Levitas presents at the annual ISHI on the Use of Automated Magnetic Levitation Technology in Sexual Assault Forensics
Levitas presents at the annual ISHI on the Use of Automated Magnetic Levitation Technology in Sexual Assault Forensics

At the 2019 International Symposium on Human Identification, the Levitas team presented on the use of its novel Magnetic levitation technology for label-free separation of cells from sexual assault samples.  Here, the Levitas team demonstrates …

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LevitasBio Secures $8 Million in Series A Funding
LevitasBio Secures $8 Million in Series A Funding

LevitasBio, Inc., today announced the successful completion of its Series A financing of $8 million. The company will use the proceeds to develop and commercialize its revolutionary magnetic levitation technology for single cells. Decheng Capital, …

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Technical Challenges of Conventional Cell-Sorting Methods
Technical Challenges of Conventional Cell-Sorting Methods

Cell sorting and separation technologies are ubiquitous in molecular biology labs. But their popularity occurred despite serious limitations. Here, we look at some of the major challenges in conventional cell analysis tools. Built-In Restrictions Flow …

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Welcome to Levitas: An introduction from our CEO
Welcome to Levitas: An introduction from our CEO

In modern history there have been two major technology revolutions that have changed how we look at individual cells. DNA sequencing — which became effective for single-cell applications with the advent of next-generation sequencing platforms …

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PNAS: How Magnetic Levitation Sorts Cells by Type and State
PNAS: How Magnetic Levitation Sorts Cells by Type and State

The Levitas magnetic levitation technology for cellular analysis is based in part on remarkable scientific advances from academia. One of the earliest reports on the approach came from researchers at Stanford University and Harvard Medical …

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