Arrowhead Licenses Nanotechnology From Caltech

Arrowhead Research Corporation located in Pasadena, California USA, a development-stage nanotechnology company, has exclusively licensed new technology in dip pen nanolithography (DPN) from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech). In addition, Arrowhead acquired a 12-month option to exclusively license additional patent applications from Caltech covering nanotube-based scanning probes and memory devices, lipid membrane fabrication, and nanotube strain sensors. The company says that the technology has the potentially to be used as mechanically tunable light emitting diodes (LEDs).