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2014-01-15 16:24:10

Furthering the future of cell metabolism research in China BILLERICA, Mass., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seahorse Bioscience, the world leader in cellular metabolic analyzers and assay kits for measuring real-time metabolism, has announced a scholarship agreement with Dr. Guan Min-Xin, Ph.D., Dean, College of Life Sciences, and Director, Institute of Genetics at the Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China. The scholarship will provide sponsorship to 6 graduate students for...

2012-06-04 23:00:38

Recent Olin College graduate Steven Zhang will study alongside Professor Jiaping Wu, an expert in resource management, at Zhejiang University in one of the programs´ most competitive countries, China. Needham, MA (PRWEB) June 04, 2012 Steven Zhang, a recent graduate of Olin College, has been selected to receive a U.S. Fulbright Scholarship -- the largest U.S. international exchange program -- for study in one of the programs´ most competitive countries, China. Zhang, an electrical...

2011-05-31 08:30:00

ORLANDO, Fla., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Students from Zhejiang University have been crowned World Champions of the 2011 Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) on Monday, May 30. Sponsored by IBM (NYSE: IBM), the competition, also known as the "Battle of the Brains," challenged 105 university teams to solve some of the most challenging computer programming problems in just five hours. Click here to watch a video summary of the...

2009-08-11 20:00:00

HANGZHOU, China, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cryo-Cell International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CCEL), one of the largest and most established leaders in stem cell innovation today announced that it has signed an exclusive license agreement with S-Evans Biosciences, Inc. (SEB), a privately-held stem cell and genomics technology company located near Shanghai in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, People's Republic of China. The partnership will allow S-Evans Biosciences to market and...

2008-04-10 11:25:00

Researchers in China have created protective casings for living cells in hopes of being able to preserve them for future transplantation and repair of damaged tissues caused by cancer.Inspired by the simplicity of eggshells, researchers created mineral "shells" that preserved more than 80 percent of the yeast cells alive after being held for one month at room temperature. Without protection, yeast cells typically die in much less time."This coating is made of calcium phosphate, (the material...

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