The Wyss Institute's eRapid electrochemical sensor technology now enables sensitive, specific and multiplexed detection of blood biomarke...

Detecting multiple sepsis biomarkers from whole blood - made fast, accurate, and cheap

Fast and energy-efficient future data processing technologies are on the horizon after an international team of scientists successfully m...

Scientists manipulate magnets at the atomic scale

Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed a soft, stretchy skin patch that can be worn on the neck to continuous...

New skin patch brings us closer to wearable, all-in-one health monitor

Researchers have found a way to use light and a single electron to communicate with a cloud of quantum bits and sense their behaviour, ma...

Light used to detect quantum information stored in 100,000 nuclear quantum bits

Graphene Flagship researchers report a new method to integrate graphene and 2D materials into semiconductor manufacturing lines, a milest...

A scalable method for the large-area integration of 2D materials

Researchers from Institute of Industrial Science at The University of Tokyo investigated the mechanism of phase separation into the two p...

Discovery of a new law of phase separation

THz wave absorption signal with a unique two-step decay characteristic in the time domain was demonstrated, revealing fundamental aspects...

THz spectroscopy tracks electron solvation in photoionized water

'Suit of armour' protects 2D materials for new-gen electronics An international team of scientists has invented the equivalent of body ar...

Scientists create armour for fragile quantum technology

Researchers have found a way to use light and a single electron to communicate with a cloud of quantum bits and sense their behaviour, ma...

Light used to detect quantum information stored in 100,000 nuclear quantum bits

The tiniest microchips yet can be made from graphene and other 2D-materials, using a form of 'nano-origami', physicists at the University...

Graphene "nano-origami" creates tiniest microchips yet

For the first time, physicists from the University of Basel have produced a graphene compound consisting of carbon atoms and a small numb...

Kagome graphene promises exciting properties

Researchers from the University of Southampton and Université Laval, Canada, have successfully measured for the first time back-reflectio...

International study reveals exceptional property of next generation optical fibers

Over the past years, global data traffic has experienced a boom, with over 12.5 billion connected devices all over the world. The current...

A performance leap for Graphene modulators in next generation datacom and telecom

"For decades, chemistry has been governed by two ambitions goals," says Professor Stefan Tautz, head of the Quantum Nanoscience subinstit...

Ultrafast electron dynamics in space and time

Nanotechnology can deliver solutions to U.S. economic, energy and geopolitical challenges while also helping the world meet climate targe...

Nanotechnology is crucial to US energy independence, according to Baker Institute report

MPQ researchers realize the first quantum-logic computer operation between two separate quantum modules in different laboratories. Today’...

Quantum systems learn joint computing

The size of the alpha particle, the nucleus of the helium atom, has been measured more accurately than ever before. Results now indicate ...

How big is the alpha particle? Laser spectroscopy provides new results with record precision

Since element 99 – einsteinium – was discovered in 1952 at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab...

Discoveries at the Edge of the Periodic Table: First Ever Measurements of Einsteinium

Despite the anticounterfeiting devices attached to luxury handbags, marketable securities, and identification cards, counterfeit goods ar...

A display that completely blocks off counterfeits

Materials scientists of Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU), in collaboration with an international research team, have advanced the de...

Scientists developed energy saving ceramic phosphors for high power LED systems


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Grapheal, a developer of graphene-based embedded biosensors for on-site diagnostics and remote patient monitoring, announced today that it has raised a total of EUR1.9 million in equity and non-dilutive sources, including seed financing from Novalis Biotech’s Acceleration Fund, several innovation grants, and Bpifrance convertible notes and loans.

Feb 09, 2021

Grapheal raises EUR1.9 million to advance development of embedded biosensing technology and application in digital COVID testing and wound monitoring: Includes seed financing from Novalis Biotech and private investors, support from Bpifrance as well as non-dilutive grants

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ImmunoMet Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical stage biotechnology company targeting metabolism to develop novel anti-fibrotic and anti-cancer therapies, today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the Investigational New Drug (IND) application for IM156, an investigational Protein Complex 1 inhibitor, being evaluated for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) as well as granting it Orphan Drug Designation.

Feb 08, 2021

ImmunoMet Therapeutics Receives IND Clearance and Orphan Drug Designation from U.S. FDA for IM156 in Ideopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis and Completes Financing

A local nanotechnology company based in Texas State University’s Science, Technology and Advanced Research Park has received a $15 million investment from California-based private equity firm, Pasaca Capital, Inc.

Feb 08, 2021

QUANTUM LEAP: STAR Park's Quantum Materials Corp lands $15 million investment

Sila Nanotechnologies (“Sila Nano”), a next-generation battery materials company, announced that it raised $590 million Series F funding at a $3.3 billion post-money valuation. The new funding comes as the first Sila Nano-powered batteries prepare to ship in consumer devices and the company scales up its production to serve growing demand from smartphone and automotive customers. Coatue led the round with significant participation by funds and accounts advised by T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc. In addition, existing investors 8VC, Bessemer Venture Partners, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, and Sutter Hill Ventures also participated in the round.

January 26, 2021

Coatue and T. Rowe Price Funds Anchor $590m Investment in Sila Nanotechnologies

-Cardea Bio, Inc., a Tech+Bio company integrating molecular biology with semiconductors via Graphene-based biology-gated Transistors, announced today a $6.5M series A extension that brings the A round total above $20M. The new capital infusion is led by the life sciences and biotechnology focused investor 3E Bioventures Capital and joined by existing investors. Proceeds from the financing will be used to further develop Cardea’s proprietary Transistor platform, in order to significantly expand mass-manufacturing and further grow Cardea’s number of commercial partnerships.

Jan 12, 2021

Cardea Bio Adds $6.5 Million to Series A; Early-Stage Financing Now Totals More Than $20 Million

Round Rock City Council approved Jan. 14 an incentives agreement between the city's Transportation and Economic Development Corp. and Ametrine Inc., which manufactures camouflage that can help soldiers remain undetected on the battlefield, for job creation and facility investment. This marks the second headquarters relocation to Round Rock announced since the start of the year.

Jan 15, 2021

Camouflage maker moves HQ to Round Rock from Maryland

Stream Bio, a UK-based company that develops and manufactures life science products, has announced a new project after winning funding through SBRI Healthcare’s ‘Urgent and Emergency Care’ competition.

Jan 13, 2021

Stream Bio wins SBRI funding for lateral flow heart diagnostic

TCL Electronics (1070.HK), one of the dominant players in the global TV industry and a leading consumer electronics company, will start the year more determined than ever at CES 2021 with exciting announcements to fulfil its mission to make life intelligent through innovative, next generation Mini-LED technology.

“TCL is proud to be at CES 2021 and a member of this vibrant industry. As one of the leading consumer electronics brands in the world, and second largest TV brand in America, it is our mission to make life intelligent with innovative technology through our AIxIoT strategy. Moving forward we are committed to providing the best smart products and services to global users,” said Kevin

Jan 4, 2021

TCL Brings Next Gen Mini-Led and Future Display Technologies to CES 2021