Quantcast
Last updated on April 19, 2014 at 1:20 EDT

Latest Laboratories Stories

2012-05-07 06:27:54

SALT LAKE CITY, May 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ARUP Laboratories, a national reference laboratory, is pleased to announce its Mini-Lecture Series during the annual Scientific Meeting of the American Pain Society in Honolulu. The series, hosted on the exhibit floor in booth #315, will feature acclaimed pain management experts Gordon Nelson, C(ASCP), NRCC-TC, vice president of the ARUP Chemistry Division, and Gwen McMillin, PhD, medical director, Toxicology and Trace Elements...

2012-05-03 10:27:23

SALT LAKE CITY, May 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ARUP Laboratories proudly announces that five ARUP pathologists have been selected for inclusion on the Best Doctors in America® list, Salt Lake City Metro Area. In the specialty of pathologist, ARUP was recognized in eight out of eleven subspecialties. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110915/SF69370LOGO) Michael B. Cohen, MD, was recognized in three subspecialties: cytopathology, general pathology, and genitourinary...

2012-03-29 09:07:59

Dana-Farber president: Encouraging news, but improvements are still needed A report from the nation's leading cancer organizations shows rates of death in the United States from all cancers for men and women continued to decline between 2004 and 2008. The findings come from the latest Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer. The report also finds that the overall rate of new cancer diagnoses for men and women combined decreased an average of less than one percent per...

2012-03-28 22:21:31

NEW DELHI, India, March 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- While Narang Medical Limited (NML) "honors" the "creativity" (though misplaced and misused) of some companies / persons in the market trying to imitate them, they see these companies / persons as players forced to copy because of having nothing original to offer. Mr. Parveen Narang, Director, Narang Medical Limited stated, "If imitation is the highest form of flattery, Narang Medical Limited is positively blushing right...

2012-03-28 02:24:27

PASADENA, Calif., March 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (NYSE: ARE) ("Alexandria"), through its affiliates, announced today a series of significant transactions resulting in the imminent development of the Longwood Center, an iconic and highly unique collaborative life science hub in the heart of Boston's Longwood Medical Area, one of the world's densest concentrations of academic, medical, and clinical care institutions. The announcement highlights Alexandria's...

2012-03-28 01:10:32

For 75 years Empa has been conducting research on all aspects relating to wood. Beginning with an investigation into the properties of various types of indigenous woods, today this has grown into a research area with many branches — from fundamental research on the structure of wood to chemically or biologically modified woods, novel wood fiber products and surface technologies. Empa scientists examine each of the material´s properties in minute detail and use these results to...

2012-03-05 07:00:00

BOSTON, March 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems (CSE) today announced 37 industry partners who are participating in the Center's Building Technology Showcase, a first-of-its-kind research and demonstration building for sustainable technologies in the City of Boston's Innovation District. These partners are contributing a combined total of $2.7 million in advanced building energy technologies and services for the building, and committing to working...

2012-02-29 13:50:00

SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- ARUP Laboratories, a leading national clinical and anatomic pathology reference laboratory and a leader in innovative laboratory research and development, announced the establishment of a Business Innovations Division. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110915/SF69370LOGO) The new division is designed to align ARUP's business innovations in a manner that will enhance our ability to diversify into new market segments. This division will...

Galaxy Could Be Teeming With 'Nomad Planets'
2012-02-24 09:17:30

Researchers at the Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology (KIPAC) suggest in a new study that the heavens could be teeming with “nomad planets,” wandering through space instead of orbiting around host stars. In fact, say the researchers, there could be 100,000 times more of these planets in the Milky Way alone than there are stars. And if observations confirm this estimate, it could affect the current theories of planet formation and change our understanding of...

2012-02-16 07:00:00

ESPOO, Finland, February 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Picosun Oy, Finland-based global manufacturer of state-of-the-art Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) equipment, has again proven its unparalleled expertise in ALD reactor design and manufacturing. Record particle levels, only 1-2 added particles (> 70 nm) per wafer have been obtained with the PICOSUN(TM) P-300B ALD batch tool installed at Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic Microsystems (Fraunhofer IPMS) in the center of European IC...