SAN JOSE, Calif., March 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Anixa Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANIX), a biotechnology company focused on using the body's immune system to fight cancer, today announced that it will present its Cchek™ artificial intelligence (AI) based liquid biopsy for the early detection of cancer technology and its most recent data in an oral presentation at the 26th International Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference. Cchek™ utilizes flow cytometry of white blood cells and AI to identify tumor-bearing patients. Dr. Kumar, President and CEO of Anixa, will make his presentation at 12:15 pm on March 14, 2019. The symposium in which the presentation will be made is focused on early cancer detection (https://www.triconference.com/Circulating-DNA).
"The Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference is one of the largest commercial conferences addressing the latest advances in biotechnology, diagnostics and life sciences," said Dr. Kumar. "I am pleased to be telling people about our technology, how it works, and the latest performance data on the detection of prostate cancer, breast cancer and several other types of cancer. This is a timely conference as we approach the commercial launch of our Cchek™ Prostate Cancer Confirmation test later this year."
About Anixa Biosciences, Inc.
Anixa, a cancer-focused biotechnology company, is harnessing the body's immune system in the fight against cancer. Anixa is developing both diagnostics and therapeutics to detect cancer early, when it is most curable, and to treat those afflicted once diagnosed. It is developing the CchekTM platform, a series of inexpensive non-invasive blood tests for the early detection of solid tumors, which is based on the body's immune response to the presence of a malignancy. It is also developing chimeric antigen receptor T-cell (CAR-T) based immuno-therapy drugs which genetically engineer a patient's own immune cells to fight cancer. Anixa also continually examines emerging technologies in complementary or related fields for further development and commercialization. Additional information is available at www.anixa.com.
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