1/18/2012 9:28:07 AM
Times Union: Plant DNA's mark of distinction
ALBANY — A Long Island company that uses plant DNA as unique markers to authenticate fine wine, money and computer chips has forged a new research partnership with the University at Albany's College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering.
The company, Applied DNA Sciences Inc., is a publicly traded firm located at a high-tech incubator at Stony Brook University.
Although Applied DNA is already putting its unique stamp on existing computer chips, its research at the NanoCollege will focus on using its DNA marker during different stages of the manufacturing process for new computer chips as they move through the supply chain. Read More