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    Nanopore sequencing technology lands licensing deal

    By Clare LaFond Researchers led by University of Washington physicist Jens Gundlach have developed a nanopore sequencing technology capable of reading the sequence of a single DNA molecule, technology that has led to a patent-licensing deal between UW and Illumina Inc. See related story in Puget Sound Business Journal. In this system, the DNA is pulled through a nanopore while an ion current through theView More

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    C4C New Ventures Facility recognized among world’s top business incubators

    Story by Clare LaFond Photos by Conrado Tapado The C4C New Ventures Facility (NVF) at UW has been named in a ranking of the top university business incubators in the world by the 2013 University Business Incubators (UBI) Global Index, a new research initiative led by a study group based in Stockholm, Sweden. The UW’s NVF programs were among the top 10 globally and theView More