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Jun 22, 2019

A U of M researcher's startup aims to develop biobased surfactants that, unlike conventional ones, maintain their cleaning power in hard water.

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Jun 6, 2019

B-MoGen, founded in 2016, develops more complex gene editing tools for use in a wide variety of academic and industry settings.

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Jun 4, 2019

With 89 patents granted in 2018, the U of M has consecutively moved up the listing each of the last four years from its rank of 50th in 2014. 

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May 30, 2019

Six startups based on U of M research, launched through Technology Commercialization, are competing in this year's MinnesotaCup—and many more are led by U alumni and students.

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May 10, 2019

U of M startup Calyxt's new kind of soybean, which produces a healthier soybean oil, was recently highlighted by NPR.

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May 2, 2019

U of M startup Miromatrix Medical Inc., a biotech company developing transplantable organs, recently received an award that aims to accelerate the development of medical technologies that treat kidney diseases.

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Apr 10, 2019

U of M startup Early Learning Labs, based on research from the College of Education and Human Development, has been acquired by Renaissance.

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Apr 3, 2019

The Discovery Launchpad program at U of M Technology Commercialization's Venture Center guides inventors through the entrepreneurial wilderness.

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Apr 1, 2019

Yonder combines footage of the actual dentist's office that the child is going to visit and recordings of their dentist into an interactive virtual tour with a cartoon host.

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Mar 12, 2019

U of M-developed cold-hardy wine grapes were featured in a Bloomberg article on wines that are growing in popularity.

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