RBCC Nears Deal With Leading Genetic Testing Lab
NOKOMIS, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rainbow BioSciences, the biotech division of Rainbow Coral Corp. (OTCBB: RBCC), today announced that it is wrapping up negotiations toward a definitive agreement with a leading, Texas-based genetic testing laboratory.
The genetic testing sector is one of the fastest-growing segments of the global biotech industry, with some market experts expecting it to reach $2.2 billion by 2017. RBCC is nearing a deal with a company that specializes in the cutting-edge science of pharmacogenomics, a field of study resulting from the Human Genome Project that seeks to help doctors assess genetic variations in patients in order to create more effective, optimized drug treatment plans.
Pharmacogenomics could be the key to truly personalized medicine, which RBCC views as the future of healthcare.
For more information on Rainbow BioSciences' personalized medicine initiatives, please visit www.rainbowbiosciences.com/investors.html.
Rainbow BioSciences will develop new medical and research technology innovations to compete alongside companies such as Bristol Myers Squibb Co. (NYS: BMY) , Biogen Idec Inc. (NAS: BIIB) , Abbott Laboratories (NYS: ABT) and Amgen Inc. (NAS: AMGN) .
About Rainbow BioSciences
Rainbow BioSciences, LLC, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rainbow Coral Corp. (OTCBB: RBCC). The Company continually seeks out new partnerships with biotechnology developers to deliver profitable new medical technologies and innovations. For more information on our growth-oriented business initiatives, please visit www.RainbowBioSciences.com. For investment information and performance data on the Company, please visit www.RainbowBioSciences.com/investors.html.
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Rainbow Coral Corp.
Patrick Brown, 850-269-7230
President and CEO
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