NEWS COMMENTARY

Cardea raises $7.8 million for graphene-based biosensors

Published:
March 26, 2019
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Accelerating Materials Innovation More...
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Biosensors are one of the main applications for graphene thin films, bur startups like Graphene Frontiers have failed to make much commercial headway. Cardea (formerly Nanomaterial Diagnostics) has a more robust supply chain than most players in this space, and this funding is a good sign of momentum. Still, clients should only monitor until Cardea validates the value proposition of its sensors with sales or partnerships.

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