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2011-06-07 09:00:00

ST. LOUIS, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aldrich Materials Science, a strategic technology initiative of Sigma-Aldrich Corporation (NASDAQ: SIAL) today announced it has signed an agreement to collaborate on the scale-up and commercialization of next generation hydrogen-storage materials with Ilika plc (AIM:IKA), an advanced cleantech materials discovery company. Both companies believe this enterprise will become a vital component of the energy industry's efforts to develop consumer-friendly...

2011-02-02 07:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sigma Life Science, the innovative biological products and services business of Sigma-Aldrich® (Nasdaq: SIAL), today announced that its SAGE Labs initiative has partnered with Cofactor Genomics in an effort to sequence genomes for six of the most widely used strains of rat. As part of the agreement, Cofactor Genomics plans to generate and analyze sequence data using next generation sequencing systems, while SAGE Labs plans to...

2011-01-31 15:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sigma-Aldrich® Corporation (Nasdaq: SIAL) announced today that it has acquired the assets of Resource Technology Corporation (RTC) of Laramie, Wyoming, an industry leader in analytical standards and certified reference materials. The acquisition of RTC's business complements the recently completed acquisition of Cerilliant Corporation, and further expands and strengthens Sigma-Aldrich's analytical chemistry offerings, a key goal in...

2010-12-30 16:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-Aldrich® Corporation (Nasdaq: SIAL) announced today it has acquired all outstanding shares of Cerilliant Corporation of Round Rock, Texas to strengthen the Company's analytical chemistry product portfolio and to continue to deliver on its strategic growth plans. Cerilliant, a leading supplier of high quality reference standards and materials, provides products that support the clinical diagnostics, environmental,...

2010-12-02 16:14:00

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Sigma Life Science, the innovative biological products and research services business of Sigma-Aldrich® Corporation (Nasdaq: SIAL), today announced that its genetically modified reporter cell lines - based on the CompoZr zinc finger nuclease (ZFN) technology - takes the silver medal position in The Scientist magazine's Top Ten Innovations for 2010. This latest award continues Sigma Life Science's track record of success in the...

2010-11-29 00:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-Aldrich (Nasdaq: SIAL) today announced a distribution agreement with Nanosys, Inc., an advanced materials architect. Under the agreement, Sigma-Aldrich, through its Aldrich Materials Science business, is now distributing Nanosys-created silicon nanowires to the global scientific research community for the development of new applications in technologies such as solid-state lighting, electronics and energy storage. "As Aldrich...

2010-08-18 14:34:00

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-Aldrich® Corporation (Nasdaq: SIAL) is pleased to announce that Magnus Borg has been named Vice President and Chief Information Officer, effective August 16, 2010. In his new role, Borg will lead the Company's global information systems function and will report to Rakesh Sachdev, Sr. Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer. Borg (age 50) brings over two decades of senior IT management...

2010-08-05 00:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-Aldrich® (Nasdaq: SIAL) today announced it has entered into an agreement with the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of the National Institutes of Health, and Boston University (BU) to develop methods to measure several potential biomarkers of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (CVD) using plasma samples from the NHLBI's Framingham Heart Study (FHS), one of the most prestigious clinical studies in...

2010-04-21 00:00:00

ST. LOUIS, April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SAFC Hitech®, a business segment within SAFC®, a member of the Sigma-Aldrich® Group (Nasdaq: SIAL), today announced the appointment of Philip Rose as its new company president succeeding Barry Leese, who retired on April 1, 2010. Rose will be based at SAFC Hitech's Haverhill, MA, facility, and joins the company after 20 years with Rohm & Haas (recently acquired by Dow Chemical in 2009),...

2010-04-20 00:00:00

ST. LOUIS, April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma® Life Science, the innovative biological products and services brand of Sigma-Aldrich® (Nasdaq: SIAL), today announced an extension to its award-winning CompoZr® product offering with the global release of the CompoZr Targeted Integration Kit, AAVS1 (www.sigma.com/aavs1). This kit provides a powerful method for the controlled transgene integration and expression of any gene in any...