Techniques and tools for seeing fleeting arrangements of atoms during chemical reactions are advancing rapidly, allowing unprecedented insights into physical and living systems, according to experts in microscopy from around the world who gathered for a three-day conference at Princeton in July.
- Wednesday, Aug 8, 2018
- Monday, Aug 6, 2018
Bringing new drugs to market takes time. Laboratory testing, clinical research and U.S. Food and Drug Administration review — and all the steps in between — add up to 17 years, on average, for research evidence to reach clinical practice.
But what if organic chemists could speed up that process by providing medicinal chemists with new tools that would facilitate selective molecule activation to support drug discovery?
- Monday, Aug 6, 2018
- Thursday, Jul 5, 2018
Diamonds are prized for their purity, but their flaws might hold the key to a new type of highly secure communications.
- Friday, May 18, 2018
With a ribbon-cutting, speeches and tour of its extensive laboratory space, the formal opening of the new high-tech Princeton Innovation Center BioLabs incubator was celebrated Thursday, May 17.
A crowd of more than 100 representatives from Princeton University, the town of Plainsboro, local industries and the center's first tenant companies attended the event at the Forrestal Center in Plainsboro.
- Thursday, Jun 14, 2018
Ancient alchemists tried to turn lead and other common metals into gold and platinum. Modern chemists in Paul Chirik’s lab at Princeton are transforming reactions that have depended on environmentally unfriendly precious metals, finding cheaper and greener alternatives to replace platinum, rhodium and other precious metals in drug production and other reactions.
- Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018
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CEFR director Coleen Burrus participated in a panel on building relationships between industry and higher ed at an event hosted by the Somerset County Business Partnership. She is quoted in the article.
- Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018
On June 4, the Center for Information Technology Policy (CITP) at Princeton announced its participation in the University Blockchain Research Initiative, a new $50 million program founded by Ripple to support academic research, technical development and innovation in blockchain, cryptocurrency and digital payments.
- Monday, May 14, 2018
UIDP 26: The University-Industry Conference on Building Collaborations in the Technology Ecosystem
Silicon Valley, April 16-19, 2018
When Princeton and Cisco team up to talk about research collaborations in technology, universities and industry show up.
- Thursday, May 3, 2018