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  • 8/19/15 9:40 am CDT
    SOMERSET, N.J. & ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Catalent Pharma Solutions and 3M Purification Inc., recently investigated a novel purification approach that significantly increased the performance of the mAb purification process by enhancing the efficiency of the Protein A column. The process resulted in a substantially pharmaceutically pure product immediately after Protein A elution. The global monoclonal antibody (mAb) market exceeded 80 Billion USD in 2013, and ismore...
  • 8/19/15 8:05 am CDT

    Creative Epicenter Cultivates New Models of Working and Inspires Collaborative Design

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M, the global innovation company long recognized for diversified technology and collaboration, today announces the development of the 3M Design Center, an incubator for progressive ideation and the creative heartbeat at 3M. Underscoring the 3M Design mission that revolves around collaborative creativity, the new facility will be the central hub for design professionals with multi-disciplinary expertise, driving competitive advantage, customermore...
  • 8/4/15 7:35 am CDT

    Data reveals parents and teachers play an integral role in helping students gain the edge needed in STEM education

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The academic pillars of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, which are referred to as STEM, infiltrate every aspect of our lives and reflect a whole new way of living — from TVs to GPS systems and smartphones. Today, Post-it Brand from 3M revealed results from a survey1 commissioned by the brand that sheds light on the value of STEM education in the United States, thus furthering the conversation around the need for studentmore...
  • 8/4/15 7:01 am CDT

    Agreement aims to further expand use of NCM in lithium ion batteries

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M and LG Chem have entered into a patent license agreement to further expand the use of nickel, cobalt, manganese (NCM) in lithium ion batteries. Under the agreement, 3M grants LG Chem a license to U.S. Patents 6,660,432, 6,964,828, 7,078,128, 8,685,565 and 8,241,791 and all global equivalents including in Korea, Taiwan, Japan, China and Europe. NCM cathode compositions offer an outstanding balance of power, energy, thermal stabilitymore...
  • 7/9/15 8:35 am CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Over 70% of Americans report being bothered by skin sensitivity, according to new research1 by Nexcare Brand. Today, Nexcare Brand from 3M announces the Nexcare Sensitive Skin collection, a new line of first aid products specially formulated for sensitive or fragile skin. With reliable adhesion and kind removal, these products offer an option for those with skin sensitivity. Nexcare Sensitive Skin First Aid Tape, Adhesive Pads and Eye Patchesmore...
  • 6/25/15 3:57 pm CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--As the next step in its ongoing program to license to the dental industry 3M's patented technologies in various areas of ceramic-based dental restorations, 3M has filed a patent infringement lawsuit in Düsseldorf, Germany. On June 23, 2015, 3M filed a patent infringement lawsuit in Düsseldorf, Germany, against Zirkonzahn Deutschland GmbH located in Neuler, Germany, and Zirkonzahn SRL located in Gais, South Tyrol, Italy. The lawsuit allegesmore...
  • 6/19/15 12:06 pm CDT

    Upgraded 3M SelfCheck QuickConnect Interface will be unveiled at ALA Annual Conference

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Most book-lovers don’t care whether they get content via print, eBook or eAudio—they just want to enjoy it; and libraries want to make it easy. 3M Library Systems is always working to make the connections between print and digital collections more seamless. Now, the company is unveiling a new integration between the 3M™ SelfCheck QuickConnect Interface and the 3M™ Cloud Library that will offer a new, easy way for patrons discover and borrowmore...
  • 6/16/15 8:47 am CDT

    Nexcare Nana reprises her role as the ultimate product tester and asks America to determine her next extreme challenge

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nexcare Waterproof Bandages will once again be put to the test this summer with the added scrapes, cuts and bites that go along with the season. To spotlight the superior performance of its bandages, Nexcare Brand from 3M Company today launched a new fully-integrated digital campaign and contest, Nexcare “What Will Nana Do Next?” The star of the engaging campaign is an unexpected product tester – the brave and daring Nexcare Nana, reprising hermore...
  • 6/15/15 10:27 am CDT
    ST. PAUL, Minn. & SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M and Catheter Connections Inc. announced today that they have settled the patent infringement litigation in the United States District Courts of California and Utah and at the United States Patent and Trademark Office between 3M’s newly acquired Ivera Medical Corp. and Catheter Connections Inc. The settlement relates to disinfecting port protector intellectual property, including Catheter Connections’ DualCap System™ products and 3M™ Curos™more...
  • 6/15/15 7:00 am CDT

    Allows 60 simultaneous touches for true multi-user support in commercial, retail and educational applications

    ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Touch Systems Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of 3M Company, has released its 55-inch Multi-Touch Display C5567PW. The interactive system supports 60 simultaneous touches in the largest display format to date from 3M, providing new opportunities for multi-user collaboration, education and information delivery for a wide variety of large-format display applications. 3M will exhibit the C5567PW display this week at InfoCommmore...