SOURCE: NanoInk

October 15, 2007 09:00 ET

NanoInk to Showcase NSCRIPTOR DPN System at the AVS International Symposium and Exhibition

AVS International Symposium and Exhibition - Booth #337

SKOKIE, IL--(Marketwire - October 15, 2007) - NanoInk, Inc., a Skokie-based company specializing in nanometer-scale manufacturing and applications development for the life science and semiconductor industries, announced today that it will lead three presentations and participate in the AVS International Symposium and Exhibition. The event will be held at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, Wash. from October 14 - 19, 2007. NanoInk's three presentations will cover topics on nanoscale assembly using biological and metal inks, and printing multiplexed DNA and protein arrays.

"The AVS International Symposium and Exhibition is a great forum for NanoInk to showcase the capabilities of our NSCRIPTOR DPN System," said Robert Janosky, President and Chief Operating Officer for NanoInk. "NanoInk's three presentations at AVS will demonstrate the varied uses and applications of our fully integrated hardware and software system."

On Monday, October 15, 2007 at 4:40 p.m., Emma Tevaarwerk, Ph.D., applications engineer and program manager for NanoInk will lead a presentation titled "Dip Pen Nanolithography Using NanoInk's NSCRIPTOR System: Nanolithography and Nanoscale Assembly Using Biological and Metal Inks." Emma will also lead a workshop on Tuesday, October 16, 2007 at 1:00 p.m., titled "Commercially Available High-Throughput Dip Pen Nanolithography."

On Wednesday, October 17 at 1:40 p.m., Nabil Amro, Ph.D., principal scientist at NanoInk, will lead a presentation titled "Multiplexed DNA and Protein Arrays Printed via Dip Pen Nanolithography."

The NSCRIPTOR DPN technology and related products will be on display at booth #337.

The AVS International Symposium and Exhibition has been developed to address cutting-edge issues associated with vacuum science and technology in both the research and manufacturing communities. The Symposium is a week long forum for science and technology exchange featuring papers from technical divisions and technology groups, and topical conferences on emerging technologies. The equipment exhibition is one of the largest in the world and provides an excellent opportunity to view the latest products and services offered by over 200 participating companies. More than 3,000 scientists and engineers gather from around the world to attend.

About NanoInk

NanoInk, Inc. is an emerging growth technology company specializing in nanometer-scale manufacturing and applications development for the life science and semiconductor industries. With DPN®, a patented and proprietary nanofabrication technology that allows for unmatched flexibility and accuracy, and also its high-resolution Nanoencryption™ technology, NanoInk is able to offer its pharmaceutical customers innovative solutions to fight counterfeiting and illegal diversion of blockbuster pharmaceutical products. Other key applications include nanoscale additive repair and nanoscale rapid prototyping. Located in the new Illinois Science + Technology Park, north of Chicago, NanoInk currently has over 100 issued or pending patents and patent applications filed worldwide and has licensing agreements with Northwestern University, Stanford University, and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the Georgia Institute of Technology. For more information on products and services offered by NanoInk, Inc., see www.nanoink.net.

About AVS

AVS is a nonprofit organization that promotes communication, education, networking, recommended practices, research, and the dissemination of knowledge on an international scale, in the application of vacuum and other controlled environments to understand and develop interfaces, new materials, processes, and devices through the interaction of science and technology. More information is available at http://www.avs.org.

Contact Information

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    Joshua Taustein
    Dresner Corporate Services for NanoInk
    312-780-7219
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    David Gutierrez
    Dresner Corporate Services for NanoInk
    312-780-7204
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