2012 News

11.30.12

Novasterilis poster presentation, from the Ninth World Biomaterials Congress, on the supercritical CO2 sterilization of bioabsorbable polymer devices is featured in MPN Magazine...more

11.14.12

NovaSterilis announces EMCM as a strategic partner for supercritical CO2 sterilization in Europe and parts of Asia...more

11.08.12

GNS Healthcare, Dana-Farber and Mount Sinai collaborate to build a computer model of multiple myeloma...more

10.22.12

Novomer is the 2012 ICIS Innovation award winner in the 'Best innovation by a small to medium sized enterprise' category for its proprietary catalyst system used to produce intermediates from carbon monoxide and ethylene oxide...more

10.11.12

GNS Healthcare expands senior management team adding Hans Winkler, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer...more

10.03.12

Novomer wins the Best Paper Award in the renewable content polyol category at the American Chemistry Council's 2012 Polyurethanes Technical Conference...more

09.26.12

GNS Healthcare and Aetna are using "big data" analytics to help prevent heart and metabolic diseases...more

09.19.12

GNS Healthcare Collaborates With A Leading CRO To Enable More Efficient And Cost-Effective Drug Development...more

09.05.12

NovaSterilis to Present Phase l Data on Sterilization of Absorbable Polymers at Medtech Polymers Conference September 12th...more

08.14.12

GNS Healthcare Inc., the leading healthcare data analytics company, and the CHDI Foundation collaborate to build a computer model of Huntington's disease...more

08.10.12

Novomer's innovative catalyst platform is a finalist in the 'Best Innovation by a Small to Medium-Sized Enterprise' category of the ICIS Innovation Awards 2012...more

06.27.12

NovaSterilis has been awarded an NIH Phase II grant to further develop a commercial process for the sterilization of absorbable sutures using Super Critical CO2. Sutures are the number one wound closure device, with a market of nearly $2 billion annually...more

06.26.12

KensaGroup SAB member, Dr. Geoff Coates, has been awarded the DSM Performance Materials Award in recognition of his exceptional contributions to the advancement of polymer chemistry and the materials sciences...more

06.19.12

Dr. Geoff Coates, wins the 2012 Presidential Green Chemistry Award for synthesizing biodegradable polymers from CO and CO2...more

04.04.12

Novomer and other companies in the field of bio-based materials and green chemicals are hot targets for investors, corporate licensing, and acquisition...more

03.14.12

KensaGroup co-founder, Bruce Ganem, to receive the Esselen Award for Chemistry from the American Chemical Society for contributing to the public well-being through scientific and technical work...more

01.30.12

Novomer aims to capitalize on bio-succinic acid's market potential by leveraging its catalyst systems to develop a low cost production process...more

01.17.12

Novomer and Penford enter into joint development agreement to drive commercialization of innovative sustainable packaging materials...more

01.04.12

Novomer's CO2 based polymer technology platform part of Huffington Post feature article on how biomimicry leads to healthier humans and a healthier planet...more

01.04.12

NovaSterilis awarded patent covering a new method for cleaning allograft tissue with a supercritical fluid, thus avoiding other harmful chemical solvents that may leave residual chemicals...more