circulating tumor cells

‘Velcro’ That Traps Prostate Cancer Cells

Scientists have developed an inexpensive detector that works like Velcro to capture prostate cancer cells on frosted glass slides, allowing for easy diagnosis.

Culturing Cancer Cells For Personalized Treatments

Researchers have boosted the success rate of culturing circulating tumor cells from blood samples to 60 percent, paving the way for personalized treatments.

Clearbridge & LIDE Launch China’s First CTC Hub

Clearbridge Biomedics has partnered LIDE Biotech to bring circulating tumor cell isolation technology to China.

Capturing CTCs With A Nanotech “Espresso Machine”

By raising and lowering the temperature, researchers have made the isolation of circulating tumor cells more efficient.

‘Liquid Biopsy’ Picks Up CTCs

Scientists have developed a non-invasive method to detect circulating tumor cells, opening up possibilities for personalized cancer treatments.

New Center To Use Circulating Tumor Cells In Clinical Diagnostics

A new center at the Singapore General Hospital will facilitate the use of circulating tumor cells in clinical diagnostics.

Senhwa Biosciences Raises US$17m For Cancer Clinical Trials

Senhwa Biosciences has raised an additional US$17 million in Series B financing to drive its anticancer agents through critical clinical trials.

Caspase-2 May Be Important In Suppressing Lymphoma

Researchers have found that a specific gene plays an important role in suppressing lymphoma, a type of blood cell cancer.

Velcro Device Captures Circulating Tumor Cells In Blood

A new Velcro-like microfluidic device captures and releases tumor cells circulating in the bloodstream.

First Circulating Tumor Cell Test Approved In China

A new circulating tumor cell test for metastatic breast cancer has been approved by the China SFDA.