Novel diagnostics focusing on the management of therapeutics, innovative nanoscale drug and vaccine delivery technology, pioneering use of small molecule therapeutic products for treating multiple diseases of the brain, cutting edge technology for the production of algae-based biofuels, new concepts for bio-prosthetic heart valves, and late-stage development and commercialization of gastroenterology products comprise the six finalists in this year's BioWest Venture Showcase competition.
Chipworks, the leader in reverse engineering and technical analysis of semiconductors and microelectronic systems announced the arrival, in their labs, of the first production Matsushita UniPhier SoC. Chipworks preliminary analysis confirms that it is manufactured using a 45 nm process technology.
NeoPhotonics today announced the company has been named the second ranked firm in Deloitte's "Technology Fast 50" for Silicon Valley, a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, and life sciences companies in the region by Deloitte & Touche USA LLP, one of the nation's leading professional services organizations.
Advance Nanotech, Inc. announced today that its Owlstone Nanotech Inc., subsidiary has been awarded an incremental $3.7 million contract by an agency of the U.S. Department of Defense to provide micro-miniature products and related services for detection of chemical warfare agents, toxic industrial chemicals and trace explosive vapors.
HP today announced that Senior Fellow R. Stanley Williams, who initiated and currently leads HP Labs' research in nanotechnology, has received the prestigious Glenn T. Seaborg Medal awarded by the UCLA Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry.
SAFC Hitech, a focus area of SAFC and part of the Sigma-Aldrich Corporation, today announced that it will be participating in a webcast, along with representatives from Aviza Technology and ST Microelectronics, to discuss the subject of Atomic Layer Deposition.
NanoBio Corporation, a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing novel products for the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases, today announced the addition of Joyce Sutcliffe, Ph.D., as vice president of research.