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.
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.
InnaPhase announced the addition of Michael Tyszkiewicz, formerly of Applied Biosystems, as director of product development.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Tripos amended its strategic collaboration with Pfizer Inc. for the design, synthesis and purification of druglike compounds.
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.
L.I.M.S. (USA) Inc. has changed its name to STARLIMS Corporation, as part of its enhanced corporate identity strategy.
Scientists from Intel Corporation have achieved a major advance using silicon manufacturing processes to create a novel "transistor-like" device that can encode data onto a light beam.
Linux Networx announced the addition of two new executives as part of its long-term growth strategy to expand the company's presence in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and in worldwide government markets.