Navigation Links
BioNanomatrix Announces Appointment of Dr. Pui-Yan Kwok to Its Scientific Advisory Board
Date:10/14/2008

Inc. for low-cost sequencing of the human genome

"BioNanomatrix's single-molecule technology has the potential to transform whole genome imaging, enabling researchers to assemble haplotype maps with valuable contextual information much faster and more cost effectively in reliable standardized formats than with existing methods," said Dr. Kwok. "I look forward to working with the BioNanomatrix team to contribute to the development of this promising new approach, which could add to the understanding of complex genetic diseases by greatly increasing access to whole genome analysis."

Professor Kwok received Ph.D. and M.D. degrees from the University of Chicago. After completing his residency training at Washington University Medical Center, he was a postdoctoral fellow at Washington University and a visiting scientist at the University of Washington.

About BioNanomatrix

BioNanomatrix is developing breakthrough nanoscale whole genome imaging and analytic platforms for applications in genetic diagnostics, personalized medicine and biomedical research. The company is applying its expertise in nanochips, nanodevices and nanosystems to develop its patented platform technology to provide fast, comprehensive, and low-cost analysis of genomic, epigenomic and proteomic information with sensitivity at the single-molecule level. Its current development efforts include a federally funded project to sequence the human genome at a cost of $100. BioNanomatrix's technologies are licensed exclusively from Princeton University. Founded in 2003, the company is headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. For more information, visit: http://www.BioNanomatrix.com.

Contact:

Barbara Lindheim

GendeLLindheim BioCom Partners

212 918-4650


'/>"/>
SOURCE BioNanomatrix, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. BioNanomatrix Announces Issuance of Key Nanofluidics Patent Enabling Single Molecule Whole Genome Analysis
2. BioNanomatrix Receives New NCI Grant to Support Development of Chip-Based Nanofluidics Systems for Cell Fractionation
3. BioNanomatrix and Complete Genomics Receive $8.8 Million NIST-ATP Award to Develop Sequencing Platform for $100 Genome
4. BioNanomatrix Named Best Management Team at the 2008 Ben Franklin Emerging Business Awards
5. BioNanomatrix Announces Appointment of Paul R. Selvin to Its Scientific Advisory Board
6. BioNanomatrix Awarded New NIH Grant for Development of Nanoscale Platform for Single-Molecule DNA Mapping and Haplotype Applications
7. Dendreon Announces Publication of Phase 1 Study Highlighting Immunologic and Clinical Activity of Lapuleucel-T (Neuvenge(R)) in Advanced Breast Cancer Patients
8. YM BIOSCIENCES ANNOUNCES COMPLIANCE WITH AIM RULE 26
9. Emisphere Technologies, Inc. Announces Pricing of Registered Direct Offering
10. BioLife Solutions Announces Exclusive CryoStor(TM) Supply Agreement With the New England Cryogenic Center, Inc.
11. Carrington Announces Nasdaq Communication; Prepares for Shares to Be Quoted on the OTC Bulletin Board and Pink Sheets
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/15/2014)... , Jan. 15, 2014 ­ RedBrick Health ... behavior change technology, today announces that EmblemHealth , ... and wellness company, is now providing the RedBrick Compass ... coaching program, to all of its members. EmblemHealth is ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... NY (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 The Microcompetition ... a major disease. One of these latent viruses is the ... rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic inflammatory ... theory, a study found that RA patients have high concentrations ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... 15, 2014 TaiGen Biotechnology Company, Limited ("TaiGen") today ... R-Pharm, a leading Russian pharmaceutical company, to develop and ... Russian Federation , Turkey ... is a novel antibiotic for the treatment of bacterial ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... As pet owners drew up their lists of New Year,s ... better care of my furry companion." Nowadays there are pet salons, ... cases to take the little canine or feline darlings along wherever ... buy some pricey toys at the pet store. But anyone who ...
Breaking Biology Technology:EmblemHealth Selects RedBrick Health to Power its Next-Generation Health Engagement and Behavior Change System 2EmblemHealth Selects RedBrick Health to Power its Next-Generation Health Engagement and Behavior Change System 3Study: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients Have EBV; The CBCD Says this is Consistent with Microcompetition 2Study: Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) Patients Have EBV; The CBCD Says this is Consistent with Microcompetition 3TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 2TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 3TaiGen Biotechnology Signed Exclusive License Agreement with R-Pharm for Nemonoxacin (Taigexyn(R)) 4New Year's Resolution: Give Pets the Gift of Top-Notch Health Care 2
... Clinton will,participate as one of the main speakers at the ... in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The event is organized by the,Brazilian ... gatherings focused on biofuels in the world. , ... a second term,in six decades. After leaving the White House, ...
... - Aegera Therapeutics is pleased to announce the ... for AEG33773, a novel, orally bio-available small molecule ... neuropathy. , The Phase 2a study, entitled A ... and Efficacy of AEG33773 versus Placebo in Patients ...
... announced successful,completion of the single-day oral dosing part ... patients with its new anti-cancer drug AXL1717,an,insulin-like growth ... the closely related insulin receptor. The study is ... The results showed that a single-day,dosing of AXL1717 ...
Cached Biology Technology:President Bill Clinton to Speak at the Ethanol Summit in Brazil 2Aegera Initiates Phase 2 Clinical Trial Of AEG33773 - A Small Molecule Targeting Neuropathic Pain 2Successful Phase I/II Clinical Trial Results From Cancer Patients Treated With Anti-Cancer Drug From Axelar AB 2
(Date:4/18/2014)... crystallography and nuclear magnetic resonance imaging (NMR) to gain ... such efforts have long been hampered by the fact ... and often in ordered and crystalized form to be ... into the structure of most molecules. , Harvard researchers, ... of the past. , A team of scientists, ...
(Date:4/18/2014)... the past 20 years, researchers have published soil organic ... have suggested that soil organic carbon can be sequestered ... to no-till systems. However, there is a growing body ... and soybean rotations without cover crops, small grains, and ... at the published rates. , "Some studies have shown ...
(Date:4/18/2014)... Durham, NC Seeds that sprout as soon as they,re ... plants need to be more careful. In the wild, a ... rainy day would risk disaster. More than just an insurance ... out that seed dormancy has long-term advantages too: Plants ... give rise to more species, finds in a team of ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):MRI, on a molecular scale 2MRI, on a molecular scale 3Researchers question published no-till soil organic carbon sequestration rates 2Researchers question published no-till soil organic carbon sequestration rates 3Researchers question published no-till soil organic carbon sequestration rates 4Plants with dormant seeds give rise to more species 2
... may aid the quest for accurate, low-cost genomic sequencing, according ... by Stuart Lindsay and his collaborators at the Biodesign Institute ... an electron, can cross a barrier, when, according to classical ... Unraveling the DNA sequences of the human genome a ...
... N.J., March 4 BIO-key International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin ... finger-based biometric identification solutions, today announced that on or ... United States District Court for the Southern District of ... two of the Company,s investors, Longview Special Finance, Inc. ...
... Detects Faces in Motion, Matches with Watch-list ... Lithuania, March 9 Neurotechnology, a provider ... the availability of VeriLook Surveillance SDK, a ... using live video streams from high-resolution digital ...
Cached Biology News:Covering the bases: Quantum effect may hold promise for low-cost DNA sequencing, sensor applications 2Covering the bases: Quantum effect may hold promise for low-cost DNA sequencing, sensor applications 3Covering the bases: Quantum effect may hold promise for low-cost DNA sequencing, sensor applications 4BIO-key to Respond in Court to a Lawsuit Filed by Two Investors 2BIO-key to Respond in Court to a Lawsuit Filed by Two Investors 3VeriLook Surveillance SDK Provides Real-Time Face Identification Using Video Surveillance Cameras 2VeriLook Surveillance SDK Provides Real-Time Face Identification Using Video Surveillance Cameras 3
Homo sapiens olfactomedin 1, transcript variant 3...
RABBIT ANTI QUINOLINIC ACID...
Coverslips for Microarrays, 1. *Category: MICROARRAY ACCESSORIES....
Agarase cleaves agarose to neoagaro-oligosaccharides, and is used for,quantitative, gentle recovery of DNA from low melting point agarose....
Biology Products: