GRAIL Company Profile

01:30 EST 23rd February 2019 | BioPortfolio

GRAIL is focused on detecting cancer at an early-stage, when it can be cured. The company secured over $100 million in Series A financing from Illumina, Inc. and ARCH Venture Partners, with participating investors including Bezos Expeditions, Bill Gates, Sutter Hill Ventures, and GV. GRAIL’s unique relationship with Illumina provides it with the ability to economically conduct the ultra-deep sequencing necessary to create a screening test with the required sensitivity, specificity and accuracy never before achievable for cancer screening. For more information, visit

News Articles [49 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Grail to begin trial of blood test for early cancer detection

Grail is set to start a new trial next year to assess the ability of an investigational blood test to...Read More... The post Grail to begin trial of blood test for early cancer detection appeared fir...

Grail to launch UK study of cancer test in early 2019

Illumina spinout Grail plans a UK study of an investigational next-generation sequencing blood test for early detection of mu -More- 

Holy grail cancer test? Hold on. Here’s what you need to know

Australian researchers at the University of Queensland reported that “a quick and easy test to detect cancer from blood or biopsy tissue could eventually result in a new approach to patient dia...

#Grail conducting large study for early breast cancer detection …

#Grail conducting large study for early breast cancer detection …

GRAIL Announces Appointment of Renée Galá as Chief Financial Officer

GRAIL, Inc., a healthcare company whose mission is to detect cancer early, when it can be cured, today announced the appointment of Renée Galá as Chief Financial Officer, effect...

Management tracks: Grail, EUSA

Management tracks: Grail, Nimbus

Management tracks: Grail, Celyad, Hua

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Clinical Trials [4 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

The STRIVE Study: Breast Cancer Screening Cohort

GRAIL is using high-intensity sequencing of circulating cell-free nucleic acids (cfNAs) to develop blood tests to detect cancer early. The purpose of this study is to train and validate an...

Lung Cancer Screening Study Using Low Dose CT With Development and Evaluation of the GRAIL Test.

This study has two main aims. The first one is to examine how to deliver a lung cancer screening service in North Central and North East London and Essex. At the moment, the best way of f...

Low Dose Sirolimus or CsA-Based Maintenance Immunosuppression After Induction With Campath-1 in Kidney Transplantation

During the past 15 years, however, the superior immunosuppressive efficacy of CsA and the well-known toxicity of long-term steroid therapy have prompted trials of steroid withdrawal from r...

Ephedrine and Phenylephrine for Spinal Hypotension

Spinal anesthesia is widely used as the procedure of choice for cesarean delivery. In comparison to epidural anesthesia it is faster, easier to perform, patients are more comfortable, comp...

Companies [4 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]


GRAIL is focused on detecting cancer at an early-stage, when it can be cured. The company secured over $100 million in Series A financing from Illumina, Inc. and ARCH Venture Part...


GRAIL is a life sciences company whose mission is to detect cancer early when it can be cured. GRAIL is using the power of high-intensity sequencing, population-scale clinical tri...


Like most successful companies, Heartlab began as a solution to a problem. In the late 1980’s, Robert Petrocelli, an engineer with expertise in real-time signal and image processing, started working...

Epeius Biotechnologies Corporation

Epeius Biotechnologies Corporation is a privately held biopharmaceutical company focused on research, development, and commercialization of the first truly effective targeted delivery system (TDS) tha...

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