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Cambridge, USA
One Kendall Square
Building 1400W, 3rd Floor
Cambridge, MA, 02139


Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Vice President of Product Development
Vice President of Research
Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Director of Engineering
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TOTAL $2.62M
Venture Round, 10/2011
Sands Capital Ventures
Grant, 5/2012
Massachusetts Life Sciences Center
Grant, 4/2013


Firefly BioWorks

Firefly BioWorks, Inc. (Cambridge, MA) is introducing an open platform allowing industrial, academic and clinical scientists to develop and use multiplexed biological assays on standard laboratory instrumentation. The company’s core technology, Optical Liquid Stamping, was developed in the Chemical Engineering Department at MIT (News - Alert) by Firefly co-founders. The method allows rapid and scalable synthesis of encoded, multi-functional particles for the quantification of biological function. The company’s long-term vision is to provide research and clinical scientists with reliable and affordable solutions for the comprehensive monitoring of biological systems.

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Above: Firefly BioWorks
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  1. Backers light up Firefly BioWorks with $2M financing ( [edit]
  2. Firefly BioWorks, Inc. Announces the Award of a $500K Grant from the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center ( [edit]
  3. Firefly BioWorks Awards $120K in Grants for microRNA Research ( [edit]
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