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‘Nanotextured’ materials eyed for better implants

The tiny springy cylinders that hold open once-clogged blood arteries may soon be getting safer and more effective. Researchers at Brown University and Purdue University...
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Rapid advances expected to transform human life

By 2015, technology will have significantly changed life as we live it in the developed world, impacting every aspect of society and the economy. That...
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Keeping clients happy in the materials world

Carl Machado has joined construction products manufacturer Dryvit Systems Inc. as corporate materials manager. He will be responsible for all material management issues, including...

Carcieri wants new Power Authority<br> to promote renewables

PROVIDENCE – Gov. Donald L. Carcieri has submitted a bill to the General Assembly to create a R.I. Power Authority to spearhead the development...

Nestor shares fall below Nasdaq minimum level

PROVIDENCE – Nestor Inc. has been notified by Nasdaq that, as of April 23, the market value of the company’s common stock had fallen...

St. Luke’s lab among CAP Best Performers

NEW BEDFORD – The College of American Pathologists has ranked the laboratory at St. Luke’s Hospital among its 2006 Best Performers. CAP laboratory accreditation...
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Watching the world on video feeds

If someone buys tulip bulbs from Holland, it’s entirely possible that they were inspected and graded by a system using Videology Imaging Solutions Inc....

URI teaming up with Sartorius Biotech

PROVIDENCE – The University of Rhode Island is to celebrate a new partnership with Sartorius Biotech Inc. of Edgewood, N.J., and the opening of...

Second shareholder suit filed against Amgen

LOS ANGELES – A class-action suit against Amgen Inc. (Nasdaq: AMGN) was announced late yesterday by the law firm of Stull, Stull & Brody...
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2007 R.I. Business Plan winners named

PROVIDENCE – The developer of software that transforms cell phones into automated security devices and a student team that uses peer pressure to help...
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