NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – French biotechnology firm Rarecells today announced that Ipsen and Institut Gustave Roussy, has selected its ISET technology for a study into patients with prostate cancer.

The technology is for circulating tumor cell and circulating tumor microemboli isolation.

The goal of the study is to use ISET, which stands for Isolation by Size of Epithelial/Throphoblastic Tumor cells, for the molecular analysis and genetic characterization of circulating cancer cells, Rarecells said.

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