Archive for April, 2012

Anaerobic Digestion Says: A new case study investigates the commercial…

Anaerobic Digestion Says: Zero Waste Energy and Harvest Power are just two of the innovators taking advantage of Anaerobic Digestion as a means of recovering value from waste. These companies are…(PRWeb April 15, 2012)Read the full story at http:/…


Titanic Explorations Enabled by Ongoing Advances in Underwater Imaging

In a new article posted on SPIE Newsroom, three scientists who worked with Ballard on multiple explorations talk about the innovations that have led to unprecedented detail in the images now available…(PRWeb April 15, 2012)Read the full story at h…


3D Cell Cultures

This is a guest post from the BiotechBlog Intern,  Fintan Burke. Fintan is a student at the School of Biotechnology at Dublin City University. Do you have a response to Fintan’s post? Respond in the comments section below. As researchers continue to investigate the complex nature of cell tissues and their behaviour, it is becoming […]


2012 Biotech Humanitarian Award Nominations Open

I am once again honored to be judging the Biotech Humanitarian Award. The Biotech Humanitarian Award is given to an individual who has harnessed the potential of biotechnology to heal, fuel or feed the planet. Last year’s Honoree was Dr. Paul Offit, a vaccine advocate who serves as the Chief of the Division of Infectious […]


Drug Patent Expirations in April 2012

Drug Patent Expirations in April 2012 *Drugs may be covered by multiple patents Tradename Applicant Generic Name Patent Number Patent Expiration BROVANA Sunovion arformoterol tartrate 6,068,833 Apr 3, 2012 BROVANA Sunovion arformoterol tartrate 6,866,839 Apr 3, 2012 BROVANA Sunovion arformoterol tartrate 6,589,508 Apr 3, 2012 BROVANA Sunovion arformoterol tartrate 5,795,564 Apr 3, 2012 ALTACE King […]