Daily Archives: July 18, 2012

Pressure BioSciences’ Patented PCT Platform Shown to Significantly Improve Protein and DNA Detection in Multiple Studies

SOUTH EASTON, Mass., July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (otcqb:PBIO) (“PBI” or the “Company”) today announced that multiple research reports have cited the ability of the Company’s Pressure Cycling Technology (“PCT”) Platform to improve the detection of RNA, DNA, and/or protein in forensic, environmental, and biodefense applications, and in research studies focused on the discovery of biomarkers of disease. These studies were conducted in laboratories worldwide, including:

Institute of Forensic Sciences (Beijing, China) where scientists concluded that PCT was one of the most effective methods available for extracting DNA from bone in forensic applications. These findings extend earlier studies by other forensic scientists that PCT could lead to better methods of identification of crime victims and bodies of missing persons.

Four strands of hair that could catch a serial killer: Oakland County Child murders may finally be solved after new technology links DNA to jailed paedophile


Michigan
Four strands of hair may be the key to uncovering the identity of a serial killer who murdered at least four children in an unsolved case from the 1970s.
A forensics team began re-investigating the deaths in 2005, using new technology to try to find the Oakland County Child Killer, who went on the rampage for 13 months.