Pharmaceutical Partners ( APPX)
-- American Pharmaceuticals Partners developed a drug delivery solvent-free treatment
(Abraxane) for breast cancer using nanoparticles.
Nanotech AVNA.OB -- Advance Nanotech Inc., specializes in the acquisition
and commercialization of nanotechnology. Their interests are focused in three
nanotechnology areas, namely: electronics, biopharma and materials. See: http://www.advancenanotech.com/
for more info.
(ACCL) -- Accelyrs develops and commercializes scientific software and technology
used in drug design and chemical development. The Company's molecular modeling,
simulation, and informatics software are used extensively in the area of nanotechnology.
Superconductor Corp (AMSC) -- American Superconductor Corp is a leading electricity
solutions company. It has successfully developed and filed a patent application
for a nanotechnology-based manufacturing technique that delivers an immediate
30% increase in the electric current-carrying capability of the company's second
generation (2G) high temperature superconductor (HTS) wire.
Nanomaterials Inc. (ALTI) --Altair Nanotechnologies is a supplier of premier
nanomaterials for commercial, market-driven applications. With its proprietary,
patented technology platform for economically manufacturing a variety of nanomaterials
in commercial quantities, the company has positioned itself to become a leading
supplier of both nanomaterials technology and nanomaterials worldwide.
Research Corp. (ARWR) -- Arrowhead Research is a diversified nanotechnology
company. There are three strategic components to Arrowhead’s business model: the
formation or acquisition of subsidiary companies that are pursuing specific product
and technology development in the field of nanotechnology; the funding of nanoscience
research at universities in exchange for the right to commercialize resulting
intellectual property, and the acquisition, license and sublicense of intellectual
property in nanotechnology
Company (FEIC) -- FEI Company designs, manufactures, markets and services
products and systems that are used in research, development and manufacturing
of nanotechnology objects. FEI's Tools for Nanotech(TM), featuring focused ion-
and electron-beam technologies, deliver 3D characterization, analysis and modification
capabilities with resolution down to the sub-Ångström level.
& Harris Group Inc. (TINY) -- TINY is a publicly-traded venture capital
company investing in tiny technology including nanotechnology, microsystems and
microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) technology
Packard (HPQ) --HP Quantum Science division, lead by R. Stanley Williams,
was able to create a memory system based on molecular electronics
Logic Corp (LSI) -- LSI Logic has joined up with Nantero a Massachesetts-based
startup company. LSI is providing manufacturing research and development for a
new kind of computer memory using carbon nanotubes. LSI sees a product possibly
as early as 2006.
Corp. (LMRA) Lumera develops proprietary polymer materials and products based
on polymer materials for a broad range of applications. Lumera engineers polymer
materials at the molecular level - commonly referred to as nanotechnology - to
optimize their electrical, optical and/or surface properties.
Inc. (NANO) -- Nanometircs is designs, manufactures and markets high-performance
process control metrology systems used in the manufacture of semiconductors/integrated
circuits and flat-panel displays.
Inc. (NGEN) --Nanogen is a leading supplier of molecular diagnostic tests
to the medical community and to clinical researchers. Nanogen commercializes instruments,
consumables, electronic microarrays and reagents through a direct sales force
and distributors in North America,
Technologies Corp (NANX) -- Nanophase Technologies is an industry-leading
nanocrystalline materials innovator and manufacturer with an integrated family
of nanomaterial technologies. The entire focus of Nanophase is nanotechnology,
with two distinct and patented processes for the preparation and commercial manufacturing
of nanopowder metal oxides i.e. Aluminum Oxide, Zinc Oxide, Cerium Oxide, Titanium
Dioxide, and several others.
Corp (NVEC) -- NVE develops and sells devices using "spintronics," a nanotechnology
they helped pioneer, which utilizes electron spin rather than electron charge
to acquire, store and transmit information.
Inc. (UTEK) Ultratech, Inc. designs, manufactures and markets photolithography
equipment used worldwide in the fabrication of semiconductor and nanotechnology
devices, and has pioneered laser processing technology for IC manufacturing.
Instruments Inc. (VECO) --Veeco provides metrology and process equipment systems
for industry leaders in the semiconductor, data storage, telecom/wireless and