• Smiths Group venture agreement with Novartis

    2010-03-24 12:04:44 [Go Back] Business Financial Newswire – Smiths Group says that it diagnostics business, Smiths Detection has signed an agreement whereby Novartis is granted exclusive rights to market Smiths Detection’s Bio-Seeq instrument which enables rapid detection of bacterial and viral pathogens.

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  • Oak tree drops on house

    What a way to wake up at 1AM in the morning when an oak tree on the back side hill got unrooted from all the rain and dropped on the roof. The major branches just missed the critical structures and the canopy provided some cushioning. Still quite a bit of damange and a challenge to […]

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  • New Citizen

    On June 3, 2009, Chris became US citizen. With 978 other immigrants from 99 countries, the quick process of transitioning from “alien card” to US citizen was completed in the Oakland Paramount theatre.

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