2016-2017 Teams

Autumn 2016

Clarix Imaging Corporation: develops compact medical imaging devices and software for improving surgical oncology outcomes and reducing cost.

ClostraBio,Inc.: a biopharma company developing therapeutics for food allergies. The company will commercialize small molecule formulations and dietary fibers that modulate the gut microbiome to confer protection against food antigens.

Conduit: bringing experts together from every step in the development, prototyping, and production process together to create a flexible development environment that helps bring embedded systems (the ”Internet of Things”) to market faster.

Latona Therapeutics: developing a drug-delivery platform technology to better treat cancers that are difficult to target or treat with conventional methods. The technology - light-activated delivery of drugs using nanoparticles - aims to shrink tumors with minimal toxicity to the patient. Our team plans to in-license this technology from the National Institutes of Health and develop it for commercialization.

NPDX: an in-home test to detect neutropenia, a sudden and dangerous loss of white blood cells occurring as a side-effect of chemotherapy.

Octogene, Inc.: developing a new diagnostic tool for physicians and medical researchers to provide precision immunotherapy.

PureIR Biotech: developing a portable energy- and cost-efficient method for the accurate detection and ultrafast diagnosis of new contagions.

Seurat Therapeutics: developing intranasal Insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) as a novel treatment option for high frequency migraine patients. We aim to translate our unique mechanistic understanding of how migraines occur to fulfill an unmet therapeutic need for frequent migraine sufferers.

Solar Bus 4 Schools: aims to provide emissions-free transportation to school children by use of partial electric drive system to replace a diesel engine.

Vertigometric Diagnostics: developing a medical device involving retinal photography to distinguish between several causes of acute dizziness.