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Center for Applied Nanotechnology CAN to become new research division at Fraunhofer IAP

(03.01.2018) The Center for Applied Nanotechnology (CAN) GmbH was integrated into the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Polymer Research (Potsdam-Golm) on January 1, 2018. Under the leadership of Professor Horst Weller, a renowned chemist, the 23 employees will continue their research activities at CAN’s location in Hamburg. Focus is on the manufacturing and characterization of a range of materials in the form of nanoparticles and nanocomposites.

Productlaunch during Analytica 2014: CAN His Detect

(24.03.2014) This newest development from CAN enables fast, efficient and selective detection of poly-His tagged proteins during Western blotting or other experiments. Within around one hour you can visualize your results by eye.

New Quantum Dots CANdots Series A plus

(29.05.2013) Press release for the product lounge of our new CANdots Series A plus quantum dots during this years european nanotech event (Euro Nano Forum 2013) in Dublin, Irland.