Meso-tetra (4-carboxyphenyl) porphyrin (TCPP) is incorporated into cancer cells by the CD320 receptor and clathrin mediated endocytosis, Poster Presentation, American Society of Cell Biology’s Cell Bio Virtual 2020; Cancer Therapy: Defining Therapeutic Targets and New Therapeutics, December 2-16, 2020.

PUBLISHED ON December 28, 2020

Porphyrins have been used successfully to treat and diagnose cancer, yet the mechanism of how porphyrins are selectively taken up and how they are retained by cancer cells compared to other cells remains poorly understood. Knowledge about the cellular uptake and retention mechanisms of porphyrins can be used to design more effective porphyrin-based diagnostics and therapeutics.

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Stop and Screen

PUBLISHED ON November 25, 2020

HealthcareNOW Radio (November 23, 2020) My father was 39 when he died of lung cancer, attributed to his twenty-year Lucky Strikes habit. The U.S. Surgeon General had yet to issue his first report on the health hazards of smoking in 1960 when my father was diagnosed.

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bioAffinity Technologies to Present at 2020 American Society of Cell Biology Meeting

PUBLISHED ON November 10, 2020

Nov. 10, 2020 (San Antonio, TX) bioAffinity Technologies, a privately held biotech company, today announced that its poster “Meso-tetra (4-carboxyphenyl) porphyrin (TCPP) is incorporated into cancer cells by the CD320 receptor and clathrin mediated endocytosis” will be presented during the session Cancer Therapy: Defining Therapeutic Targets and New Therapeutics at the American Society of Cell Biology’s Cell Bio Virtual 2020 - An Online ASCB|EMBO Meeting Dec. 2-16, 2020.

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bioAffinity Technologies to Present Poster at World Conference on Lung Cancer 2020

PUBLISHED ON October 22, 2020

OCTOBER 22, 2020 (San Antonio, TX) bioAffinity Technologies, a privately held biotech company, announced its poster “Automated Flow Cytometry Test Distinguishes Cancer from Non-Cancer in Sputum with High Sensitivity and Specificity” has been accepted for presentation at the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 2020 World Conference on Lung Cancer hosted by the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, Singapore, Worldwide Virtual Event (WCLC 2020) from Jan. 28 to 31, 2021.

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