Madison, Wisc.-based nanotech shop Platypus Technologies plans to launch its first cell-based assay — the Oris cell migration assay, which it claims is easier to use and more reproducible than current methods — within the week, a company official told CBA News this week.
 
Development of the assay was primarily funded by a $450,000 Phase I Small Business Innovation Research grant that the National Institutes of General Medical Sciences awarded last September.
 

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