Posts tagged “Universities”

February 22, 2007

Premium Lock Director of Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine To Keynote Biotech Conference

CED Anthony Atala is spearheading developing of potential replacement organs, tissues. Conference is set for May 14-15.

February 21, 2007

Premium Lock Looking for Career in Gaming? Wake Tech To Launch Videogame Lab

Wake Tech seal New facility will include 25 top-line Alienware PCs as part of two-year game development degree program.

February 20, 2007

Premium Lock Duke Researchers Pursue ‘Smart Bladder Pacemaker’

University Tech: Work could lead to device that restores bladder control for patients with spinal cord injury or neurological disease.

February 16, 2007

Premium Lock Discovery Channel Is Tracking Insight Racing’s ‘Lone Wolf’

Lotus UniversityTech: NCSU-sponsored team is preparing Lotus sports car for competition in autonomous vehicle challenge later this year.

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Updated February 15, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotech Center Launches Search for New President

biotech center Nine-member committee to work with a search firm. In interim, three Biotech Center execs will oversea operations.

February 15, 2007

Premium Lock Duke Prepares for Bio Threats with New Research Facility

biolab UniversityTech: Biocontainment Laboratory, which is funded by National Institutes of Health, to open on Feb. 16.

Tags: NCSU, UNC-CH, Duke
February 15, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo Wins New Computer Contract with UNC

Lenovo Multi-year deal is worth an estimated $4 million annually. Lenovo had assumed previous contract won by IBM.

Tags: IBM, Lenovo, UNC-CH
February 15, 2007

Premium Lock You Decide: Is Economics Sabotaging Alternative Fuels?

Mike Walden Changes in two key prices – oil, ethanol - have raised questions about the viability of ethanol and other new fuels.

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February 13, 2007

Premium Lock Intersouth Adds Kenan-Flagler Graduate to Life Science Team

Intersouth 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 12, 2007

Premium Lock Microrobots? NCSU Devices Can Propel Themselves, Perform Other Functions

NCSU diode UniversityTech: NCSU scientists equip miniscule devices with energy to perform several functions. Development could lead to ‘microrobots,’ ‘smart devices.’

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February 12, 2007

Premium Lock InnoVenture 2007: What People Tell Us They Are Looking for

Swamp Fox Venture and innovation conference looks to draw up to 700 people. Sparks of creativity will fly.

February 9, 2007

Premium Lock N.C. Biotech Center Hands Out $1.9M in Research Grants

Biotech logo Variety of programs at four different universities are designed to boost collaborations between teaching and research efforts.

February 9, 2007

Premium Lock You Decide: What Did Milton Friedman Teach Us?

Mike Walden Friedman has passed from us, but his theories and proposals will be discussed and debated well into the future.

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