September 30, 2014Daily News
3D skin tissue printer wins technology award
Toronto, ON - Proprietary 3D bioprinting technology, PrintAlive Bioprinter, developed by University of Toronto students Arianna McAllister and Lian Leng, has won the Canadian stage of the 2014 James Dyson Award. The bioprinter represents a huge...
Sep 24, 2014 4:33PM
Fracking wastewater produces potentially harmful compounds in drinking water
Stanford, CA - Concerns that fluids from hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, are contaminating drinking water are widespread. Now, scientists are bringing to light another angle that adds to the controversy. A new study, appearing in the ACS...
Sep 24, 2014 10:07AM
Low-cost transistor heralds greener advance in flexible electronics
Los Angeles, CA - As tech company LG demonstrated this summer with the unveiling of its 18-inch flexible screen, the next generation of roll-up displays is tantalizingly close. Researchers are now reporting in the journal ACS Nano a new,...
Sep 24, 2014 9:52AM
$308M bailout signed for MaRS Phase 2 building
Toronto, ON - Ontario’s provincial government has entered into a conditional agreement to acquire an interest in the MaRS Phase 2 building in Toronto from its developer, Alexandria Real Estate (ARE). The government says the agreement,...
Sep 23, 2014 5:21PM