This is the syndication feed for Fri, 21 Oct 2016 09:21:13 GMT Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:00:00 GMT 1800 Retina Image Takes First Prize in NIH’s Beauty of Science Competition A confocal microscope image of a mouse retina shining with fluorescent molecules has been awarded first prize in the National Institutes of Health's 2016 Combined Federal Campaign "Beauty of... A61232 Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:00:00 GMT NJIT Biomedical Engineer Receives Innovation Grant New Jersey Health Foundation has awarded a $50,000 Innovation Grant to Tara Alvarez, Ph.D., to help create a 3D virtual reality therapy game for children suffering with binocular vision dysfunction... A61231 Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:00:00 GMT Multichannel Optical Biosensor May Offer Low-Cost, Portable Means to Detect Cancer An eight channel smartphone spectrometer has been developed that can detect human interleukin-6 (IL-6), a known biomarker for lung, prostate, liver, breast and epithelial cancers. Unlike current... A61230 Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:47:14 GMT Scifluor Begins Macular Edema, Degeneration Trials Biopharmaceutical company Scifluor Life Sciences Inc. has announced the first step in patient trials for the clinical investigation of potential new treatment for diabetic macular edema (DME) and... A61229 Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:44:57 GMT Horwitz Appointed Chief Engineer at Optical Innovations Optical consulting firm Optical Innovations Co. has appointed James Horwitz as its chief engineer. Horwitz, a physics graduate of New York University, brings more than 20 years of experience in... A61228 Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:41:26 GMT Hyperspectral Imaging May Enable Earlier Detection of GI Cancers A hyperspectral imaging technique uses a set of camera filters with a standard endoscopy system to increase the number of colors that can be seen during endoscopy and potentially improve the ability... A61225 Wed, 19 Oct 2016 10:05:57 GMT NIH Awards $1.4M Grant to Support Optogenetics Research A $1.4 million, three-year grant from the National Institute of Mental Health of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has been awarded to Ryohei Yasuda, scientific director at the Max Planck... A61224 Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:41:53 GMT Lifeimage Adds Functionality to Its Image Exchange Platform Lifeimage introduces release 5.0 of its medical image sharing technology, which connects health-care networks, providers and patients across the country. LifeIMAGE 5.0 provides more... A61223 Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:39:55 GMT ELI Research Consortium Begins Construction, Technology Development The Extreme Light Infrastructure research consortium has begun construction of its Attosecond Light Pulse Source laboratory, along with technology development. Set to open in 2018, the facility... A61222 Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:37:35 GMT Edmund Relocates, Expands Its Tucson Design Center Edmund Optics Inc. has relocated its Tucson Design Center to better support the optics and imaging company’s growth and future expansion. The new facility covers 8,000 sq ft and nearly... A61220 Wed, 19 Oct 2016 09:29:57 GMT Berlin Hosts First Micro Photonics Conference Over 1,000 participants from 15 countries attended the first Micro Photonics conference and congress in Berlin, showcasing their products and attending lectures on the development and manufacture of... A61219 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 12:49:25 GMT Optical Transceiver Market Poised to Expand The global optical transceiver market is set to grow to $41.1 billion by 2022, according to a report by RnR Market Research. Driven by the availability and cost-effectiveness of 100- and... A61218 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 12:47:59 GMT Global Aerial Imaging Market to Reach $2.84B The global aerial imaging market is expected to reach $2.84 billion by 2022 and register a compound annual growth rate of 12.9 percent, according to a report from Allied Market Research. The... A61217 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 12:45:46 GMT Nesbit, Sandklev Join Elbit Defense and instrumentation technology developer Elbit Systems of America has named Tiffany Nesbit vice president of engineering, and Douglas Sandklev vice president of technology and innovation. ... A61216 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 12:40:18 GMT Power, Price and Portability Power is not everything. If it costs too much, too few may wield it. And if it restricts freedom, it will only be tolerated for so long. This is especially true in the years-old competition between... A61215 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:52:55 GMT OCT-A Detects Early-Stage Glaucoma Optical coherence tomography angiography (OCT-A) was used at the earliest stages of glaucoma to identify the characteristic patterns of different forms of the disease. OCT-A, a noninvasive technique... A61214 Tue, 18 Oct 2016 07:55:36 GMT Protocols Introduced for Graphene-Based Array for Biophotonics Applications The fabrication and use of transparent graphene-based neural electrode arrays for applications in fluorescent microscopy, optical coherence tomography (OCT) and optogenetics have been described in... A61213 Mon, 17 Oct 2016 13:00:00 GMT Photonics’ Potential Unleashed The thing about potential is that even if it is always present, it may not be realized until the right circumstances arise. Lasers, for example, have been acknowledged as a viable joining technology.... A61212 Mon, 17 Oct 2016 11:45:53 GMT NanoLIBS Analyzer Wins CPhI Pharma Award The NanoLIBS handheld laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy analyzer from mobile spectroscopy technology developer B&W Tek Inc. has won the 2016 Excellence in Pharma award in the analysis, testing... A61211 Mon, 17 Oct 2016 07:40:33 GMT Laser Light to Collaborate with Equinix for Optical Satellite Optical satellite service provider Laser Light Communications has selected Equinix Inc. as its interconnection provider for a network that will combine spaced-based optics and terrestrial fiber-optic... A61210 Mon, 17 Oct 2016 07:36:33 GMT