Quad Technologies Collaborates with University of Massachusetts Medical School to Highlight Benefits of Novel Cell Separation Solution

WOBURN, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The rapid growth of cell-based immunotherapy research has led to an increase in demand for methods to isolate specific immune cell populations from heterogeneous samples with high viability, purity and recovery. Quad Technologies (“Quad”), is meeting this need with its MagCloudz™ Streptavidin Cell Separation Kits and has partnered with the University of Massachusetts Medical School to evaluate the …

MagCloudz Streptavidin Cell Separation Kit

Quad Technologies Launches Fully Releasable Cell Separation Solution for Enhanced Cell Purity and Viability Following Successful Investment Round

WOBURN, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The most promising areas of translational medical research, including CAR-T cancer therapies and stem cell-based regenerative medicine, require the isolation and purification of large numbers of viable, functional cells. There is growing demand from researchers and clinicians for technologies that provide high viability, enhanced efficiency and scalability to optimize conventional cell separation techniques. Read More…

Sean Kevlahan Outer Space

Off to Outer Space!

November 13, 2013 “Hydrogels in space.” That was the cryptic text message Quad Technologies co-founder Brian Plouffe received from co-founder Sean Kevlahan at the end of last month. Plouffe, who was flying back from a conference in Orlando, knew exactly what it meant: The fledgling medical device company would get to fly an experiment involving its microbeads aboard the International …

QuickGel Magnet

Earth-​​Based Startup Gets a Boost from Space

November 1, 2013 Along with associate professor of chemical engineering Shashi Murthy, Sean Kevlahan, pictured, a former graduate student in Murthy’s lab, founded Quad Technologies.  The company, which produces a compound, pictured here, that enables cost effective separation of stem cells from other material using a magnet, has been named one of the top 26 global finalists at the global …

Sean Kevlahan, Shashi Murthy

Northeastern Biotech Startup Named Finalist in Global Competition

October 17, 2013 On their first day of grad­uate school at North­eastern, Sean Kevlahan told Adam Hatch of his ambi­tious vision: Hatch would invent some­thing amazing, and Kevlahan would help him sell it. Four years later, their biotech­nology startup Quad Tech­nolo­gies has made it to the final round of the pres­ti­gious 2013 Mass­Chal­lenge, an annual global startup com­pe­ti­tion that this …

MC Challenge

Quad Technologies Named Top-26 in the Boston MassChallenge

October 15, 2013 MassChallenge is designed to catalyze a global renaissance by connecting high-impact startups with the resources they need to launch and succeed. MassChallenge on Tuesday named the 26 companies who will get a shot at $1.5 million in prize money to be handed out at the startup accelerator’s awards ceremony Oct. 30…Read More View our video here.   …