A consortium comprising three Scottish companies has secured funding to develop three-dimensional cell-based assays for drug discovery, project leader Avanticell Science announced late last week.
 
The two-year, £1 million ($2 million) project will be co-funded by the Technology Strategy Board, a business-led public body established by the UK government to promote technological innovation. The other members of the consortium are Giltech and Culzean Medical Devices.
 

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