Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. now has access to Qdot® nanocrystal technology for in vitro diagnostic applications in anatomic pathology and cytology. Ventana recently licensed the technology from Quantum Dot Corporation (QDC), based in Hayward California. It will use Qdots to create “next generation rapid, quantitative, and multiplexed assays for cancer diagnosis and disease management.” Qdots
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QUANTUM DOT CORP. TO COLLABORATE WITH GENENTECH
PROGRESS IS SWIFT AT Quantum Dot Corporation, based in Palo Alto, California. Quantum Dot announced an agreement to collaborate with Genentech, Inc., headquartered in San Francisco, California. The goal is to evalute Qdot™ nanocrystals in a number of Genentech’s biological research assays.
Quantum Dot also raised another $30 million in
CEO SUMMARY: Here’s another exciting new technology which promises to expand the capabilities of diagnostic testing while lowering laboratory costs. Based on research originally done during the 1970’s, quantum dots™ are nanometer-sized semiconductors with unique properties. Quantum Dot Corporation wants to use an “Intel Inside” strategy with diagnostic partners to launch new assays.
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