Friday, August 30, 2013
The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Exosome Diagnostics are collaborating on the R&D of real-time nucleic acid-based body-fluid diagnostics to advance personalized medicine. Exosome will provide technical and development support to Mount Sinai researchers along with early access to proprietary technology products upgrades. The five-year agreement will allow the companies to establish targeted research and biomarker discovery programs in oncology and inflammation. Exosome anticipates pursuing commercial development and FDA review of successful validations for in vitro diagnostics.