11/21/13

N.O. tech firm MiniVax wins BioChallenge competition

MiniVax was the winner of the 2013 BioChallenge, a pitch competition for emerging Louisiana bioscience startups. MiniVax is developing a treatment for a deadly fungal pneumonia that affects immunocompromised patients.…


11/19/13

New Orleans company working to treat opportunistic infections wins the BioChallenge

MiniVax, "a company developing a treatment for opportunistic infections has won the BioChallenge at the New Orleans BioInnovation Center, securing $20,000 in cash, donated professional services and the use of…


11/15/13

MiniVax wants to build on local HIV/AIDS work

November 15, 2013 - New Orleans CityBusiness CityBusiness is profiling the companies in the BioChallenge pitch competition. MiniVax is developing a treatment for a deadly fungal pneumonia that affects immunocompromised…


11/15/13

Challenging DNA tests prompt NOLA start-up

November 15, 2013 - New Orleans CityBusiness CityBusiness is profiling the companies in the BioChallenge pitch competition. InnoGenomics Technologies is creating innovative solutions and products to enhance current forensic and…


11/15/13

True-See Systems seeks clear picture for business future

November 15, 2013 - New Orleans CityBusiness CityBusiness is profiling the companies in the BioChallenge pitch competition. TRUE-See Systems is developing a system for calibrating medical digital photos to standardize…


11/15/13

Nanoparticle developer seeks bigger pharmaceutical fish

November 15, 2013 - New Orleans CityBusiness CityBusiness is profiling the companies in the BioChallenge pitch competition. Advano is developing a process for manufacturing nanoparticles for a wide range of…


11/08/13

Theodent wants to package toothpaste closer to NOLA

November 08, 2013 - New Orleans CityBusiness “CEO and President Dr. Arman Sadeghpour said the next step for the company will be to find a partner to build a packaging…


11/07/13

Biotech startups to pitch plans at BioInnovation Center competition

Four companies have been named finalists in the 2013 BioChallenge. These four companies will go on to pitch for over $25,000 in prizes on November 18: - Advano, a nanotechnology…


11/05/13

Be Well Nutrition Wins ‘Greaux GNO’ Business Plan Competition

November 05, 2013 - Silicon Bayou News Be Well Nutrition beat out 8 other startups to take home the top prize of $20,000 in the first annual Greaux GNO business…


11/05/13

Iconic launches in the New Orleans area

November 05, 2013 - Gambit / Best of New Orleans High-protein healthy lifestyle beverage ICONIC has re-launched in Greater New Orleans with two flavors, Chocolate Truffle and Pure Vanilla Bean.