NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Seahorse Bioscience and the Moffitt Cancer Center today said they have received a Small Business Innovation Research contract through the National Cancer Institute to develop a technology for measuring the metabolism of 3D tissue.

The technology, they said, would be developed for use in high-throughput metabolic and pre-clinical toxicity screens. According to a spokesperson for Seahorse Bio, the contract runs from September 2014 to June 2015 and is for $224,837.

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