Startup Spotlight: Protium Innovations

Protium Innovations, LLC Researchers: Jacob Leachman, Patrick Adam, Ian Richardson, Elijah Shoemake Launched: 2015 Problem: Our dependence on oil and the pollution created by burning fossil fuels has prompted a tremendous amount of research and development of alternative fuel options. Liquified hydrogen – which can be used in fuel cells to power electric car and […]

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Startup Spotlight: AVVogen

AVVogen Researcher: Dan Rodgers, PhD Launched: 2015 Problem: Over 70 million people suffer from muscle wasting disease, in one form or another, and this costs the health care industry over $500 billion annually, yet there are currently no viable treatments. Solution: Actriiex, a drug that targets and blocks biochemical events initiated by myostatin and other […]

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Startup Spotlight: HEALTHSUM™

HEALTHSUM™ Researcher: John Wenz, DVM, MS Launched: 2014 Problem: Veterinarians do not have a reliable way to track outcomes of the health management techniques used on dairy cows. Solution: A health record database that imports and evaluates data from existing dairy management software to determine outcomes of health management. This gives the veterinarian more information […]

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