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Peggy Smith receives 2010 Kathryn S. Stream Award

May 14, 2010 1:37 pm | by Baylor College of Medicine | News | Comments

Dr. Peggy Smith, director of the Baylor College of Medicine Teen Health Clinic, received the 2010 Kathryn S. Stream Award for Excellence in Women's Health at the joint National Women's Health Week luncheon sponsored by the Network and the Women's Fund for Health Education and Research....


RFMD qualifies second GaN process

May 14, 2010 12:39 pm | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

RF Micro Devices Inc of Greensboro, NC, USA has expanded its portfolio of compound semiconductor technologies by announcing the qualification of its second high-power gallium nitride (GaN) process technology.

West Haven Firm Expands Biomedical Disposal Program with Community Economic Development Fund

May 14, 2010 12:38 pm | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

MERIDEN, Conn. , May 14 /- Connecticut waterways may be safer from biomedical waste, thanks to an innovative Community Economic Development Fund small business loan guarantee program. CEDF, with loan-program partners, Connecticut 's Department of Economic and Community and the City of...


Medco Donates $125,000 to Red Cross for Flood Relief in Tennessee and Other Affected Areas

May 14, 2010 12:38 pm | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J. , May 14 /- Medco Health Solutions, Inc., (NYSE: MHS ), on behalf of its affiliated companies and the Medco Foundation, has donated $125,000 to the U.S. Red Cross for relief efforts targeted at victims of recent flooding in Tennessee and other affected areas. ...


Enabling 21 CFR Part 11 Compliance

May 14, 2010 12:23 pm | by Epicor | White Papers

This whitepaper describes the requirements for FDA 21 CFR Part 11 compliance at a high level and discusses how Epicor enables FDA regulated manufacturers to fulfill these demands.

AE Polysilicon successfully deposits silicon using advanced fluidized bed reactors

May 14, 2010 11:41 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Motech Industries Inc. (TWO: 6244) ("Motech") announced its subsidiary, AE Polysilicon Corporation ("AEP"), has successfully deposited polysilicon in their proprietary commercial scale fluidized bed reactors (FBR) at its Fairless Hills, Pennsylvania site.

IQE announces 6" wafer capability for CPV applications

May 14, 2010 11:40 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Epiwafer foundry and substrate maker IQE plc of Cardiff, UK has developed epitaxial processes for producing high-efficiency, triple-junction concentrator photovoltaic (CPV) solar cells with comparable results on both 6 inch diameter germanium (Ge) and gallium arsenide (GaAs) substrates.

Buhler Group signs inorganic nanoparticles agreement with Sigma-Aldrich

May 14, 2010 10:38 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

The Buhler Group is making selected dispersions of inorganic nanoparticles accessible worldwide to materials science researchers through an exclusive distribution agreement with Sigma-Aldrich.


Light used for cancer treatment: CEA-Leti announces TARGET-PDT study aimed at improving photodynamic therapy

May 14, 2010 10:38 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

CEA-Leti announced the launch of the TARGET-PDT project designed to increase the effectiveness of photodynamic therapy (PDT) for treating cancer by developing a novel nano carrier-based approach.

Zargis Medical Strikes Gold at 2010 Edison Awards

May 14, 2010 10:36 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

STAMFORD, Conn. , May 14 /- Zargis Medical Corp., a majority-owned subsidiary of Speedus Corp. (Nasdaq: SPDE ), today announced that its Zargis Cardioscan device and the compatible 3M™ Littmann® Electronic Stethoscope Model 3200 were the joint recipients of a Gold Award on...


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May 14, 2010 10:35 am | by Sean Fenske | Blogs | Comments

This new site is something I've been anticipating for quite some time (and some of you have heard about it during that same span time).

Stocks to watch: Gulf cleanup may be opportunity

May 14, 2010 10:10 am | by JOEL SCHECTMAN - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

With the exploded well in the Gulf of Mexico continuing to spew 200,000 gallons of oil a day, the cleanup has already cost BP $450 million and it's by rising $10 million a day.Companies that specialize in environmental cleanup are being called upon to stem the damage, and investors may want to...

Foundation Venture Capital Group Invests in Start-Up Company Developing Blood Test to Determine Risk and Diagnose Alzheimer's Disease

May 14, 2010 9:37 am | by Bio-Medicine.Org | News | Comments

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. , May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As many as 5.3 million Americans, and 35 million people worldwide, are living with Alzheimer's disease (AD), a devastating neurodegenerative illness characterized by memory loss, cognitive decline and widespread destruction of...


Clue to switch of bladder cancer from locally contained to invasive found by Jefferson scientists

May 14, 2010 9:36 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Thomas Jefferson University) Bladder cancer often becomes aggressive and spreads in patients despite treatment, but now researchers at the Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson have identified a protein they believe is involved in pushing tumors to become invasive -- and deadly.


Caliper Life Sciences gets $2.9M EPA testing award

May 14, 2010 9:10 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Caliper Life Sciences Inc. said Friday it received $2.9 million from the Environmental Protection Agency for further testing of chemical compounds.Caliper said it is participating in the EPA's ToxCast screening program, which aims to find tests that can predict how toxic a chemical compound...


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