by Kevin Coss
Stephen Wiesner made his database of pathology microscope slides free to instructors who need to train their students to spot diseases in laboratory samples.
Launching new companies based on UMN research does more than bring new technologies to the market—it also invigorates the state’s broader tech ecosystem.
Update: The spring 2020 edition of Walleye Tank, which invites entrepreneurs from across the state to pitch their life sciences startups in front of a panel of judges, has been canceled.
A collaboration between researchers in the Center for Drug Design and Windgap Medical aims to save victims of cyanide poisoning after mass-exposure incidents.
UMN researchers and Minnesota-based Donaldson Company are investigating the factors that affect how well filters separate one fluid from another.
At an event hosted by the Minnesota High Tech Association, U startups Anatomi, Calyxt, and NovoClade were each recognized for their achievements.
The competition, hosted by the U of M and Mayo Clinic, invites life sciences entrepreneurs from across the state to pitch their companies.
MNSBIR guides startups and small businesses, including those based on U research, in applying for federal grants that help bring new innovations to market.
The new startups, 11 of which are based in Minnesota, will help fuel the economy and contribute to the public good.
A new series of workshops aims to inspire researchers to think about opportunities for partnering with industry leaders on future research projects.