Olympus Europe and Soft Imaging System have successfully worked together for many years in the light-optical microscopy market. Taking this co-operation further, Olympus Europe announced that it acquired Soft Imaging System and it's subsidiaries.
NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit is healthy again, the result of recovery work by mission engineers since the robot developed computer-memory and communications problems 10 days ago. "We have confirmed that Spirit is booting up normally. Tomorrow we'll be doing some preventive maintenance," Dr.
IO Informatics announced that Patricia A. Rougeau has joined the company as President and Chief Executive Officer. Rougeau has more than twenty-five years of experience in corporate management and technology leadership.
Astronomers have used an observation by NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory to make the best case yet that a star can be engulfed by its companion star and survive.
L.I.M.S. (USA) Inc. has changed its name to STARLIMS Corporation, as part of its enhanced corporate identity strategy.
InnaPhase announced the addition of Robert Voelkner, formerly of Thermo Electron Corporation, as director of business development. In his new role, Voelkner will lead the effort to further expand InnaPhase's presence in various regions of the world.
Tripos amended its strategic collaboration with Pfizer Inc. for the design, synthesis and purification of druglike compounds.
Bruker BioSciences Corporation announced that it is progressing rapidly with the implementation of its strategy to expand its global distribution and support capabilities.
InnaPhase announced the global release of Newton LIMS, a solution for pharmaceutical development, quality control, stability and environmental monitoring. The official release date of December 28, 2003 is in keeping with the Newton LIMS schedule unveiled at The 2003 Pittsburgh Conference.
PerkinElmer it has reached agreement with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) whereby PerkinElmer will be permitted to resume production and shipment of newborn screening test kits at its Norton, Ohio facility.
STARLIMS Corporation announced an addition to the company's international coverage South Korea. The company's new partners are Interface Engineering Co. Ltd. (IEC), a long time player in the South Korean LIMS market.
Varian announced a strategic partnership with Sageful Corporation for developing and marketing a broad-range of intelligent data management solutions which complement Varian's rapid drugs-of-abuse testing (DAT) products.
Waters Corporation has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire the outstanding capital stock of privately held Massachusetts-based NuGenesis Technologies Corporation for approximately $43 million, subject to the satisfaction of certain conditions contained in the merger agreement.
InnaPhase announced the addition of Michael Tyszkiewicz, formerly of Applied Biosystems, as director of product development.
Scientists from the Glenn T. Seaborg Institute and the Chemical Biology and Nuclear Science