Cyntellect, a privately-held lifesciences company leading the development and commercialization of live cell analysis, manipulation and purification systems, announced today that it has entered a research collaboration agreement with the University of Florida Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research. The agreement will focuson a variety of research areas including the purification and analysis of cancer stem cells (CSCs), rare cells which are believed to be directly involved in propagating cancers.
Friday, November 21, 2008
Collaboration toward purification and analysis of CSCs
Cyntellect to Collaborate with U of Florida on Cancer Stem Cells, PRNewswire, November 20, 2008. See also: Caitlyn Borst, Press Release, Cyntellect, Inc., November 20, 2008 [PDF]. Excerpt: