Precision Therapeutics Company Profile

06:11 EST 22nd November 2017 | BioPortfolio

Precision Therapeutics, Inc. is an exciting, fast-growing, personalized cancer management services company founded in 1995 to help physicians determine the most appropriate cancer treatments for their individual patients.

We've developed a patented technique for successfully growing human tumor-derived cells in culture and testing the cultivated cells for drug sensitivity and/or resistance. The company's ChemoFx® Assay is the first application of this technology. The results provide medical and surgical oncologists with patient-specific tumor information that may provide additional insight when determining the appropriate course of treatment for a patient.

The ability to personalize cancer therapy is becoming more critical due to the rapidly increasing number of therapeutic options. With approximately 400 drugs ("America’s Pharmaceutical Companies" – 2000 Survey) in the near-term pipeline, and over 90 currently in use (American Cancer Society), the number of single drug choices is quickly expanding and the potential combinations are exponential.

Physicians can use Precision Therapeutics’ ChemoFx® Assay to assist them in evaluating optimal therapy options for individual patients. Additionally, the biopharmaceutical industry may be able to use our services to improve the selection of effective drugs and responsive tumors to decrease drug development costs significantly.

As part of our ongoing commitment to provide oncology specialists and biopharmaceutical companies with comprehensive tumor analysis services, Precision Therapeutics continues to focus on developing and validating tumor analysis tests to aid in predicting individual tumor behavior.

Precision Therapeutics’ scientific staff has extensive experience in clinical testing and cancer research, and provides services to physicians and biopharmaceutical companies from our headquarters in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.


2516 Jane Street
United States of America


Phone: 866.243.6639
Fax: 866.243.2424

News Articles [856 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

AMA adopts new strategy for genetic tests, therapeutics

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Why Precision Research May Lead To Blockbuster, Not Customized, Medicines

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Epygenix Therapeutics Receives US FDA Orphan Drug Designation for EPX-300 for the Treatment of ...

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Gemini Therapeutics raises $42.5mm in Series A financing

Gemini Therapeutics Inc. (precision medicine for rare genetic diseases and ophthalmology) raised $42.5mm in its Series A financing round co-led by Atlas Venture, Lightstone Ventures, and OrbiMed (also...

Poseida Therapeutics Presents on the Development of Allogeneic and Autologous BCMA-Specific CAR-T Therapies at Precision: Blood Cancer Summit

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Poseida Therapeutics, Inc. (“Poseida”), a San Diego-based company translating best-in-class gene engineering technologies into lifesaving cell t...

Biomarker Data Management: A New Foundation for Insights from Translational Research

ArticleDelivering on the promise of precision medicine requires new approaches and informatics platforms to address new challenges.

Precision medicine: a nurses perspective

Adrienne Vazquez talks to ecancer at NOSCM 2017 about precision medicine from a nurses perspective. She goes on to discuss the ways in which the University of Miami operates in relation to precision m...

Shire’s David Thompson Joins Precision BioSciences C-Suite

Precision Biosciences has appointed David Thompson to the new position of chief development officer. Thompson comes to Durham, NC-based Precision from Shire (NASDAQ: SHPG), where he was senior vice pr...

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PubMed Articles [800 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Implementing Clinical Prediction Models: Pushing the Needle Towards Precision Pharmacotherapy.

Clinical prediction models promise a future of precision drug therapy. However, very few models are used in practice. Although models can eliminate unwanted clinical guesswork, several barriers hinder...

Functional precision cancer medicine-moving beyond pure genomics.

The essential job of precision medicine is to match the right drugs to the right patients. In cancer, precision medicine has been nearly synonymous with genomics. However, sobering recent studies have...

Precision Oncology and Genomically Guided Radiation Therapy: A Report From the American Society for Radiation Oncology/American Association of Physicists in Medicine/National Cancer Institute Precision Medicine Conference.

To summarize important talking points from a 2016 symposium focusing on real-world challenges to advancing precision medicine in radiation oncology, and to help radiation oncologists navigate the prac...

Modeling and Positioning of a PZT Precision Drive System.

The fact that piezoelectric ceramic transducer (PZT) precision drive systems in 3D printing are faced with nonlinear problems with respect to positioning, such as hysteresis and creep, has had an extr...

Dual-stimuli responsive and reversibly activatable theranostic nanoprobe for precision tumor-targeting and fluorescence-guided photothermal therapy.

The integrated functions of diagnostics and therapeutics make theranostics great potential for personalized medicine. Stimulus-responsive therapy allows spatial control of therapeutic effect only in t...

Clinical Trials [331 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Instrument Precision Study for Validation of Philips Dx

The objective of this study is to evaluate precision of the Philips Dx system.

Dendritic Cell-precision T Cell for Neo-antigen in the Treatment of Advanced Biliary Tract Malignant Tumor

Objectives: The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety and prognosis of dendritic cell-precision T cell for neo-antigen in the treatment of advanced biliary tract malignant ...

Impact of Ibis on Patients With Advanced COPD

The purpose of this research is to determine if Ibis™, a digital therapeutics solution developed by Senscio Systems, reduces the emergency room visits and hospitalizations of patients wi...

Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) for Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD): Improving Targeting Precision

When comparing targeting precision between DBS in parkinsonian patients and OCD patients, an unexpected deviation from the planned targets was discovered in OCD patients (Nuttin et al., 20...

HDL Acute Lipid Optimization in Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Assess the effect on coronary atheroma of serial infusions of autologous selectively delipidated HDL/preβ enriched plasma following use of HDL Therapeutics PDS-2™ System

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