US Patent No. 9,061,901

Nanonozzle device arrays: their preparation and use for macromolecular analysis
Jul 13, 2015

BioNano Genomics has been awarded US Patent No. 9,061,901, "Nanonozzle device arrays: their preparation and use for macromolecular analysis."

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