AnPac Bio Medical Science : Announces Cooperation with Dragon Gate Investment Partners
Mar 3, 2020
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AnPac Bio-Medical Science Co., Ltd. ("AnPac Bio" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ANPC), a biotechnology company specialized in early cancer screening and detection, today announced that it has engaged Dragon Gate Investment Partners as its financial advisor. "As a fast-growing biotech company, we strive to build trust with investors," said Dr. Chris Chang Yu, Chairman and CEO of AnPac Bio. "AnPac Bio's CDA technology has been shown in retrospective validation studies to be able to detect the risk of over 20 different cancer types with high sensitivity and specificity. Our mission is to catch cancer early and save lives. By cooperating with Dragon Gate Investment Partners, we believe that it is a good start for us to better inform the market about our strengths, promising patents and technology, and our growth potential." "AnPac Bio-Medical Science has 121 patents granted and 89 patents pending globally as of September 30, 2019. AnPac Bio has also engaged Dr. Michael Levitt, 2013 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry, as Chief Consultant of AnPac Bio's innovation and Technical Committee. We are honored to have the opportunity to work with AnPac Bio's outstanding management team," said Ms. Lijie Zhu, Managing Director of Dragon Gate Investment Partners. "We anticipate helping the company to bridge the communication gap between the biotech world and the investor community." About Dragon Gate Investment Partners
Headquartered in New York City's Midtown Manhattan, Dragon Gate Investment Partners is a unique investment firm with a special focus on globalizing and localizing sustainable and promising companies in the U.S. and China. The team has well-earned reputation of excellence in providing sensible and cost-effective cross-border business solutions for a wide breadth of clientele, including public companies, financial institutions, and high-net-worth individuals. About AnPac Bio-Medical Science Co., Ltd.
AnPac Bio is a biotechnology company focused on early cancer screening and detection, with 121 issued patents as of September 30, 2019. With two certified clinical laboratories in China and one CLIA registered clinical laboratory in the United States, AnPac Bio performs a suite of cancer screening and detection tests, including CDA (Cancer Differentiation Analysis), bio-chemical, immunological, and genomics tests. In a recent market research report by Frost & Sullivan, AnPac Bio ranked second worldwide among companies offering next-generation early cancer screening and detection technologies in terms of the number of clinical samples for cancer screening and detection, based on approximately 35,000 clinical samples as at June 30, 2019. These clinical samples demonstrated that AnPac Bio's CDA technology and platform could detect the risk of over 20 different cancer types with high sensitivity and specificity. For more information, please visit: https://www.anpacbio.com
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