January 13, 2013

Researchers, engineers, and entrepreneurs — this is for you!  The Sustainable Valley Technology Group and Rogue Valley Microdevices have teamed up to offer a technology innovation grant aimed at biomedical devices, nanotechnology, and MEMS.  It’s a cool idea, where the...

November 24, 2012

And on the heels of our October event, on November 5th we hosted another FluidicMEMS gathering featuring Jose Gomez-Marquez of MIT’s Little Devices group talking about using microfluidics for low-cost medical devices/diagnostics for the developing world.  We are gratef...

November 24, 2012

We started off the 2012-2013 FluidicMEMS event series with a bang by gathering ~70 folks from the academic and industry lab-on-a-chip/BioMEMS space to hear from Davide Marini, CEO and co-founder of Firefly Bioworks and Michael Weingarten, Director of the National Cance...

September 10, 2012

Current tests can diagnose prostate cancer, but it’s harder to tell if your cancer is slow-growing or aggressive.  This is a problem because prostate cancer treatments can be worse than the disease itself, so you don’t want to pursue aggressive therapy unless you have...

September 3, 2012

Are you curious about the rapidly growing field of paper microfluidics?  Or maybe you’re already in the field and want to meet up with others doing the same?  Are you already planning to visit Boston this fall for MRS and building your itinerary?

 

Then ch...

August 28, 2012

One of the reasons for using microfluidic technology is to shrink large machines down into portable desktop or handheld versions. A low cost per test is often important for point-of-care (POC) or point-of-use devices, especially when intended for resource-limited setti...

March 20, 2012

Wonderful having Dr. Una Ryan, CEO of Diagnostics for All, join us for the FluidicMEMS gathering on February 13! Over 70 lab-on-a-chip folks from academia and industry gathered to mix, mingle, and hear Dr. Ryan speak about DFA’s development of paper microfluidics for g...

January 18, 2012

FluidicMEMS organizers: A.J. Kumar, Lily Kim, and Joost Bonsen

 

Last month we had our biggest ever FluidicMEMS gathering of lab-on-a-chip folks as we heardProfessor Robert Westervelt speak on programmable integrated circuit / microfluidic chips to manipulate biological...

December 18, 2011

A PDMS microfluidic device for generation and dilution of two-dimensional combinatorial solution mixtures, integrated with a well array for cell storage and culture from the Khademhosseini lab at Harvard Medical School. See: http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelandin...

December 10, 2011

In the world of microelectronics, standards are well-established and have helped the industry take off. Over the past few years, people have mentioned the idea of microfluidics standardsmore and more often, and the European microfluidics community has started discussin...

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