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1994    Photonic Crystal research program starts at the University of Southampton, 
              resulting in major developments and inventions in the field.

1997     BTG Plc commit to funding base patents.

2001     BTG Plc provide £2.8m initial funding and Mesophotonics Ltd is born with staff 
              comprising its seven founders from the University of Southampton.

2003     Quester leads 2nd round financing of  £5.5 million ($10 million), joined by 
               Auriga, NIF and BTG Plc.

2005     Mesophotonics launches Klarite product range of nanostructured         
              reproducible SERS surfaces