Close Menu

CTCs

 The partners will use Namocell's Single Cell Dispenser platform for cell sorting and to capture CTCs.

A team of Swedish researchers has received $3.3 million to develop a new nanotechnology platform for detecting blood-borne markers in lung and breast cancer.

The company said in a filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission that it failed to maintain compliance with the Nasdaq's minimum closing bid price requirement.

The new assay, called the CellMax-DNA Genetic Cancer Risk Test, will complement CellMax Life's planned slate of liquid biopsy assays for early cancer detection.

The goal of the Texas team is to identify methylation signatures that can help with prognosis and be used to develop noninvasive tests to monitor disease progression.

The company has advanced sequencing-based copy number analyses to assess genomic instablity in CTCs, and used that to develop a method to predict response to PARP inhibitors based on the phenotype, or appearance, of genomically unstable CTCs.

The company sold 9.1 million shares of its common stock and warrants to purchase up to 9.1 million more shares at a combined offering price of $1.10 per share.

The update includes several key initiatives such as a liquid biopsy database, a DoD-led longitudinal study, and NCI cloud collaborations with Amazon and Microsoft.

The company is offering 9.1 million shares of its common stock, as well as warrants to purchase up to 9.1 million additional shares.

Pisces will market and sell WaveSense's products, including its EpiSep platform and bead-based CD138+ cell isolation technology, in Ireland and the UK.

Pages

The US National Institutes of Health's All of Us project awarded $4.6 million to the company Color to develop a genetic counseling resource for the program.

The Times of India reports on a pilot study that used genomic testing to determine whether patients had drug-resistant tuberculosis.

New guidelines say that more women may benefit from genetic testing for hereditary breast or ovarian cancer, according to the Los Angeles Times.

In Cell this week: small proteins identified among human microbiome, role for tumor microbes in pancreatic cancer survival, and more.