NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Biocartis Group said it has received a grant of approximately €750,000 ($796,246) from VLAIO, an organization for innovation and entrepreneurship in Flanders, Belgium. The grant supports Biocartis' microsatellite instability and mutational load research program, and the development of an automated MSI test on Biocartis' Idylla platform.

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