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Press Releases and Announcements
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OpGen, Inc. Receives Frost & Sullivan New Product
OpGen, Inc., a provider of innovative whole genome DNA analysis solutions, announced today the company was chosen to receive the Frost & Sullivan 2011 Best Practice Award for New Product Innovation. The annual Frost & Sullivan awards spotlight “best-in-class” companies based on excellence in managing growth, innovation and leadership, and are selected utilizing Frost & Sullivan’s global research organization of 1,800 analysts and consultants monitoring 300 industries and 250,000 companies. “The New Product Innovation Award recognizes the most innovative, market-changing technologies in the life science community,” notes industry analyst Christi Bird. “We expect OpGen’s Argus® System to become a vital tool in sequencing laboratories to drive efficiency and reduce costs of genome finishing.”
OpGen, Inc. Receives Incubator Company of the Year Award
In recognition of businesses across the county that have shown steadfast commitment to business growth, job creation, workforce training and development, disability hiring, environmental health and personal achievement, OpGen, Inc. was selected as the 2008 Incubator Company of the Year by Montgomery County Maryland’s Department of Economic Development. The award was presented by award-winning FOX5 news anchor Shawn Yancy in the October award ceremony. County Executive Isiah Leggett stated in his closing commentary regarding the award recipients, “…they truly reflect the excellence, diversity and entrepreneurial spirit that exist in Montgomery county’s workforce and business community.”