Microfabricated Tools R&D and Manufacturing
- Tools for x-ray crystallography, protein crystallization, and microsample manipulation
MiTeGen LLC develops, manufactures, and distributes microfabricated tools for crystallization and molecular structure determination of proteins, viruses, and pharmaceutical compounds and for manipulation and measurement of small, fragile samples. MiTeGen's customers include academic and government laboratories and pharmaceutical companies in more than 40 countries.
A faculty member and graduate students from the Department of Physics developed MiTeGen’s founding technologies. MiTeGen makes extensive use of the Cornell NanoScale Science and Technology Facility and the Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source in developing its products. The company's foundational technology is licensed from Cornell University.