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February 2011 Issue

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In This Issue: Event News | Innovation & Investment |Chemicals, Materials & Energy |
Electronics & Microsystems | Health Sciences & Biotech/Pharma

  Event News

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  Innovation & Investment:

Germany’s X-Fab Acquires Sizable Share of MEMS Foundry Company - X-Fab deal expands its MEMS capabilities to augment existing foundry services.....Read more


MIT Researchers Call on the US to Capitalize on "Convergence" of Life, Physical, and Engineering Sciences for Life Sciences Innovation - Convergence theory offers case for a "Third Revolution" in the biomedicine to revolutionize healthcare and medicine...Read more

  Chemicals, Materials & Energy

Singapore’s A*STAR Develop Anti-Bacterial ‘Nanoskin’- Inspiration comes from nature and dolphins’ anti-fouling skins....Read more


Bing Energy and Florida State University (FSU) To Develop Next Generation Hydrogen Fuel Cells - Through nanotechnology, hydrogen fuel cells to be created smaller, lighter, and less expensive...Read more


SK Innovation To Supply Lithium-Ion Batteries for Daimler’s Mercedes Benz (MB) E-Cell Supercar - MB’s SLS AMG E-Cell car battery is comprised of 324 lithium-ion polymer cells...Read more

  Electronics & Microsystems

Fujitsu Develops World's First Process Technology for Copper-Internal-Electrode-based Capacitors for High-Speed LSIs - Improves current-flow efficiency by 10-fold; contributes toward the development of next-generation high-speed computers...Read more


Yisum and Vaxan Steel Sign Agreement on Printed Electronics Ink - The Tech transfer company of Hebrew University, Israel, will collaborate with Korean company on novel nanoparticles for inks....Read more

  Health Sciences & Biotech/Pharma

DNA Engine Observed in Real Time Traveling Along Base Pair Track - Scientists at Kyoto University and the University of Oxford have succeeded in creating a real time, programmable molecular transport system..Read more


University of New Mexico (UNM) Cancer Center Receives Million Dollar Grant for Nanotechnology Training Center - UNM is one of only six centers to receive this grant from the National Cancer Institute (NCI)....Read more

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