tc_stat_icons_icon_ri_text_grey.png Report an Invention tc_stat_icons_icon_lt_text_grey.png License Technology over-190-startups-rockets2.png See UMN Startups News & Announcements View All Beth Lindborg: Helping Those with Osteoarthritis Jan 12, 2022 Inventor Beth Lindborg is CEO of an early-stage startup company that develops novel treatments for osteoarthritis using stem cells to restore and repair existing joint cartilage. Read More Chan Lan Chun: Environmental Engineer Nov 16, 2021 Environmental engineer Chan Lan Chun is working to remove harmful toxins from Minnesota's freshwater systems in order to preserve and protect our natural ecosystem, including the waterways that support wild rice. Read More Startup Scales Up Eco-Friendly Ingredients for Cleaning, Personal Care Oct 27, 2021 Sironix Renewables uses a patented method to make nontoxic, sustainably-sourced surfactants that replace their counterparts made from petroleum. Read More We have launched over 190 startup companies based on U of M research. Events View All February 22 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. UMN Startup Leadership Opportunities Learn about executive leadership opportunities at five UMN high tech startups. March 14 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Startup Valuations 101 Learn why an accurate startup business valuation is important and different methodologies for developing a range of valuations.