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Cancer Diagnostics Company, On-Q-ity, Raises $21M in Series A Funding for the Development of Technologies to Personalize Cancer Therapy
Date:11/3/2009

th ineffective treatments. Through ongoing personalized diagnosis, we hope to improve patient care and, ultimately, increase survival rates."

Sue Siegel, MDV Partner and On-Q-ity board member, added, "Mara has been at the forefront of personalized medicine and has a proven ability to bring new diagnostics to market. We are excited that the combination of a strong seasoned team and On-Q-ity's arsenal of proprietary technologies can play a key role in our nation's war on cancer and improve patient care while reducing healthcare costs."

In addition to Siegel, Steve Kraus from Bessemer Venture Partners and Dion Madsen from Physic Ventures will join the On-Q-ity board of directors.

About On-Q-ity

On-Q-ity is a next-generation diagnostics company focused on transforming cancer treatment and improving treatment outcomes for cancer patients. The Company is developing innovative diagnostics to identify the unique characteristics of an individual's cancer, predicting the response to therapy, and monitoring the progress of treatment. On-Q-ity was formed earlier this year through the merger of Cellective DX, a developer of microfluidics devices to detect and capture rare circulating tumor cells from the blood of cancer patients, with The DNA Repair Company, a molecular diagnostics company developing biomarker panels to predict response to cancer therapy based on DNA repair pathways in tumors.

The company's CTC and biomarker technologies originated from ground-breaking research at Massachusetts General Hospital and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and MIT, respectively. The privately-held company, headquartered in Waltham, MA, is funded by Bessemer Venture Partners, MDV-Mohr Davidow Ventures, Physic Ventures and Northgate Capital. For more information, visit: www.On-Q-ity.com.

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