HUBBARD, Ohio, March 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NanoLogix announces that veteran journalist Bill Scanlon has joined the company to coordinate publicity in advance of major news. Scanlon's addition to the staff marks a significant evolution in the company's information flow to investors and media, and will aid in the introduction of the public to NanoLogix products.
Bill Scanlon brings 25 years of experience in science, medical and business writing to NanoLogix, including articles about rapid bio-detection. For the past 18 years, he worked at the Rocky Mountain News, until its closing last month. Among his numerous journalism honors are awards for articles about particle physics, politics, ultra-athletics, and medical transplants. His series on a hospital cover-up recently won the Associated Press's annual First Amendment Award.
Bret T. Barnhizer, CEO stated: "We are fortunate to have obtained Bill Scanlon's services. His addition comes at a time when key elements of our business plan are converging. Enhanced public relations will bring awareness of the capabilities of our BNP(TM) test kit technology as we move the company from pure R&D and into production."
NanoLogix is a biotechnology company focused primarily on medical diagnostics. Its products offer accelerated detection and identification of microorganisms present in infectious and non-infectious human diseases, such as tuberculosis, NTM, pneumonia, HIV/AIDS, cancer, cystic fibrosis, anthrax, and plague. In addition to medical and homeland security applications, NanoLogix technology is applicable in pharmaceutical, industrial, veterinary and environmental testing.
Patents granted to NanoLogix can be used in the areas of applied microbiology, soil microbiology and bioremediation, microbial physiology, molecular biology, pharmacology, pharmaco-kinetics, antibiotic sensitivity, stem-c
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