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Colorado university and lab ventures to be showcased at second annual Destination Startup

Feb. 11, 2020

This year's event — hosted again by Venture Partners at CU Boulder on Feb. 27 — will feature 18 startups from CU Boulder, CU Anschutz, CU Denver, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, Colorado State University, Colorado School of Mines and NIST.

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VitriVax co-founder Ted Randolph named a “Giant of Biopharmaceutical Science and Engineering” by The Journal of Pharmaceutical Science

Feb. 10, 2020

Randolph, a professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, founded VitriVax, a CU Boulder spinout, to commercialize new applications of atomic layer deposition techniques for producing thermally stable vaccines.

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CU Boulder startup Arpeggio Bio raises $3.2 Million in seed funding and CEO named to 2020 Forbes 30 Under 30 List in Healthcare

Jan. 17, 2020

Funding will support the ongoing development of a nascent RNA drug screen.

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CU Boulder startups net $1.5M in grants

Jan. 6, 2020

Six Boulder-based startups with ties to CU Boulder were recognized for their innovation with $1.5 million in grants from the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade.

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Six CU Boulder startups clean up at Advanced Industries Accelerator competition, winning $1.5M in grants

Dec. 12, 2019

The companies—Artimus Robotics, Bioloomics, Earable, Emergy, Longpath Technologies, and New Iridium—represent several departments across campus.

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$125 million for CU Boulder spinout Inscripta may usher in the next wave of genetic engineering

Dec. 12, 2019

Inscripta, a digital genome engineering company spun out of CU Boulder research, has just raised another $125 million in a Series D financing on the heels of launching its revolutionary product, The Onyx™.

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

Nov. 19, 2019

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

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

Nov. 1, 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. 21, 2019

The Lab Venture Challenge is hosted over two days and broken up into Biosciences on Wednesday, Nov. 13 and Physical Sciences & Engineering on Thursday, Nov. 14. This showcase is the can't-miss event of the year to see CU Boulder's next wave of breakthrough innovations.