Navigation Links
DNA Genotek Partners with Roswell Park Cancer Institute to Accelerate Breast Cancer Research
Date:6/12/2009

DNA Genotek to Provide Method for Easy, Reliable and Non-Invasive DNA Collection On-Site at Komen Western New York Race for the Cure®

Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) June 12, 2009 -- DNA Genotek, a leading provider of products for biological sample collection, today announced that it has partnered with the Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) to collect DNA saliva samples on-site at the Susan G. Komen Western New York Race for the Cure®. The race will be held this June 13th at the Delaware Park Rose Gardens in Buffalo, NY.

This event is the second of its kind under the "Spit for the Cure"™ umbrella and joins the very successful event initiated in 2007 by DNA Genotek, the Arkansas Affiliate of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Thousands of DNA samples have been collected at the Arkansas event.

The Komen Western New York Race for the Cure presents another excellent opportunity to accelerate breast cancer research. With more than 5,000 race participants expected, it will provide access to ideal candidates who satisfy donor profile requirements. The samples collected will become part of RPCI's Data Bank and BioRepository (DBBR) and used to augment cancer research.

Oragene®•DNA solves DNA sample collection problems inherent with traditional collection methods. Among many issues, traditional methods are too costly and invasive, or they do not reliably provide enough high quality DNA to enable health researchers to determine the
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Elsevier and NextBio Sign Partnership to Enrich ScienceDirect Content, Accelerating Life Sciences, Health Sciences and Chemistry Research
2. Optimal Reading Services Group, Inc. Receives Investment from Health Evolution Partners
3. Microfluidics Expands Distributorship in Japan with Exclusive POWREX Partnership to Meet Increased Demand in Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Energy Industries
4. AvePoint and OBS Forge Partnership
5. Neogen Partners With Chinese Government
6. Exiqon Diagnostics Partners With MedTrust Online to Promote KRAS Mutation Analysis and Other Innovative Molecular Oncology Diagnostic Services to Oncologists
7. ImmunoVaccine Technologies Partners with FIT Biotech to advance a therapeutic HIV vaccine
8. Leaders in Health Literacy Recognized by the Partnership for Clear Health Communication at the National Patient Safety Foundation
9. Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners Receives NASDAQ Deficiency Notice
10. The Hamner Institutes Announce Partnership With China Medical City
11. LS9 and Procter & Gamble Launch Sustainable Chemicals Partnership
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/24/2014)... , July 24, 2014  ECC West Africa, LLC ... with University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan Board ... project to finance, design, construct, and operate and maintain ... Nigeria . Under the first of the 4-phase ... documents and funding applications. UCH Ibadan intends to finance ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... scientists are making progress in devising suitable means ... relies on quantum dotsa kind of artificial atom, ... new study demonstrates that changing the coupling of ... impulses can help better control them. This has ... quantum information units, which would produce faster quantum ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... -- Research and Markets has announced the ... report to their offering.  ... in vitro growth of plant or animal cells for ... production. Cell culture is a crucial step in tissue ... culture consumables are necessary for the in vitro production ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... 2014 SRI International has been awarded a ... of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the ... potential therapies for HIV infection and AIDS. The contract ... AIDS and the complications and opportunistic infections associated with ... transmission of HIV. According to the ...
Breaking Biology Technology:ECC Signs a Contract for the Finance, Design, and Construction of a Premier Cancer Institute in Ibadan, Nigeria 2Global Cell Culture Market 2014-2018: Key Vendors are Becton, Dickinson and Co, EMD, GE Healthcare, Lonza Group, Sigma Aldrich and Thermo Fisher Scientific 2National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Awards SRI International Contract to Study New Therapies for HIV and AIDS 2National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Awards SRI International Contract to Study New Therapies for HIV and AIDS 3
... Adult Cough Products Using ... Technologies, CHESTER, N.J. and SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. ... and Lipocine Inc., a,privately- held, leading drug delivery company ... drug delivery and,therapeutics needs, today announced that they have ...
... Company Enters Into License, Commercialization and Supply Agreement, Company to Host Conference ... ... 2007, LEXINGTON, Mass., Sept. 19 ... AGN ), through its acquisition of Esprit Pharma, has obtained the,United States ...
... Kleiner Perkins ... Strong Endorsement of Technology Pioneer at Forefront of Developing No- ... Compromise Biofuels, ... hydrocarbon biofuels, today,announced that it closed the first tranche of its $70 million ...
Cached Biology Technology:Adams Respiratory Therapeutics and Lipocine Enter into License and Collaboration Agreement 2Adams Respiratory Therapeutics and Lipocine Enter into License and Collaboration Agreement 3Indevus Announces Allergan as New Partner for SANCTURA Brand 2Indevus Announces Allergan as New Partner for SANCTURA Brand 3Indevus Announces Allergan as New Partner for SANCTURA Brand 4Indevus Announces Allergan as New Partner for SANCTURA Brand 5Indevus Announces Allergan as New Partner for SANCTURA Brand 6Amyris Biotechnologies Announces $70 Million Series B Round 2
(Date:7/24/2014)... 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Geneva Healthcare Suite, an innovative ... cut emergency room wait times by an average of ... Center, according to a recent study published in the ... using the suite to access data from incoming patients, ... "Using Geneva,s technology platform we have been able ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... average over a 35 year period in which the ... of humans on declining animal numbers. This decline matters ... spiders, crustaceans, slugs and worms bring to our day-to-day ... for nutrient cycling, water filtration and human health. , ... by UCL, Stanford and UCSB, focused on the demise ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... a smog-free Los Angeles, where electric cars ply silent ... on heat from beneath the earth, from howling winds ... Stanford study finds that it is technically and economically ... powered by clean, renewable energy. Published in Energy ... inexpensive and reliable energy supply in California that could ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):UC San Diego Medical Center Cuts Average ER Wait Time by 92 Minutes using the Geneva Healthcare Suite 2UC San Diego Medical Center Cuts Average ER Wait Time by 92 Minutes using the Geneva Healthcare Suite 3Invertebrate numbers nearly halve as human population doubles 2Invertebrate numbers nearly halve as human population doubles 3Stanford study shows how to power California with wind, water and sun 2Stanford study shows how to power California with wind, water and sun 3Stanford study shows how to power California with wind, water and sun 4
... of Medicine has helped confirm the reliability of a ... the long-promised era of personalized medicine based on each ... the five sites that helped determine that the genetic ... developing cirrhosis from chronic hepatitis C infection. That means ...
... has shown that opening windows and doors provided ventilation ... and 18 times that of rooms with windows and ... Escombe from Imperial College London, compared the airflow in ... rooms, TB wards, respiratory wards, general medical wards, outpatient ...
... lupus, is a complex autoimmune disease marked by ... among other symptoms. Some studies have described a ... psychosis, and a protein autoantibody associated with the ... To investigate how an autoantibody could stimulate behavioral ...
Cached Biology News:New test helps identify hepatitis C patients at high risk of developing cirrhosis 2New test helps identify hepatitis C patients at high risk of developing cirrhosis 3New insights into autoimmunity and depression 2
... loxP-PGK-gb2-neo-loxP template is designed to allow ... cells. The loxP-PGK-gb2-neo-loxP template encodes ... a prokaryotic promoter (gb2) for expression ... a eukaryotic promoter (PGK) for expression ...
... depletion cocktail is tailored to ... from suspensions of rat spleen ... the StemSep (or compatible 0.5 ... system. The CD4+ T cell ...
Standard Fluka For microscopy (Hist.) redox indicator...
... The VSOS-4 Orbital Shaker is designed ... to provide a uniform motion that is both ... The VSOS-4 Orbital Shaker provides a smooth, quiet, ... for a wide range of laboratory applications such ...
Biology Products: