Navigation Links
Sensorin Raises Equity Financing to Launch Novel Industrial Sensing Venture
Date:10/21/2008

BURLINGAME, Calif., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Sensorin, which is developing and commercializing a novel self-calibrating pH measurement platform for bioprocess applications, today announced the closing of its second round of equity funding. Use of proceeds from the financing includes product development, beta testing and launch of Sensorin's proprietary pH sensing system. Terms of the financing were not disclosed.

"Sensorin is funded by a distinguished group of individual investors with first-hand biopharmaceutical experience who are aware of the problems associated with current pH probes and who recognize the large commercial opportunity for better in-line pH measurement," said Carolyn Kahn, Ph.D., Sensorin president and CEO. "Sensorin's system represents a compelling solution for bioprocessing, including fixed and disposable fermentation systems and downstream processing."

"Improved pH control has the potential to significantly increase biopharmaceutical yields," commented Frank Jackson, former Vice President of Vacaville Product Operations for Genentech, Inc., and a Sensorin investor and advisor. "Although internally referenced approaches to measuring pH have been explored in academia, Sensorin has developed the only platform capable of in-line pH measurement without calibration, without drift and without fouling during extended periods of cell culture."

Sensorin obtained seed financing and began operations in the third quarter of 2007. The company rapidly demonstrated proof-of-concept for its proprietary technology platform, achieving this goal by the end of 2007. Sensorin is currently developing a beta version of its system for customer testing, with a prospective commercial launch in 2009.

Sensorin intends to address biologics manufacturing with its first- generation pH measurement system. The technology can be extended to other industrial pH applications, including waste-water processing and oil, gas and biofuels production. <
'/>"/>

SOURCE Sensorin
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Simbionix Raises Largest Amount in Companys History in Venture Capital to Accelerate Growth
2. Vista Partners Updates Coverage on Arana Therapeutics (ASX: AAH; AIM: AAHx), Raises Target Price to AU$1.65
3. Ameristar National Charity Golf Classic Raises More Than $1.1 Million for Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis and Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation
4. China Sky One Medical, Inc. Raises Guidance for 2008 Revenue and Net Income
5. MacroGenics Raises $25M in Series D-2 Financing
6. Yongye Biotechnology International Raises $9.4 Million in Private Placement
7. Proteolix Raises $79 Million in Series C Financing
8. Bacon Eating Contest Raises Money for American Heart Association
9. Baxter Raises Full-Year 2008 Outlook Following Strong Second-Quarter Financial Results
10. Pacific Biosciences Raises $100 Million to Fund Commercial Product Development
11. Alseres Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Raises $5 Million
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/29/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... June 29, 2015 , ... The ... July 16 and for the fourth year in a row, will bring top technology ... are taking place at the intersection of data and technology. The event is proudly ...
(Date:6/26/2015)...  SeraCare Life Sciences, a leading partner to ... it has signed a Cooperative Research and Development ... part of the National Institutes of Health, to ... assays.  The CRADA will investigate the development of ... biosynthetics spiked into a genomic DNA background and ...
(Date:6/26/2015)... STRASBURG, Va. , June 26, 2015  A ... release two products made with synthetic rhino horn: beer ... in Vietnam . In response to ... oppose the manufacture, marketing and sale of synthetic rhino ... (IRF) and Save the Rhino International ...
(Date:6/26/2015)... ... June 26, 2015 , ... DNA Genotek, a ... OraSure Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: OSUR) today announced that it has awarded grants to ... Microbiome Grant Program. The company has awarded its OMNIgene®•GUT fecal/stool collection ...
Breaking Biology Technology:StampedeCon Announces 2015 Agenda 2StampedeCon Announces 2015 Agenda 3SeraCare Life Sciences Signs CRADA with NCI to Advance Cancer Diagnostics 2SeraCare Life Sciences Signs CRADA with NCI to Advance Cancer Diagnostics 3Rhino Experts Oppose Synthetic Rhino Horn as Solution to Poaching Crisis 2DNA Genotek Inc. Announces Recipients of Gut Microbiome Grant Program 2DNA Genotek Inc. Announces Recipients of Gut Microbiome Grant Program 3
... Small Companies In America, UNION CITY, Calif., Oct. ... products company manufacturing point-of-care,blood chemistry analysis systems, announced today ... named "Entrepreneur of,the Year" by Forbes Magazine in its ... ranked eleventh of the "200 Best Small Companies in,America." ...
... Held by GlaxoSmithKline Since June 2006, PHILADELPHIA ... The Thomson Corporation (NYSE: TOC ; TSX: ... worldwide research and,business communities, today announced the availability ... on drugs and therapies. "Who is,Making the Biggest ...
... AURORA, ON, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Helix BioPharma Corp.,(TSX: ... F. McElroy,has resigned as Chairman and a director of ... had a long involvement with the Company since its,amalgamation ... "On behalf of the Company, I thank him for ...
Cached Biology Technology:Abaxis CEO Clint Severson Named 'Entrepreneur of the Year' by Forbes Magazine 2Thomson Scientific Publishes 'Who Is Making The Biggest Splash?' - A Quarterly Review of Scientific Literature on Drugs and Therapies From April - June 2007 2Thomson Scientific Publishes 'Who Is Making The Biggest Splash?' - A Quarterly Review of Scientific Literature on Drugs and Therapies From April - June 2007 3Helix BioPharma Chairman resigns 2
(Date:6/23/2015)... , June 23, 2015   Valencell, ... the results of a recent study that illustrates ... the wrist during activity. In a study conducted ... compared along with the Apple Watch against a ... heart rate during activity. The study demonstrated that ...
(Date:6/17/2015)... , Deutschland und GERMANTOWN, Maryland , ... ®   Produktlinie mit DNA-Tests verbessert ... N.V. (NASDAQ: QGEN ; Frankfurt Prime Standard: QIA) ... neue STR-Testkits der Produktlinie Investigator ® ... den Markt eingeführt. Die neuen Kits zur Erstellung genetischer ...
(Date:6/16/2015)... QUEBEC CITY , June 16, 2015 /CNW ... announce their partnership centralized around the incorporation of ... mobile point-of-care diagnostic laboratory, the Mo-POD™. This unprecedented ... the BIO International Conference at the ... from June 15 th to ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Valencell Delivers Breakthrough Heart Rate Accuracy on the Wrist 2Valencell Delivers Breakthrough Heart Rate Accuracy on the Wrist 3QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 2QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 3QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 4QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 5QIAGEN bringt in den USA neue Kits für die forensische DNA-Analyse auf den Markt 6handyem and FlowMetric Diagnostics announce their partnership in the development of Flow Cytometry- Based Solutions in diagnostic capabilities 2handyem and FlowMetric Diagnostics announce their partnership in the development of Flow Cytometry- Based Solutions in diagnostic capabilities 3
... 2011 (Rome, Italy) -- Researchers speaking in the second ... Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention (IAS 2011) have today provided ... and alerted delegates to the challenges that developing countries ... antiretroviral therapy (ART) coverage. The presentations reflect the ...
... Small-scale fisheries could pose a more serious threat to ... University of Exeter, published today (19 July) in the ... shows that tens of thousands of turtles from across ... small-scale fisheries. Focusing on fisheries in Peru, the ...
... use various appendages to move across surfaces prior to ... jerky form of movement known as "twitching" motility, which ... called type IV pili, or TFP. ... a professor of bioengineering and of chemistry and biochemistry ...
Cached Biology News:Plenary speakers address challenges in the delivery of sustained antiretroviral therapy in developing countries, call for social scientists to take their place at the HIV/AIDS policy-making table, and stress the need for a long-term response to AIDS 2Plenary speakers address challenges in the delivery of sustained antiretroviral therapy in developing countries, call for social scientists to take their place at the HIV/AIDS policy-making table, and stress the need for a long-term response to AIDS 3Study shows small-scale fisheries' impact on marine life 2UCLA study shows bacteria use Batman-like grappling hooks to 'slingshot' on surfaces 2
MAb to Myoglobin Cardiac...
... The SDSaway reagent is a valuable tool ... The presence of SDS in biological ... tightly bound SDS-protein complex, inhibits enzymatic activity ... presents as a contaminant in mass spectrometry ...
Cells are grown to a specified density and induced, when necessary. Protein expression samples are collected at 3 growth points and analyzed by SDS-PAGE/Coomassie....
NovaScreen offers cell biology, cell culture and molecular biology services for companies who lack a cell culture facility....
Biology Products: