Hyperion: License Agreement with Bayer MaterialSciences
Hyperion Catalysis International, Inc. (Hyperion), Cambridge, MA, USA, has concluded a patent license agreement with Bayer MaterialSciences AG (BMS), Leverkusen, Germany. In exchange for certain payments, the agreement provides that BMS will be able to sell its Baytubes carbon nanotubes for use within a defined field under Hyperion’s extensive patent portfolio. The license agreement will help BMS to continue to grow its position as one of the world’s leading carbon nanotube suppliers by providing its customers access to additional applications for BMS’s carbon nanotube based products.
Hyperion’s flagship Fibril technology is a conductive, multi-walled carbon nanotube, which is based on the pioneering work in the field by Dr. Howard G. Tennent. The company currently has hundreds of issued patents and patent applications covering the production and use of carbon nanotubes.
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