NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Protea Biosciences and InSphero today said they will combine their 3D technologies into new products and services to be marketed to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology markets.

The collaboration will use Protea's proprietary LAESI direct molecular imaging platform to analyze InSphero's 3D InSight microtissues, resulting in 3D molecular profiles for tissue characterization, drug metabolism and distribution, pharmacokinetic, and toxicity applications, the companies said.

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