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Soon Flexible Badges Sniff Wound Recovery, Shows Binghamton University Project

Binghamton University will lead the New York node of a new $75 million, five-year federal initiative to advance flexible hybrid electronics manufacturing following the US Department of Defense (DoD) choice of the Flex Tech Alliance, of which Binghamton University is a founding partner, as America’s first Innovation Institute for Flexible Hybrid Electronics Manufacturing (FHE MII). “The Flex Tech Alliance and ...

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Johnson & Johnson Given $115 Mln to Speed up Ebola Vaccine Trial

Johnson & Johnson, which has started its clinical trials for Ebola vaccine, was given $115 million (100 million euro) from Europe’s Innovative Medicines Initiative to speed up its development. The has started its clinical trials earlier this week of its two-injection vaccine, which uses a booster from Denmark’s Bavarian Nordic. This will be the third vaccine to enter human testing ...

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Google celebrates season of giving with $15 Million in grants

Google team said it is joining in to help spread the holiday cheer by giving more than $15 million in grants to organizations using technology to address some of the world’s biggest problems. From San Francisco to Western Africa, these organizations are making a direct impact on people around the world, every day. Posted by Jacquelline Fuller, Director, Google.org. Coinciding ...

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Ebola Fight: Gates Foundation Gives $5.7 Million

After World Bank has approved a grant, an aid of $5.7 million is provided by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation too for the fight against the deadly Ebola virus disease. The foundation has decided to support efforts in Guinea and other Ebola-affected countries to scale up the production and evaluation of convalescent plasma and other convalescent blood products as ...

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Post-grant of $600,000, Google acquires DNNresearch

Close on the heels of a $600,000 gift Google awarded Professor Geoffrey Hinton’s research group in the University of Toronto to support their work in the area of neural nets, the global search giant has acquired their upcoming startup DNNresearch, which will enhance Google’s synergies in voice recognition, text search and image search. The amount of Google’s new acquisition is ...

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