early conclusion of the discovery phase and the be...
Cells Exhibition Opens at Maryland Science Center
...he microscopic world. Students and faculty from the Maryland Institute College of Art worked with Maryland Science Center staff to develop interactive prototypes
and final interactive components for the exhibition.
Content for Cells: The Universe Inside Us was based on the observations from focus groups of ...
SENOMYX ANNOUNCES FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END 2008 FINANCIAL RESULTS
...monstrated that S2383 enabled up to a 75% reduction of sucralose in product prototypes
such as beverages, yogurt, and baked goods without compromising the sweet i...beverage, yogurt, cereal, cookie, condiments, hard candy, and other product prototypes
while maintaining the full sweet taste with no off-tastes. Scale-up of foo...
Peter Zoller and Ignacio Cirac, awarded by the BBVA Foundation
...n electric field and manipulated with lasers. Today, this technique still holds out the best promise for quantum computation. In fact some small-scale prototypes
of quantum computers have already been built based on the ion trap idea.
In the last few years, work done at numerous laboratories has confirmed Zoll...
MicroDose and Nexus6 Announce Collaboration to Evaluate Application of Remote Patient Compliance Monitoring Technology with MicroDose's Electronic Dry Powder Inhaler
...nology with MicroDose's next generation electronic dry powder inhaler (DPI). Under the terms of the agreement, MicroDose will fund the development of prototypes
based upon MicroDose's inhaler platform and incorporating Nexus6's SmartinhalerLive(TM) technology. MicroDose will receive an option for an exclusive...