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May 15th, 2013


  1. Ben Franklin Alumnus IQE Launches 150mm Epi Wafers on Silicon Substrates

    IQE has announced the launch of gallium nitride-based, high electron mobility transistor (GaN HEMT) epitaxial wafers on 150mm diameter semi-insulating silicon carbide (SiC) substrates, supplied by the WBG Materials subsidiary of II‐VI Inc. a global provider of engineering materials and optoelectronic components. GaN power amplifiers offer superior power capability, efficiency, bandwidth and linearity compared with silicon (Si) or gallium Continue Reading…

  2. Ben Franklin Alumnus OraSure Technologies to Launch Rapid Hepatitis C Testing Initiative

    OraSure Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:OSUR), Walgreens (NYSE:WAG), and the Chronic Liver Disease Foundation have announced that they have joined with local health organizations to offer hepatitis C (HCV) testing with the OraQuick® HCV Rapid Test to individuals who may be at risk for HCV infection. The testing will be available in select Walgreens locations across 11 Continue Reading…