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Nanoco Signs Follow-On Joint Development Agreement with Osram for Cadmium-Free Quantum Dots Technology

Nanoco Signs Follow-On Joint Development Agreement with Osram for Cadmium-Free Quantum Dots Technology

Nanoco Group plc, a world leader in the development and manufacture of cadmium-free quantum dots and other nanomaterials, announces that it has signed a follow-on joint development agreement with Osram, one of the world’s largest lighting companies, in connection with the use of Nanoco cadmium-free quantum dots in general lighting. [More]
Nanotechnology Could Provide Important Societal and Economic Benefits, Says Study

Nanotechnology Could Provide Important Societal and Economic Benefits, Says Study

Considered by some to be the next frontier of global economic development, nanotechnology has the potential to revolutionize industries like healthcare, information technology and energy systems. However, the promise of nanotechnology is tethered to unique environmental, health and safety (EH&S) issues that are not yet fully understood. [More]

Epigem: 20 Years of Micro Engineering

Epigem is celebrating 20 years delivering innovation via our technology platforms in polymer micro and nanotechnology (MNT) and was the first UK company offering polymer microfabrication services. Recognition of our u... [More]
2D Plenary Sessions Attracted Enormous Interest at Beijing Nanotechnology Seminar

2D Plenary Sessions Attracted Enormous Interest at Beijing Nanotechnology Seminar

Leading high level international speakers dominated the Oxford Instruments two day technical seminar hosted at the prestigious Institute of Physics in Beijing last week. This event focused on practical appli... [More]
Johnson Matthey Acquires Battery Materials Manufacturing Assets from A123

Johnson Matthey Acquires Battery Materials Manufacturing Assets from A123

A123 Systems LLC, a developer and manufacturer of advanced Nanophosphate® lithium-ion batteries and systems, today announced that it recently completed the sale of its facilities for the production of certain battery materials to Johnson Matthey, a world-class manufacturer of specialty chemicals. [More]
Grafoid to Acquire ALCERECO

Grafoid to Acquire ALCERECO

Grafoid Inc. is pleased to announce it has reached final agreement and closed its acquisition of ALCERECO Inc., a technology leader in advanced composite materials, alloys and coatings and a company focused on the development, testing and production of advanced materials. [More]
Professor Chris Toumazou Earns 2014 Faraday Medal for Semiconductor DNA Sequencing Technology

Professor Chris Toumazou Earns 2014 Faraday Medal for Semiconductor DNA Sequencing Technology

DNA Electronics (‘DNAe’), the inventors of semiconductor DNA sequencing technology and developers of a new, revolutionary point-of-need test for sepsis, announces today that its founder, Chairman and CEO Professor Chris Toumazou FRS, FREng, FMEDSci, FIET, FIEEE, FCGI, FRSM has been awarded the UK Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)’s highest honour, the 2014 Faraday Medal. [More]
StoreDot Raises New Round of Funding to Commercialize Bio-Organic Nanodot-Based Devices

StoreDot Raises New Round of Funding to Commercialize Bio-Organic Nanodot-Based Devices

Nanotechnology pioneer StoreDot Ltd announced today the completion of its Series B Round of financing of $42 Million. Singulariteam Ltd., a private investment fund that focuses on early stage new and disruptive technology companies, provided seed funding for StoreDot. [More]
Two Finnish Life Science Companies Launch Upcon Upconverting Nanoparticle System

Two Finnish Life Science Companies Launch Upcon Upconverting Nanoparticle System

The life science field has seen numerous detection technologies come and go over the years. Some are shooting stars and others become the golden standard. Photon upconversion is a novel detection technology that has raised much enthusiasm among researchers during recent years. [More]
NanoViricides Announces Delivery of FluCide to BASi to Begin Toxicology Studies

NanoViricides Announces Delivery of FluCide to BASi to Begin Toxicology Studies

NanoViricides, Inc. reports that it has shipped FluCide™ to BASi for the start of toxicology studies. NanoViricides has chosen BioAnalytical Systems Inc. Toxicology Services of West Lafayette, Indiana to perform our safety/toxicology studies as needed for an IND submission of the Injectable FluCide drug candidate. [More]