NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Swedish biotech firm Symcel announced today that it has received a €3.5 million ($4.1 million) grant to clinically validate its calScreener cell analysis system for use in antibiotic susceptibility testing.

CalScreener is designed to provide real-time cellular bioenergetic measurements using calorimetry, which relies on heat to measure metabolic and physical changes.

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