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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.

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A high-performance battery for renewable energy storage

Aug. 2, 2019

A low-cost, high-performance battery chemistry developed by CU Boulder researchers could one day lead to scalable grid-level storage for wind and solar energy that could help electrical utilities reduce their dependency on fossil fuels. Venture Partners help to file the patent on the innovation.

NBA bench seats prototype

Jack Zable is Changing How the NBA Warms Up

July 31, 2019

The Milwaukee Bucks, like most NBA teams, were using standard folding chairs for bench seats. Players sat on cold surfaces with their knees crunched up, causing stiffness. Zable changed that.

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CU Boulder spinout Inscripta featured in Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

July 30, 2019

Inscripta gave its first public presentation at the 2019 Synthetic Biology: Engineering, Evolution & Design (SEED) conference in New York City, where the company offered a peek into their progress toward making “the world’s first scalable platform for benchtop digital genome engineering.”

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Creative Expression: Dancer turns everyday experiences into art

July 29, 2019

With her seemingly inexhaustible reservoir of ideas, Michelle Ellsworth leaps over creative boundaries as a dancer and choreographer, mixing technology, theater and even some woodworking into her multifaceted dances.

electronic skin

Self-healing, fully-recyclable electronic skin has new applications

July 15, 2019

This technology is being developed by CU Boulder Associate Professor Jianliang Xiao of the Department of Mechanical Engineering in collaboration with Professor Wei Zhang of the Department of Chemistry. Their completely recyclable, self-healing e-skin may one day lead to improvements in human health, robotics, prosthetics and beyond.

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CU Boulder spinout OnKure Therapeutics enrolls first cancer patient in clinical trial

July 3, 2019

A new drug therapy for cancer treatment, spun out of research performed in a CU Boulder biochemistry lab, may provide better results for patients with solid cancers and hematologic cancers, such as leukemia and lymphoma.

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CU Boulder faculty and donors featured in CPT12's 'Startups: The New Gold Rush'

June 28, 2019

Featured are New Venture Challenge sponsors Brad Feld and Dan Caruso as well as Brad Bernthal, Director of Silicon Flatirons' Entrepreneurship Initiative.

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Sixteen CU Boulder and CSU startups engage in customer discovery at inaugural Research-to-Market program

June 19, 2019

The inaugural Research-to-Market (R2M) program—hosted by Venture Partners at CU Boulder—guided researchers-turned-startup founders through the iterative process of finding a product-market fit and refining a value proposition for their respective technologies.

doug campbell, ceo of solid power

Solid Power, CU Boulder spinoff, forms partnership with Ford Motor Co. to further develop batteries for next-gen electric vehicles

May 13, 2019

Ford Motor Co. is the most recent company to invest in Solid Power, a CU Boulder spinoff based in Louisville, CO that develops solid-state batteries.