NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Biomarx Therapeutics is preparing a blood-based test for early-stage pancreatic cancer that it hopes to have on the market by the first quarter of 2019.

Towia Libermann, a company cofounder and scientific advisor for the Harvard University spinout, said in an interview that Biomarx has raised $200,000 since it was established last year, By the end of 2017, the firm hopes to close a Series A round of about $3.5 million to continue test development.

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