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BioNanomatrix Awarded Supplemental Funding to Accelerate Commercialization of Innovative Single-Molecule Analyzer
Date:10/15/2009

PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- BioNanomatrix, Inc., a developer of breakthrough single-molecule genomic analysis technology, today announced receipt of two new supplemental grants totaling $833,490 from the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) of the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH). The funding is intended to support further commercial development of BioNanomatrix's nanoscale whole genome imaging and analysis platform. BioNanomatrix plans to use the funds to prepare for the upcoming beta site launch of its first commercial NanoAnalyzer® system, planned for the second quarter of 2010.

BioNanomatrix is applying its nanoscale technology to develop a unique platform that can rapidly and cost effectively analyze individual ultra-long strands of DNA in a massively parallel format. The benchtop system, currently in alpha evaluation, is designed to allow researchers to scan a human genome in as little as 10 minutes, creating an organizational map of each sample. Researchers at beta sites plan to evaluate the instrument for a wide range of applications, from genome integrity to structural variation mapping. Advanced applications, including epigenetic mapping and sequence analysis, will be added later in development.

"This new funding from NHGRI provides additional support as we ramp up for initiation of beta site testing of our first commercial NanoAnalyzer systems, planned for the second quarter of the new year," said Michael Boyce-Jacino, Ph.D., president and CEO of BioNanomatrix. "Our nanoscale technology is intended to allow researchers to directly image and analyze very long, individual intact strands of DNA at the single-molecule level, at high resolution and with very high throughputs, yielding a great deal of genomic information. We are, in essence, providing an imaging tool for genome analysis linking high-resolution sequence data with clinically important structural data in
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