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HNu-nanoPOINT WINS “BUZZ OF BIO” Competition

Published: 5/5/2014

    KAHULUI, MAUI, HAWAII: The Biotech International Organization (“BIO”)
announced today that HNu-nanoPOINT is a winner of its “Buzz of BIO” contest,
designed to recognize the most innovative companies in the biotech sector. Of the 40
emerging biotech companies nominated for this competition in two categories –
“Pipelines of Promise” and “Technologies of Tomorrow” - HNu-nanoPOINT not only
received the most votes in its category – it received significantly more votes than any
other nominee this year.

BIO represents more than 1,100 biotechnology companies, academic institutions, state
biotechnology centers, and related organizations across the United States and in more
than 30 other nations. BIO members are involved in the research and development of
innovative healthcare, agricultural, industrial, and environmental biotechnology products.

With over 15,000 attendees from more than 60 countries, the BIO International
Convention is the largest global event for the biotechnology industry. BIO 2014 will
attract the biggest names in biotech, offers key networking and partnering opportunities,
and provides insights and inspiration on the major trends affecting the industry. The event
features keynotes and sessions from key policymakers, scientists, CEOs, and celebrities.

HNu-nanoPOINT, a 2014 winner of the Buzz of BIO award for Technologies of
Tomorrow, is a biotechnology company that provides custom automated microfluidics
and imaging platforms to ground-based and space-based cell biology and embryology
researchers. The high-throughput, remote-controlled and automated features allow long
time-course experiments with multiple drug delivery options benefiting drug discovery,
cancer biology, stem cell research, Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ART) research,
and individualized cancer and stem cell therapies. HNu-nanoPOINT is proud to announce
its SCORPIO-V platform for biological studies will soon be on board the International
Space Station.

HNu-nanoPOINT is a key business unit of the HNU GROUP of fully integrated science
and technology companies, devoted to accelerating innovative ideas into state of the art
products with commercial, scientific, and military applications. Encompassing sister
companies HNU ENERGY and HNu Photonics, the HNU GROUP is a vertically
integrated research, design, fabrication, testing, and marketing facility which nurtures
technological innovations in-house, from concept to finished product.


Caitlin O'Connell-Rodwell, Ph.D.
Director of Life Sciences
350 Hoohana St. Kahului, Maui 96732
(808) 740-6108