SpectRx Inc. of Norcross, Ga., has
received a fifth grant worth $690,000 from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) in
Bethesda, Md. The company has been awarded a total of $3.2 million in NCI funding
to finance an ongoing FDA trial of its noninvasive cervical cancer detection device,
which measures light reflected from the cervix and which produces a diagnostic image.
The trial is expected to be finished in 2007.
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