HACKENSACK, N.J., May 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Champions Oncology Inc. (OTC: CSBR) announced today that it has received U.S. Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendment (CLIA) certification from the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Office of Health Care Quality required for the company to conduct medical laboratory tests.
The Company's President, Ronnie Morris, MD commented, "Obtaining CLIA approval is a significant milestone for our Company. This approval validates the quality of our laboratory, which operates with a focus on providing high quality services. This certification will reinforce to both our patients and sponsors who utilize our technology that we are achieving the high standards we set as a Company."
About Champions Oncology, Inc.
Champions Oncology, Inc. is engaged in the development of advanced technology solutions and services to personalize the development and use of oncology drugs. The Company's Tumorgraft™ Technology Platform is a novel approach to personalizing cancer care based upon the implantation of primary human tumors in immune deficient mice followed by propagation of the resulting engraftments, or Tumorgrafts™, in a manner that preserves the biological characteristics of the original human tumor. The Company uses this technology in conjunction with related services to offer solutions for two customer groups: Personalized Oncology Solutions ("POS") in which physicians and patients looking for information help guide the development of personalized treatment plans, and Translational Oncology Solutions ("TOS") in which pharmaceutical and biotech companies seeking personalized approaches to drug development can lower the cost and increase the speed of developing new drugs and increasing the adoption of existing drugs. The Company's Tumorgraft™ Technology Platform consists of processes, physical tumors and information that we use to personalize the development a
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