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Andaris founder sets up contrast agent company

This article was originally published in Clinica

Executive Summary

One of the founders of Andaris, a UK ultrasound imaging company which was sold to Quadrant Healthcare, is setting up a new company to develop novel contrast agents based on microcapsule and nanosphere technology. Richard Johnson is launching Upperton as a "virtual company", based around the R&D facilities of Nottingham University. He is looking to offer collaborative research to other companies as well as to develop Upperton's own products.

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