TITLE

Research grants aid biotech's discoveries

AUTHOR(S)
John, Leo
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Fairfield County Business Journal;4/23/2007, Vol. 46 Issue 17, Special section p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the financial support granted by the Small Business Administration for the biological glue discovery of Affinergy Inc. in North Carolina. The Affinergy Inc. apply for several grants before successfully earning support from the Small Business Innovation Research program. The company has earned a support from individual investors and venture firms in which an increase of $2 million up to $6 million for the funding was garnered. INSET: INNOVATION RESEARCH GRANTS.
ACCESSION #
25094408

 

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