Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University also said it plans to expand its clinical trial capacity in concert with Montefiore Medical Center, according to a Strategic Research Plan Update the school unveiled this week.
The agreement will increase utility of GeneSpring across multiple life science disciplines, drive future innovations, and "deliver new channels for accessing the software and customer support," the two companies said in a joint statement.
An ethics committee at the Spanish National Research Council is reportedly calling for researchers to retract a paper published last year describing an array-based approach for measuring metabolite levels and enzyme activity.
While using stem cells allows Stemina to "make the tissue type of interest. It's an all-human system," and allows the firm to build "the best potential in vitro environment to study a particular question," its CEO said.