Press release – Tuesday, September 19, 2017
For immediate release
SUNNYVALE, CA, September 19, 2017 – Apostle won the Second Place in the Final of North America Region, CACSC，(Create@AlibabaCloud Startup Contest). Over 300 startups from North America have competed in CACSC, and 13 entered the final. Mr. Yuhong Jiang, Technology Consular in Chinese Consulate General in San Francisco, presented the prize to Dr. Xin Guo, VP of Chemistry of Apostle.
About The Create@Alibaba Cloud Startup Contest (CACSC)
The Create@Alibaba Cloud Startup Contest (CACSC) is a global entrepreneur contest organized by Alibaba Cloud and is the largest startup event Alibaba Group has hosted to date. This year the Alibaba Group holds regional contests in the United States, UK, France, Hong Kong, Singapore, Dubai, Korea and in major provinces throughout China.
About Apostle Inc
Apostle Inc is a biotechnology company in Sunnyvale, CA. It’s in the business of the research, development, licensing, and sales of novel technologies, and the related intellectual properties, products, and services for diagnosis and treatment of human diseases, to fundamentally improve the accuracy and efficiency of liquid biopsy - the testing of circulating free DNA (cfDNA) - in early cancer detection or other clinical applications such as noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT).
Apostle’s patent-pending technologies have 3 layers:
• Nanochemistry - Apostle MiniMax enables the capture and separation of circulating genetic material at a revolutionary 2X-10X higher efficiency over the conventional technologies;
• Bioinformatics - Apostle Triton AI learns from a cancer genomic big data of 30,000 patients;
• Hybrid - Apostle AID is a combination of MiniMax and Triton AI.
More information can be found at www.apostlebio.com.