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COVID-19 Innovations Available for Licensing & Partnerships

April 27, 2020

Venture Partners at CU Boulder is identifying new innovations that address problems related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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CU Boulder startup Darwin Biosciences developing COVID-19 test that knows you’re sick before you do

April 15, 2020

Researchers are fast-tracking a new CU-born technology, SickStick, in hopes of not only helping to curb the current pandemic but also radically change the way we track disease in the future.

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Boulder Valley bioscience sector experiencing bounceback

March 30, 2020

The next businesses to make a splash will come out of Colorado’s research institutions, including CU Boulder. Venture Partners' Managing Director Bryn Rees is featured in the article.

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Second annual Destination Startup event connects Colorado university spinoffs with investors

March 19, 2020

In hopes of securing investments to advance their companies, 18 university ventures spun out of Colorado research institutions and federal labs pitched to local and out-of-state investors at the state's Destination Startup showcase on Feb. 27.

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CU Boulder spinout ALD NanoSolutions merges with Forge Nano to make atomic level manufacturing a reality

March 13, 2020

The company was cofounded in 2001 by professor Alan "Al" Weimer of chemical and biological engineering and professor Steven George of chemistry and biochemistry, along with CU alumni Mike Masterson and Karen Buechler.

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Call for Proposals: BridgeBio

March 2, 2020

Venture Partners at CU Boulder is partnering with BridgeBio to advance novel drug discovery with an underlying genetic basis. Apply by Monday, March 16, 2020.

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Earable™ founder Tam Vu named a 2020 Sloan Research Fellow

Feb. 24, 2020

Vu, an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science, is improving human cognitive functions using an ear-worn device. To bring the technology to customers worldwide later in 2020, he founded Earable Inc., which now has more than 15 employees.

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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.