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New photonic material may facilitate all-optical switching and computing

February 23, 2010
biotech

[NEWS] Contact: John Toon jtoon@gatech.edu 404-894-6986 Georgia Institute of Technology Research News Designing molecules A class of molecules whose size, structure and chemical composition have been optimized for photonic use could provide the demanding combination of properties needed to serve as the foundation for …


Stressed nanomaterials display unexpected movement

February 23, 2010
biotech

[NEWS] Contact: Phil Sneiderman prs@jhu.edu 443-287-9960 Johns Hopkins University Johns Hopkins researchers have discovered that, under the right conditions, newly developed nanocrystalline materials exhibit surprising activity in the tiny spaces between the geometric clusters of atoms called nanocrystals from which they are made. This finding, detailed …


Brown physicist discovers odd, fluctuating magnetic waves

February 23, 2010
biotech

[NEWS] Contact: Richard Lewis Richard_Lewis@Brown.edu 401-863-3766 Brown University PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] – At the quantum level, the forces of magnetism and superconductivity exist in an uneasy relationship. Superconducting materials repel a magnetic field, so to create a superconducting current, the ma…

PhRMA Statement on Health Care Reform

February 22, 2010
biotech

PhRMA Statement on Health Care Reform


OPKO to collaborate with Mexican researchers

February 22, 2010
biotech

OPKO Health, Inc. today announced the signing of a letter of intent to collaborate with the Centro de Investigaci√≥n y …Click Here to Read More


U. of Colorado scientists create tiny RNA molecule with big implications for life’s origins

February 22, 2010
biotech

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Contact: Michael Yarus yarus@colorado.edu 303-492-8376 University of Colorado at Boulder An extremely small RNA molecule created by a University of Colorado at Boulder team can catalyze a key reaction needed to synthesize proteins, the building blocks of life. The findings could be a substantial step toward understanding “the very o…


Orange Peels, Newspapers May Lead to Cheaper, Cleaner Ethanol Fuel

February 21, 2010
biotech

University of Central Florida professor Henry Daniell has developed a groundbreaking way to produce ethanol from waste products such as …Click Here to Read More


Perry Center for Emerging Technologies open house

February 21, 2010
alachua

Santa Fe College’s new Perry Center for Emerging Technologies in Alachua is sponsoring an open house from 6:30 to 7:30 …Click Here to Read More


US broadens definition of stem cell

February 19, 2010
biotech

The U.S. government broadened the definition of a¬†human embryonic stem cell on Friday, helping qualify several corporate and academic experiments …Click Here to Read More


How many people with a personal genome sequence walk the earth today?

February 19, 2010
biotech

The GET Conference 2010 marks the last chance in history to collect everyone with a personal genome sequence on the …Click Here to Read More