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Mar 27, 2015 09:49 GMT Uppsala University A new study from SciLifeLab at Uppsala University published in PLOS ONE shows that genes crucial for vision were multiplied in the early stages of vertebrate evolution and acquired distinct functions leading to the sophisticated mechanisms of vertebrate eyes.

Over 500 years late… Richard III’s lost commemorative coin, 3D printed

Mar 26, 2015 16:28 GMT RichmondMint.com London based start-up RichmondMint.com 3D print technology to right a 530-year wrong by printing commemorative coins for his reburial. They feature his forensically reconstructed face.

Sony shows longstanding commitment towards a greener future - celebrating 10 years Mercury free battery production

Mar 24, 2015 08:00 GMT Sony

Sondrel Announce China Expansion Plans with new Design Centre to Open in Xi'an

Mar 23, 2015 10:14 GMT Sondrel Ltd Julian Kingsbury, Sondrel VP APAC reveals expansion plans for Sondrel in 2015.

Powerful compression springs for the heaviest needs

Mar 23, 2015 07:41 GMT Lesjöfors AB As one of few manufacturers in Europe, Lesjöfors specializes in the manufacture of compression springs for extremely heavy loads. Not unusual are springs in the wire dimension of 65 mm weighing up to 350 kg.

Mobile credit card machines for small business

Mar 20, 2015 20:27 GMT Spiderweb Online Marketing LTD The sleek, secure and simple iZettle was designed for small and mobile businesses that would benefit from having the facility to take credit and debit card payments without the contract length, high initial purchase costs and long application forms. iZettle has helped to empower businesses with no contract, no commitment, no hidden or monthly fee facilities with their Chip and PIN device.

Winners of the AXA PPP Health Tech & You Awards Revealed

Mar 19, 2015 09:46 GMT AXA PPP healthcare The winners of the inaugural AXA PPP Health Tech & You Awards have been announced.

Mar 18, 2015 06:00 GMT Uppsala University Why do some countries seem to develop quickly while others remain poor? This question is at the heart of the so-called poverty or development trap problem. Using mathematics on open data sets researchers now present new insights into this issue, and also suggest which countries can be expected to develop faster. The paper is published in the open access journal Big Data.

Audience Analysis – 60% of companies attending BPI are from the primary buyer’s market

Mar 17, 2015 14:24 GMT Informa Life Sciences

Tuning light temperature with one luminaire

Mar 17, 2015 10:45 GMT Fagerhult Marathon Tunable is a new interesting spotlight from Fagerhult. It is developed for the retail segment but works well for all type of areas that have the need for flexibility in white colour temperature.