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Study demonstrates pine bark naturally reduces hay fever symptoms

June 23, 2010 9:36 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(MWW Group) An estimated 60 million people in the US are affected by allergic rhinitis, commonly known as hay fever, according to the American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology. A study published in the June 14, 2010, issue of Phytotherapy Research demonstrates Pycnogenol,...


WSU researchers find mothers of children with autism pay price in workplace

June 23, 2010 9:35 am | by EurekAlert | News | Comments

(Washington State University) Mothers of children with autism see their careers disproportionally affected as they confront greater demands on their time, inflexible workplaces and increased medical costs, according to a new study by researchers at Washington State University Vancouver.


Labeling & Vision System Reduces Cost of Applying and Inspecting Lenses

June 23, 2010 9:31 am | by John Lewis | Articles | Comments

In response to the demand for a labeling system that is both time and cost efficient, SynergEyes Inc., has developed an innovative means of applying and inspecting product labels. This article will introduce this technology, exploring both how it works, and the benefits it offers. Labeling is a critical con


Medtronic reiterates fiscal 2011 earnings guidance

June 23, 2010 7:45 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Medical device maker Medtronic Inc. on Wednesday reiterated its fiscal 2011 earnings guidance and issued a forecast for its first quarter, which ends July 30.At an investor event in Boston on Wednesday, Chief Financial Officer Gary Ellis said the company still expects fiscal 2011 earnings per...


Ceramic Substrate Machining

June 23, 2010 7:43 am | by Synchron Laser Services | Articles | Comments

Synchron Laser Services, Inc. presents its fiber lasers as a more accurate and precise alternative to CO2 lasers. Fiber lasers are proving to be a disruptive enabling technology in the scribing, drilling and cutting of ceramic substrates in an industry

Novellus systems develops XMM(TM) technology for in-line isotropic copper overburden reduction

June 23, 2010 7:40 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Novellus Systems today announced that it has developed patent-pending XMM technology that complements the company's SABRE® Electrofill® copper electrochemical deposition (ECD) process.

E-System Design, Inc. announces new breakthrough for 3D interconnect parasitic extraction

June 23, 2010 7:40 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

New Full Wave method enables parasitic extraction of hundreds/thousands of interconnects in parallel

STMicroelectronics and Debiotech debut disposable insulin jewel pump at ADA Congress in US

June 23, 2010 7:40 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

Discreet miniature pump continuously delivers insulin to patients while allowing full range of activities


Speed and Reliability in Medical Device Development Facilitated by Balancing Proper Design with Highly Functional Prototyping Materials

June 23, 2010 7:20 am | by Scott Castanon | Articles | Comments

This case study will focus on the vital role played by WaterShed XC 11122, a rapid prototyping resin from DSM Somos, which helps to ensure a remarkably fast turnaround coupled with the ability to replicate actual performance attributes of production-grade engineered thermoplastics. Two words best encompass a ch

New Horizons in Process Capability

June 23, 2010 7:03 am | by SPI | Articles | Comments

In comparison with conventional laser technologies, the primary benefits of fiber lasers are their ease of use, straightforward integration capability, high reliability, and maintenance free operation. However, as discussed in this article, SPI’s latest generation of R-4 CW-M High Power Fiber Lasers have many other fe

Coiler Ideal for Medical Tubing and Wire

June 23, 2010 6:58 am | S-Y-M Products Company | Product Releases | Comments

The Mini-Winder tubing set coiling machine is used in manufacturing and packaging of disposable medical devices such as tubing or wire sets.

Miniature Focus Modules Provide Precise Lens Motion

June 23, 2010 6:53 am | New Scale Technologies, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

New Scale Technologies Inc. offers an M3-F focus module for miniature OEM cameras used in handheld products; portable biometric sensors; and medical diagnostic and imaging devices.


Digital Optical Comparator Enables Comparison to CAD Version

June 23, 2010 6:39 am | Methods Machine Tools, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Methods Machine Tools Inc., a supplier of innovative precision machine tools, is the exclusive distributor of VisionGauge Digital Optical Comparators throughout North America.

MEMS-based microgrippers and force sensors for automated measurement systems

June 23, 2010 6:36 am | by I-Micronews | News | Comments

According to AZosensor press release, Premier nanotech instrumentation and supplies distributor, Nanoscience Instruments, has recently announced the global distribution of microgrippers and force sensors from FemtoTools

Non-Contact IR Pyrometer Calibration System Is Portable

June 23, 2010 6:31 am | E Instruments International, LLC | Product Releases | Comments

The Black Body BBSH is a portable, rugged, and easy-to-use IR Pyrometer Calibrator system, ideal for quick high temperature calibration.


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