Farcast Biosciences

Lead Partner

Farcast Biosciences is a diagnostic company focused on facilitating the identification of therapies for cancer patients before they begin treatment and is also optimized to test drug candidates prior to clinical trials. The Farcast platform is ideal for analyzing target engagement, understanding mechanism of action and identifying novel biomarkers. The platform recapitulates the human tumor microenvironment by culturing fresh unmodified human tumor fragments in a proprietary ex vivo histoculture system that includes patient matched immune cells and plasma.



Innovation Partner

Bio-Techne is a global life science company that is pioneering innovative solutions for cell and gene therapy manufacturing. Our expertise is in workflow reagents and instruments that facilitate the translation of scientific discoveries into preclinical and clinical studies. Our high-quality GMP portfolio, including the largest selection of cytokines for cell manufacturing, as well as our breadth of world-class immunoassays and antibodies makes us uniquely suited to support the development of macrophage-directed therapies.