NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – PathoGenetix today said it has signed a collaborative agreement with the US Food and Drug Administration to evaluate the company's technology for use in foodborne illness outbreak investigation and response.
Portland State University of Portland, Ore., has received US Patent No. 8,409,411, "Nano-porous membrane based sensors." The patent describes nanoporous alumina membranes that host immobilized antibodies in the pores.
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Belgian spectrophotometer firm Trinean today said it has licensed intellectual property covering microfluidic technologies from PerkinElmer's Caliper Life Sciences business directed at UV-VIS quantification analysis.
Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology last week reported on the development of a new microfluidic-based approach to delivering macromolecules, including functional siRNAs, into cells without the need for a vector.
Working with a microfluidic system first developed at the University of California, Berkeley, newly formed company Diassess is planning to use a $148,000 Small Business Innovation Research grant from the National Institutes of Health to demonstrate a single-cartridge, self-powere