Enplas Corporation (http://www.enplas.co.jp/english/index.htm) announced today that it has entered into a manufacturing and licensing agreement with NanoOpto Corporation covering the development and manufacture of nano-optic devices for a broad range of market applications using NanoOpto's recent inventions in nano-fabrication and design. Enplas Corporation is a leading Japanese manufacturer of high-precision and high-performance plastic parts and products in a wide range of high-tech fields.
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. owns a 1.45 percent interest in privately held NanoOpto. NanoOpto is applying proprietary nano-fabrication technology to the capital design and high-volume manufacture of nano-optic devices for optical systems and networks.
Harris & Harris Group is a publicly traded venture capital company that now makes initial investments exclusively in tiny-technology enabled companies. Its last 11 private equity investments have been in such companies, including one which has not yet been announced.
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. is a Business Development Company with 11,498,845 common shares outstanding.
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