This story originally ran on Jan. 6.

By Tony Fong

A team of researchers led by Yale scientists has created a nanosensor device that they said can detect cancer protein biomarkers in whole blood for the first time, representing a "paradigm shift in label-free electronic sensing of biomolecules."

The researchers have launched a company, Altura Diagnostics, to explore opportunities to commercialize the technology, but the firm is still in the very early stages of development.

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