APDN, BLC Announce Sponsorship by 5 Global Brands to Develop Leather Traceability System

STONY BROOK, N.Y. March 29, 2017 — Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (“Applied DNA,” “The Company”; NASDAQ: APDN), a provider of DNA-based supply chain, anti-counterfeiting and anti-theft technology, product genotyping and product authentication solutions, has signed a Research Agreement with BLC Leather Technology Centre (BLC). The intention of the Research Agreement is to develop and [...]

Fast Company | Did People Suffer For Your Cotton Shirt? DNA Tagging Lets You Track Its Origins

www.fastcompany.com | March 22nd, 2017

Applied DNA Sciences, Loftex to Debut “Innovate with CertainT”

First Towels with Verified Recycled Components at New York Home Fashions Market: Industry-changing technology enables recycled PETs to be tracked and traced throughout supply chain, ensuring truth in labeling Release Details 24 March, 2017 Applied DNA Sciences today announced its partnership with Loftex Home, the manufacturer of high-quality towels and home textiles, to introduce "Innovate [...]

Valley Public Radio | California Cotton Farmers Maximize Harvest by Tagging Crops with DNA

VPR: NPR for Central California, March 21st, 2017 In 2014 the California cotton industry got a wake up call. Somewhere in the supply chain of turning high end cotton into fabric the products were being laced with inferior fiber. And now as FM89’s Ezra David Romero reports consumers can be sure they’re getting what they [...]

Identifying Uzbek Cotton Biomarkers: A Proposed Collaborative Framework to Eliminate Forced Labor

Genetic markers for regional cultivars persist in cotton fibers and can be detected in our proprietary assay Release Details 27 February, 2017 Applied DNA Sciences announced today that it has identified lead genetic markers that are unique to certain cotton cultivars grown in Uzbekistan, where forced human labor is used to cultivate the cotton. [...]

WSB-TV | Majority of ‘high-quality’ cotton made of cheap cotton, tests show

www.wsbtv.com | February 15th, 2017

APDN Builds Recurring Revenue in Synthetic Fiber Market with 3rd PO

Order Evidences Continuing Maturation and Penetration of Broader Textile Opportunity; Applied DNA’s Molecular Tags Enable Verification of Synthetic Fiber Quality Release Details 14 February, 2017 Applied DNA Sciences delivered its third shipment against continuing purchase orders for molecular tags used to protect supply chains for polyethylene terephthalate (PET) man-made fibers (MMF) from master batch to [...]

Innovate LI | On Cotton, New Capital And Comebacks To Come

www.innovateli.com | February 10th, 2017

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