Compiled By Jill Jusko NineSigma Inc. is seeking proposals from companies, government organizations and universities that may be interested in forming a partnership and/or licensing the patent for the use of round, glass multibore capillaries and for their method of fabrication. NineSigma is acting on behalf of UOP LLC, a joint venture of The Dow Chemical Co. and Honeywell International. Potential applications of the technology are in the fields of chromatography, electrophoresis, medical diagnostic or pharmaceutical application devices, and filtration, among other possibilities. The deadline to receive proposal abstracts is Feb. 1. Cleveland-based NineSigma Inc. offers a Web-based marketplace to connect science and technology buyers and suppliers.