MIGDAL HA'EMEK, ISRAEL / ACCESSWIRE / August 8, 2018 / PV Nano Cell Ltd. or the ''Company'' (OTCQB: PVNNF), an innovative producer of single-crystal, metal nano metric based products and conductive digital inks which are also suitable for 3D printing, announced today that it has been granted an additional (second) patent in Japan by the Japanese Patent Office (JPO), patent number 6363138.
''This second patent in Japan represents an additional building block recognizing and protecting our innovative technology and approach. We believe that this additional patent together with the signed supply agreements with Merck (ETR: MRK) a leading science and technology company, and other agreements signed, which sales quantities are targeted to ramp in 2018 are positioning PV Nano Cell among the world leader in digital printed electronics for mass production applications,'' stated Dr. Fernando de la Vega, CEO of PV Nano Cell.
''At this time, we have been granted patents in four countries for our silver single crystal nano particles based dispersions and inks and have pending submitted patents related to our silver and copper nano particles in nine additional counties,'' concluded Dr. de la Vega.
The Company has previously been granted patents for its silver nano particles in the United States (US 9556350), Russia (RU 2593311), China (CN 103282969) and Japan (JP 6067573).
Silver and Copper Nano Particle Patent Applications
PV Nano Cell has submitted patent applications for both their silver and copper nano particles1,2 in the following countries:
- Brazil (112013013885.5 & 11 2016020056 0)
- China (2015800145501)
- Europe (11846848.7 & 15758302.2)
- India (5064/CHENP/2013 & 201647031956)
- Israel (226665 & 247528)
- Russia (2016137018)
- South Korea (10-2013-7015635 & 10-2016-7026792)
- UK (1020556.5 & 1403731.1)
- USA (15/122,185)
(1) Silver Nano particles' patent WO PCT/US2011/063459 (WO2012078590): https://patentscope.wipo.int/search/en/detail.jsf?docId=WO2012078590
(2) Copper Nano particles patent WO PCT/1B2015/051536 (WO2015132719): https://patentscope.wipo.int/search/en/detail.jsf?docId=WO2015132719
About PV Nano Cell
PV Nano Cell has developed innovative conductive inks for use in digital printed electronics (PE) applications and solar photovoltaics (PV). PV Nano Cell's Sicrys™ ink family is a single-crystal, nanometric silver conductive ink delivering enhanced performance. Sicrys™ is also available in copper-based form, delivering all of the product's properties and advantages with improved cost efficiency. Sicrys™ silver conductive inks are been implemented in mass production applications and used all over the world in a range of digital printing applications developments, including photovoltaics, printed circuit boards, antennas, sensors, touchscreens and other applications. In addition, PV Nano Cell has expanded its capabilities to include an Integrated prototyping, design and R&D unique printer by the recent acquisition of DigiFlex. For more information, please visit www.PVNanoCell.com.
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Released August 8, 2018