Cray Inc. Will Team With ORNL to Provide 100-Teraflop Department of Energy Leadership-Class SupercomputerApril 30, 2004 8:00 pm | News | Comments
Cray Inc. will collaborate with the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to provide the world's most powerful supercomputer. The leadership-class system will be used for advanced scientific research.
Intel has confirmed that it is scrapping development of Tejas, its next-generation chip, and will accelerate development of dual-core processors for use across its server, desktop, and mobile platforms next year.
TurboWorx Inc. has announced an agreement with Avnet Hall-Mark's IBM Division to use Avnet's Enablement Services Partnership (ESP) program to help them deliver turnkey IBM solutions.
NASA has made sufficient progress modifying the space shuttle fleet to warrant growing confidence that the spacecraft can safely resume flying next spring, space agency officials said.
A fast-spreading computer worm similar to last year's massive "Blaster" has struck hundreds of thousands of PCs globally and it remains unclear how many will be infected, a top computer security official said Monday.
Inpharmatica Announces Agreement with Biotica Technology to Provide Comprehensive ADME Support to Their Natural Products ProgrammesApril 30, 2004 8:00 pm | News | Comments
Inpharmatica Ltd. has entered into a two year ADME service agreement with Biotica Technology Ltd, a drug discovery company specialising in developing bioengineered polyketides from actinomycete bacteria.
Applied Biosystems, an Applera Corporation business, has entered into a partnership with Vialis GmbH, an informatics service and consultancy company which focuses on electronic data handling in QA/QC laboratories.
Biowisdom And Corpora Partner To Help Pharmaceutical Investigators Find And Analyse Important Documents FasterApril 30, 2004 8:00 pm | News | Comments
BioWisdom and Corpora Software have announced a strategic partnership to deliver powerful document location and navigation solutions to the pharmaceutical industry.
Informatics: Defining the Research Agenda, a three-day conference this fall on the future of research in informatics, will be held September 10-12, 2004 at Indiana University in Bloomington, IN.
Food and Drug Administration Will Hold Public Meeting to Discuss Electronic Records and Electronic SignaturesApril 30, 2004 8:00 pm | News | Comments
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will hold a public meeting to discuss various topics concerning our regulations on electronic records and electronic signatures in part 11 (21 CFR part 11). FDA has begun to re-examine part 11 as it applies to all FDA-regulated products.
Arnold Orville Beckman, Ph.D., the founder and chairman emeritus of Beckman Instruments, Inc. (now known as Beckman Coulter, Inc., headquartered in Fullerton, Calif.) died on Tuesday May 18th in his sleep at Scripps Green Hospital in La Jolla, Calif. He was 104.
LION bioscience has announced that GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has renewed its license for SRS and SRS Objects.
Thermo Electron Corporation has announced the purchase of US Counseling Services, Inc. ("USCS") for $77.9 million in cash, subject to a post-closing adjustment. Thermo's net purchase price is $74.7 million, after adjusting for $3.2 million in cash acquired with the business.
The French-German drug company Aventis has accepted an offer from a once-hostile bidder, Sanofi-Synthélabo, of 55.3 billion euros ($65.5 billion), 14 percent higher than Sanofi's original bid in January.
Dassault Systèmes and Rand A Technology Corporation, operating as RAND Worldwide announce plans to create RAND North America, Inc. ("RAND Americas"), a new joint venture focused on increasing sales of Dassault Systèmes Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software in North America.