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December 7th, 2007

Nanotechnology Offers Global Opportunity Of $1 Trillion By 2015

Speaking on the topic, Commercialisation of Science, Keith O' Nions, director, general science and innovation, dept for innovation, University & Skills, UK, said, "Nanotechnology is of all disciplines and it provides a global opportunity of more than $1 trillion by 2015. UK government has an annual funding for research of £100m. Through this, 23 centres have established to promote commercialisation and more than 1300 companies are active in Nanotechnology. UK accounts for almost one-third of all venture capital in Europe in the field of Nanotechnology. UK also set up and chaired ISO Technical Committee on Nanotechnology."


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