Biometrics This section contains all the latest releases regarding biometric technology for health and security applications. Find stories about new developments and advances in the field, along with information on company performance, including quarterly reports, market projections, and notices of significant investments. Also included are announcements of significant hiring decisions and emerging partnerships as well as recent legal news from the industry.

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Mar 24, 2016, 14:00 ET First Minimal Synthetic Bacterial Cell Designed and Constructed by Scientists at Venter Institute and Synthetic Genomics, Inc.

Researchers from the J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI) and Synthetic Genomics, Inc. (SGI) announced today the design and construction of the first...


Mar 24, 2016, 10:49 ET ASH to Expand Family of Blood Journals with Launch of New Cutting-Edge Publication

The American Society of Hematology (ASH) will launch an open-access journal to complement Blood, its flagship publication and the most-cited...


Mar 24, 2016, 07:00 ET DimensionalMechanics Launches Out of Stealth with Oversubscribed $4.7 Million Series A Financing Round

Today DimensionalMechanics, a company launching out of stealth to make artificial intelligence scalable in the enterprise, announced the close of...


Mar 23, 2016, 09:00 ET Pursuant Health awarded NCQA Certification of Health Risk Assessment, passes 100 million health screenings milestone

 Pursuant Health announced today that the Company has been awarded Certification from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)....


Mar 23, 2016, 09:00 ET VoiceBox Announces Scientific Advisory Board to Focus Aggressive Investments in Advanced Technology

 VoiceBox Technologies, a global provider of contextual voice technologies and natural language understanding (NLU) for automotive, mobile and...


Mar 23, 2016, 08:38 ET Xura et SpeechPro pionniers de l'authentification biométrique comme alternative aux mots de passe dans les applications mobiles

Technologie unique associant la reconnaissance faciale et vocale aux mots de passe pour une sécurité accrue     Xura,...


Mar 23, 2016, 08:36 ET Xura und SpeechPro ermöglichen biometrische Authentifizierung für mobile Apps

Einzigartige Technologie kombiniert im Interesse erhöhter Sicherheit Gesichts- und Stimmerkennung mit Passwörtern...


Mar 23, 2016, 07:35 ET Xura y SpeechPro prueban la autenticación biométrica para sustituir los códigos de acceso de las aplicaciones móviles

Esta tecnología única combina el reconocimiento de voz y facial con códigos de acceso para ofrecer una seguridad...


Mar 22, 2016, 11:30 ET Electronic Sensors Market for Consumer Industry Worth 26.76 Billion USD by 2022

According to the new market research report "Electronic Sensors Market for Consumer Industry by Type (Image, Motion, Pressure,...


Mar 22, 2016, 11:04 ET Precision for Medicine to Acquire ACT Oncology

Precision for Medicine, part of the Precision Medicine Group, announced today that it has executed a binding agreement to acquire ACT Oncology, the...


Mar 22, 2016, 08:35 ET Newborn Screening Ontario Inks Deal with Tute Genomics, UNIConnect Team to Deliver Informatics Infrastructure for NGS Testing

Newborn Screening Ontario (NSO), which operates the highest sample volume laboratory in Canada for molecular testing, and Tute Genomics and...


Mar 22, 2016, 02:01 ET Xura and SpeechPro Pilot Biometric Authentication to Substitute Mobile-app Passcodes

Unique technology combines voice and facial recognition with passcodes for superior security   Xura, Inc. (NASDAQ: MESG), a leading provider...


Mar 21, 2016, 09:11 ET BluStor™ Partners with Amazon LaunchPad for eCommerce Sales

 BluStor™, a leader in harnessing multi-factor biometric authentication, authorization and data security tools into a smart card...


Mar 18, 2016, 10:00 ET Leading 20 Border Security Companies 2016

Competitive Landscape Analysis of Established Suppliers of Biometrics, ICT, Manned & Unmanned Vehicles, Physical infrastructure and Perimeter...


Mar 17, 2016, 10:21 ET ABI Research Predicts Fingerprint Sensors, Facial Recognition, and Biometric Surveillance to Propel the Global Biometrics Industry to $30 Billion by 2021

ABI Research, the leader in transformative technology innovation market intelligence, forecasts the global biometrics market will reach more than...


Mar 15, 2016, 09:30 ET Digital Door Lock Systems Market to Reach US$8.36 bn by 2023, Driven by Proliferation of Managed Security Solutions: Transparency Market Research

According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Digital Door Lock Systems Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size,...


Mar 15, 2016, 06:00 ET Yissum Forms Neteera Technologies for Remote Sensing of Biological Indicators

Yissum Research Development Company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the technology-transfer company of the Hebrew University, announced...


Mar 14, 2016, 09:00 ET Wocket Smart Wallet Consumer Ads and NXT-ID Technology Ads to Broadcast in New York Markets Starting Week of March 21

NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXTD) ("NXT-ID" or the "Company"), a company focused on the growing mobile commerce market, announces the airing of a new...


Mar 14, 2016, 09:00 ET SRI Identity™ Introduces IOM Access Control Tablet to Converge Enterprise Security and Operations

 SRI Identity™, a line of business of SRI International, today introduced its IOM Access Control Tablet for mainstream access control...


Mar 14, 2016, 08:30 ET Stephen Bonner -- Entrepreneur in Residence at Harvard Business School and the Former CEO of Cancer Treatment Centers of America -- Joins BluStor™ as Medical Security Adviser

As the need for safeguarding private healthcare information reaches a critical level, BluStor™ – a leader in multi-factor biometric...


Mar 14, 2016, 08:19 ET DERMALOG fornece scanners de impressão digital para registro de refugiados na Alemanha

A DERMALOG, principal inovadora em soluções de biometria, está fornecendo os novos scanners de impressão digital para o...


Mar 14, 2016, 08:18 ET DERMALOG suministra lectores de huellas digitales para el registro de refugiados en Alemania

DERMALOG, el innovador líder en soluciones biométricas, suministra los nuevos lectores de huellas digitales para el registro de...


Mar 14, 2016, 07:15 ET DERMALOG ofrece escáneres de huellas dactilares para registro de refugiados en Alemania

- Referencia cruzada: Imagen disponible en AP Images (http://www.apimages.com) - DERMALOG, el innovador líder en soluciones...


Mar 14, 2016, 07:14 ET DERMALOG fournit des lecteurs d'empreintes digitales pour l'enregistrement des réfugiés en Allemagne

- Renvoi : image disponible via AP Images (http://www.apimages.com) - DERMALOG, le leader de l'innovation dans les solutions...


Mar 11, 2016, 14:05 ET DERMALOG Provides Fingerprint Scanners for Refugee Registration in Germany

- Cross reference: Picture is available at AP Images (http://www.apimages.com) - DERMALOG, the leading innovator in biometric solutions,...