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2008-11-11 12:00:08

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Quanterix Corporation, the leader in single molecule detection, announced today that Robert Corn, Ph.D. has joined its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). Dr. Corn is a Professor in the Departments of Chemistry and Biomedical Engineering at the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Corn's primary research areas include the development of new methods for detecting binding of biomolecules to surfaces and chemical modification strategies to control...

2008-09-30 15:00:17

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Quanterix Corporation, the leader in single molecule protein detection, announced today that it has been awarded a Phase I Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) grant from the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This grant supports development of the company's Single Molecule Array (SiMoA(TM)) technology to develop ultrasensitive assays for the detection of proteins implicated in cancer. Dr. Nicholas...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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