February 27, 2007
Duke University spin-out to join with Nanolytics. Combined company looks to launch first commercial product later this year.
February 23, 2007
UniversityTech: History Channel broadcast features space-age research at the Pratt School.
February 22, 2007
UniversityTech: Researchers at Duke University report Avastin combined with chemotherapy could mean new therapy for patients with brain cancer.
February 20, 2007
University Tech: Work could lead to device that restores bladder control for patients with spinal cord injury or neurological disease.
February 15, 2007
UniversityTech: Biocontainment Laboratory, which is funded by National Institutes of Health, to open on Feb. 16.
February 13, 2007
Jimmy Rosen, who helped run venture capital competition at UNC, is fourth addition to VC firm’s staff since it closed on $275M fund.
Updated February 6, 2007
UniversityTech: The 3D fabric works with patient’s stem cells to grow new cartilage. But clinical trials are several years away.
February 6, 2007
Triad could be home for emerging nanotech industry cluster. But some have concerns about miniscule machines.
February 2, 2007
UniversityTech: Duke’s Gabriele Hegerl is co-author of chapter written as part of international study.
Updated January 24, 2007
The U.S. Department of Energy is putting $5M into project that will seek to develop radiation diagnostics, treatments.
Updated January 19, 2007
Bioptigen can begin marketing its non-invasive scanner for eye disease research. Company also receives two federal research grants
Updated January 11, 2007
Blair Sheppard, a longtime Duke professor and international consultant, is expected to assume new duties on July 1.
January 8, 2007
Duke, UC Berkley study focuses on increasing importance of immigrants to engineering, technology firms in U.S.
January 4, 2007
Claude Hughes will also serve as a V.P. in genomics and molecular epidemiology project.
Updated January 4, 2007
Money from the Series B round will be used to advance drug discovery technology licensed from Duke.