SoluLinK, Inc. Announces IRS Federal Grant Award to Advance its New Multiplexing and Detection Technology for Research and Diagnostics Applications Used for Accelerating Therapeutics Development

Published: Sep 15, 2011

San Diego, California—November 15, 2010. Solulink, Inc., a leading innovator of state-of- the-art conjugation reagents, easy-to-use linking kits, and conjugation services for the life science research, diagnostics, and pharmaceutical markets, today announced it has been awarded a $194,500 grant under the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project program established under Section 48D of the Internal Revenue Code. The grant will aid the company in advancing its new multiplexing detection platform (HybriLink™) for assay development that could potentially be used in a variety of assays including cancer diagnostics and assays used in the development of new therapeutics. Applications include immunohistochemistry, flow cytometry, and many others all which will work on existing laboratory instrumentation. Using Solulink’s new HybriLink™ platform, researchers can potentially develop more informative and accurate diagnostics, accelerate the discovery and development and of more effective therapeutics, and consequently reduce the costs associated with research, development, and patient care.

The Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project is targeted at therapeutic discovery projects that show a reasonable potential to:

- Result in new therapies to treat areas of unmet medical need or prevent, detect, or treat chronic or acute diseases and conditions,

- Reduce the long-term growth of health care costs in the United States, or

- Significantly advance the goal of curing cancer within 30 years.

About Solulink

Solulink’s proprietary conjugation reagents and easy-to-use linking kits provide unique features and benefits used to link proteins, oligonucleotides, peptides, and antibodies to each other or to a wide range of surfaces including beads, chips, and slides. Solulink markets its products both directly and through distributors and licensing partners worldwide. Solulink is a privately held company located in San Diego, California. For more information, please visit


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