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NanoInk Picks SciTech, Gaia as Asia-Pacific Distributors

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – NanoInk today announced it has chosen SciTech and Gaia Science to be the exclusive distributors for its desktop nanofabrication systems in the Asia-Pacific region.

SciTech, based in Melbourne, Australia will distribute NanoInk's equipment in Australia and New Zealand, while Singapore-based Gaia, part of holding company Gaia One, will be its distributor in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, and Vietnam.

Financial and other terms of the deals were not disclosed.

The agreements cover NanoInk equipment including its NLP 2000 system for designing and engineering functionalized surfaces using the Skokie, Ill.-based firm's Dip Pen Nanolithography technology, and the DPN 5000 system for nanopatterning "of a variety of materials with nanoscale accuracy and precision," NanoInk said.

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