NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – BioNanomatrix will use two new grants totaling $833,000 from the National Human Genome Research Institute to continue developing and evaluating its genomic nanoscale imaging and analysis platform, the company said today.

The Philadelphia-based firm said it will use the Small Business Innovation Research grant funding to prepare for planned commercial launch of the NanoAnalyzer system, which is scheduled for the second quarter of 2010.

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