Geneoscopy Offers New Colorectal Cancer Screening Option

A St. Louis-based startup company hopes to spare many people the discomfort of colonoscopies. Geneoscopy developed a noninvasive alternative using a method to isolate and preserve biomarkers for colorectal cancer in stool samples. Geneoscopy claims its screening tool is more reliable than other noninvasive options, improving accuracy of testing and reducing costs. The company claims the new screening method can accurately detect colorectal cancer.

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Geneoscopy Offers New Colorectal Cancer Screening Option

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St. Louis-Based SirenGPS is Successful in Texas as App Improves 911 Location Accuracy

The SirenGPS app helps first responders find people faster when they use the app's 911 panic button.

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Mizzou Researchers Develop Teeth-Whitening Gel Designed for Smartphone Use

An innovative teeth-whitening kit is developed by Mizzou spin-off company, Nanova Biomaterials.

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Telemedicine for Rural Opioid Crisis: Videoconferencing for Training Doctors on Opioid Addiction

Telemedicine helps rural doctors with opioid treatment techniques and best practices from medical, pharmacological and psychological professionals.

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Origin of Life Research Leads to Potassium Discovery

Chemical origin of life research at Saint Louis University leads to potassium discovery.

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Facial Recognition Technology for Convenience Stores & More: Using Your Face to Unlock Doors

Blue Line Technology's facial recognition software is designed as a deterrent for armed robbery and theft, improving customer and employee safety.

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am