Editor's note: Shang-Tian Yang and L. James Lee are in the process of founding a new company to commercialize this technology. Until then, another company in which Yang is a part owner, Bioprocessing Innovative Company, Inc., is handling development. Images are available to accompany this story. Previous stories pertaining to Professor Lee's research: "Engineers Make Strong, Environmentally Friendly Plastic Foams," "A Better Way To Glue Micro-Size Parts For Medical Devices," "Tiny Channels Carved In Plastic Enable Medical Tests On A CD," COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State University engineers and their colleagues have successfully automated a particular medical test on a compact disc (CD) for the first time -- and in a fraction of the normal time required using conventional equipment. The ELISA biochemical test -- one of the most widely
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Editor's note: An image to accompany the story is available Previous stories pertaining to Professor Lee's research: "First Medical Test On CD Gets Good Results," "Ohio State Receives...
Previous stories pertaining to Professor Lee's research: "First Medical Test On CD Gets Good Results," "Engineers Make Strong, Environmentally Friendly Plastic Foams," "A...
comparing the internal structure of typical plastic foam and clay nanocomposite foam are available to the media by contacting During the Materials Research Society meeting, Professor Lee can be...
Editor's note: Yang and Ouyang will be in San Diego at the ACS conference through March 15 and can be reached at the Super 8 San Diego at 800-537-9902, or by contacting Previous stories pertaining to...
Images to accompany the story are available from Pam Frost Gorder, or by clicking Previous stories pertaining to Professor Epstein's research: "Plastic Shows Promise For Spintronics, Magnetic...