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August 1st, 2011

Bill from Rep. Honda seeks to boost nanotechnology

Abstract:
Rep. Mike Honda (D-Calif.) will introduce a bill Monday that attempts to boost the federal government's efforts to foster and commercialize research in nanotechnology.

The Nanotechnology Advancement and New Opportunities (NANO) Act seeks to promote research and development on nanotechnology, or engineering systems at the molecular scale.

Honda's legislation draws upon the work of the Blue Ribbon Task Force he previously convened that included nanotechnology experts from industry, startup firms, nonprofits, academia, government and venture capital.

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