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ColdQuanta, CU Boulder startup, closes additional $10M in seed financing

Dec. 12, 2019

Led by its current investors Maverick Ventures and Global Frontier Investments, the funding will be used to advance the development of ColdQuanta’s cold atom Quantum Core technology, the foundation for the company’s development of quantum computers.

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Engineering a world of safer water

Dec. 7, 2019

Linden, a member of the Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering who has been researching water treatment for decades, is focused on a different solution: ultraviolet disinfection.

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Lab Venture Challenge awards $900,000 to promising bioscience, physical science and engineering ventures

Nov. 21, 2019

This year's LVC winners included SickStick, Exocure Therapeutics, Programmable Gectosomes, Ultrathin Endoscopes, iFeather, Octave Photonics and Theia.

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Want to know your mental health status? There’s an app for that

Nov. 12, 2019

CU Boulder researchers are working to apply machine learning to psychiatry, with a speech-based mobile app that can categorize a patient’s mental health status as well as or better than a human can.


Dance and tech do a pas de deux on NSF-funded project

Nov. 8, 2019

Under-represented students in STEM are about to get a leg up, thanks to a new project merging dance and technology from the University of Colorado Boulder and New York University.

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$2M award helps CU startup SuviCa build new tech to find better cancer drugs

Nov. 2, 2019

A 2-year, $2 million National Cancer Institute (NCI) award has been given to Boulder-based startup SuviCa, Inc. co-founded by CU Boulder and CU Cancer Center investigator, Dr. Tin Tin Su. Dr. Su hopes to find drugs that augment the effect of radiation to keep cancer at bay.

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Eleven CU Boulder researchers to pitch their innovations for funding at Lab Venture Challenge

Oct. 23, 2019

The two-day Lab Venture Challenge showcase is the can't-miss event of the year to see CU Boulder's next wave of breakthrough innovations. Register now to hear from the faculty founders of Earable, iFeather and more.

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CU Boulder spinoff Inscripta launches the world's first benchtop platform for digital genome engineering

Oct. 10, 2019

The Onyx™ platform enables scientists to create libraries of millions of precisely engineered single cells in one experiment through a fully automated workflow.

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On the road: Entrepreneurship classes on two wheels

Aug. 13, 2019

For the past five years, Erick Mueller, executive director of the Deming Center for Entrepreneurship at the Leeds School of Business and founder of several successful start-ups, has been hosting entrepreneurship workshops in rural counties around Colorado.

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Stateless Opens New HQ, Commits to Growing in Boulder

Aug. 5, 2019

After spinning out of CU Boulder and emerging from stealth earlier this year, connectivity software startup Stateless has opened a new Boulder HQ and has aggressive plans to grow in the city.