Microfluidics

Apocell and their Apostream CTC Blood Test

In an earlier article, we discussed the June 2013 IPO of Nanostring, an oncology company using microfluidics to test for the risk of recurrence for breast cancer. Another interesting oncology company that is using innovative molecular analysis methods to treat cancer is Apocell. About Apocell Founded in 2004, Houston based ApoCell has 39 employees that have managed […]

nanoString’s lackluster IPO

One of the companies posted by a user in the Nanalyze forums in 2003 was Illlumina (NASDAQ:ILMN), a company involved in genetic analysis solutions. If you had invested $1000 in Illumina at the time of this user’s post, you would have $42,220 today. While most people have heard the term nanotechnology, fewer people are familiar […]