Gooch & Housego Unit Receives IRS Grant
ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 29, 2010 — Gooch & Housego, formerly ChromoDynamics, announced that its Life Sciences Div. was awarded a grant for $244,479 under the qualified therapeutic discovery project program of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
The grant will support continued development of a novel cervical cancer assay, including both PAP stain and multiple-biomarker labeling using an automated hyperspectral imaging slide reader based on the company’s proprietary HSi-300 acousto-optic imaging system.
Gooch & Housego manufactures precision optical components based upon key enabling technologies, including precision, acousto, electro and fiber optics, optical coatings, RF electronics and single-crystal growth.
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