Navigation Links
Further Advancements Made in the Development of an Improved Method For Rape Kit Testing Using Pressure BioSciences' Patented Pressure Cycling Technology (PCT)
Date:4/4/2013

ssful prosecutions of perpetrators.

"We are very pleased with the continued progress being made by Dr. Bruce McCord and his team in the development of an improved method for rape kit testing based on our patented PCT platform," said Dr. Nate Lawrence , Vice President of Marketing and Sales.  "The backlog of untested rape kits is a national travesty.  It is imperative that improved methods be developed as soon as possible to help ensure that testing of rape kit samples be completed promptly.  To that end, we remain committed to our support of Dr. McCord and his team."

Dr. Lawrence continued: "We have begun discussions with additional forensic scientists with rape kit testing expertise, in order to expand the number of collaborations we have in this area. We expect these new collaborations to augment and extend the work of Dr. McCord and his team, which can potentially result in accelerating the development and launch of our PCT-based Rape Kit Processing System."

About Untested Rape KitsThere is an estimated backlog of up to 400,000 untested rape kits throughout the United States.  Numerous articles have been published describing the thousands of untested rape kits that have been found on dusty shelves in police storage warehouses and forensic labs nationwide. The added tragedy to these findings is that, in some cases, more rapid and otherwise improved test methods might have led to arrests of perpetrators sooner and, subsequently, might have prevented additional rapes and other violent crimes from occurring.  For example, when the city of Detroit tested the first 600 of their backlog of 11,000 untested rape kits, they reported that the analysis of a rape kit sample collected in 2002 and not tested until 2009 revealed DNA that belonged to a criminal who was in prison for the murder of three women. Unfortunately, the murders were committ
'/>"/>

SOURCE Pressure BioSciences, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology technology :

1. Medifirst Solutions, Inc. Announces Further Update To Shareholders
2. Probiotic Action Announces Further Exploration of Probiotics for Acne with New Information from the LA Times
3. Dr. Carlos Szajnert, Announced today his Commitment to Further Educate his Patients on the Benefits of Cord Blood Stem Cells
4. UCLA researchers further refine NanoVelcro device to grab single cancer cells from blood
5. Molecular Detection Inc. Further Strengthens Patent Portfolio Broadly Covering Detection of Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria
6. China Cord Blood Corporation to Further Consolidate its Corporate Structure
7. OxThera Raises Capital for Further Clinical Development of Oxabact(R)
8. China Cord Blood Corporation and Golden Meditech Holdings Limited Enter into Convertible Note Financing to Further Expand Cord Blood Banking Services
9. USPTO Grants Butamax a Further KARI Enzyme Patent
10. As Released on 30 December, 2011: Novogen Modifies ADR Program and Makes Further Investment Into Marshall Edwards
11. P&G Beauty & Grooming to present advancements in skin aging & stress sweat at AAD Meeting
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/1/2014)... (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 New applications ... arrangements that have evolved in nature over millennia are ... bioinspired materials for applications in biophotonics in the ... . The journal is published by SPIE, the international ... Library. Several of the peer-reviewed articles are accessible via ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets ... the following Product Segments: Proteases, Polymerases, Carbohydrases, ... also analyzed are Pharmaceuticals & Diagnostics, Research/Biotechnology, ... separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, ... America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... analog of one of nature,s most efficient light-harvesting ... led by Alejandro Briseno of the University of ... developing long-sought polymer architecture to boost power-conversion efficiency ... devices. , Briseno, with colleagues and graduate ... University and Dresden University of Technology, Germany, report ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... Over the last decade, the laboratory filtration market is ... increased acceptance of new filtration technologies in end users ... also catalyzing the growth of laboratory filtration market. , ... at a strong CAGR during the forecast period of ... by 2019. The market is mainly driven by the ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Biomimetic and bioinspired materials enable new healthcare options, reports Journal of Biomedical Optics 2Biomimetic and bioinspired materials enable new healthcare options, reports Journal of Biomedical Optics 3Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 2Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 3Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 4Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 5Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 6Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 7Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 8Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 9Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 10Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 11Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 12Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 13Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 14Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 15Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 16Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 17Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 18Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 19Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 20Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 21Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 22Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 23Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 24Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 25Global Specialty Enzymes Industry 26Blades of grass inspire advance in organic solar cells 2Blades of grass inspire advance in organic solar cells 3Global Laboratory Filtration Market To See 7.0% CAGR to 2019 Says a Research Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 2Global Laboratory Filtration Market To See 7.0% CAGR to 2019 Says a Research Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 3Global Laboratory Filtration Market To See 7.0% CAGR to 2019 Says a Research Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 4Global Laboratory Filtration Market To See 7.0% CAGR to 2019 Says a Research Report Available at ReportsnReports.com 5
... Isis,Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISIS ) today announced ... Parshall, J.D. to Chief Operating Officer,effective immediately. Ms. ... is a Director of the Company., "This ... Lynne,s responsibilities at Isis," commented Stanley Crooke, M.D.,Ph.D., ...
... WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE:,WX), China,s premier provider of ... Deval L. Patrick of the Commonwealth of,Massachusetts, ... Official Delegation, paid a visit to the ... (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040705/CNM002LOGO ), Massachusetts ...
... Pharmaceutical announced,today that the Avon Foundation Breast Cancer ... to conduct multicenter clinical studies,focused on measuring levels ... and tissue samples from breast cancer patients. Results ... a blood test that would,enable early detection of ...
Cached Biology Technology:Isis Announces Appointment of B. Lynne Parshall as Chief Operating Officer 2Isis Announces Appointment of B. Lynne Parshall as Chief Operating Officer 3Massachusetts Governor Deval L. Patrick Pays Visit to WuXi PharmaTech 2Massachusetts Governor Deval L. Patrick Pays Visit to WuXi PharmaTech 3A&G Pharmaceutical Receives $870,000 Grant from Avon Foundation to Advance Innovative Blood Diagnostic Test for Early Detection of Breast Cancer 2A&G Pharmaceutical Receives $870,000 Grant from Avon Foundation to Advance Innovative Blood Diagnostic Test for Early Detection of Breast Cancer 3
(Date:9/30/2014)... N.C. -- Pollution in urban and farm runoff in ... new study finds. , The study, published Tuesday ... that nitrogen in the runoff ends up in algae ... on the animals, eyes, flippers and internal organs. , ... the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) conducted the ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... hope: A new research report published in October 2014 ... explains how scientists developed a synthetic version of a ... in human and mouse eggs similar to the natural ... fertilization. , "We believe that the results of this ... of human fertilization by providing a precise answer to ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... People who suffer from asthma may think there,s ... asthma besides properly taking medications and avoiding allergic triggers. ... Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology , the ... and Immunology (ACAAI), asthma sufferers can learn lessons about ... described in the Annals article improved her asthma once ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Pollution linked to lethal sea turtle tumors 2Pollution linked to lethal sea turtle tumors 3Synthetic sperm protein raises the chance for successful in vitro fertilization 2Asthma symptoms kicking up? Check your exposure to air pollution 2
... Environmental Research UFZ present CLIMBER: Climatic niche ... dataset on the climatic niche characteristics of 397 European ... information provided in this dataset is of great relevance ... of high quality standards and open access, data ready ...
... fins with self-adaptive flaps, the feathers on a diving peregrine ... a study published in PLOS ONE on February ... and Fluid Dynamics in Germany and colleagues., Peregrine falcons are ... to 200 miles per hour when diving. Scientists studying the ...
... 6, 2014 -- Advances in neonatal care for very ... for these fragile infants. However, preterm infants have ... serious lung disease, which is a major cause of ... scheduled for publication in The Journal of Pediatrics ...
Cached Biology News:Unique new dataset CLIMBER: Climatic niche characteristics of the butterflies in Europe 2Stem cells to treat lung disease in preterm infants 2
Recombinant Mouse Wnt-3a...
... at least 20 structurally and functionally related ... superfamily. BMPs were originally identified as protein ... are also involved in embryogenesis and morphogenesis ... the growth, differentiation, chemotaxis and apoptosis of ...
RABBIT ANTI HUMAN TRRAP (CT) Immunogen: Recombinant C-terminal kinase-related domain of human TRRAP....
RABBIT ANTI HUMAN CHYMOTRYPSIN...
Biology Products: