10/23/13

Move Over MIT: Tulane BioMed Students Win ASAIO First Annual Student Design Competition

October 23, 2013 -Silicon Bayou News Tulane biomedical engineering students recently won the top prize in a national medical device design competition for their improved endotrachael tube, which the team…


10/14/13

New Orleans BioInnovation Center holding conference and contest for biotech start-ups in November

October 14, 2013 - The Times-Picayune / Nola.com “The New Orleans BioInnovation Center incubator for biosciences companies has opened registrations for an entrepreneurship conference taking place November 18-20 and an…


10/11/13

Entrepreneurship panel traces recent flourishing of start-ups in New Orleans, need to keep it going

October 11, 2013 - The Times-Picayune / Nola.com NOBIC President Aaron Miscenich spoke during a panel discussion on entrepreneurship in New Orleans during an event called A Taste of New…


10/09/13

Health 2.0 New Orleans Co-Founder Wins $100K at Developer Challenge

October 09, 2013 - Silicon Bayou News New Orleans-based Rebar Interactive partnered with Omniscience Mobile on an app for ADHD teens and young adults that won the top prize of…


10/06/13

It’s Time To Rediscover The IUD, Women’s Health Advocates Say

October 06, 2013 - NPR NPR features Bioceptive while taking a look at intrauterine devices, their efficacy, and what it would take to boost usage of the devices in the…


08/30/13

New Orleans start-up seeks to simplify birth control, attracts investors, grants

August 30, 2013 - The Times-Picayune / Nola.com A brief history of Bioceptive’s development and recent progress, including a $1.1 million investment round and a $250,000 product development grant from…


08/28/13

Incubators strive to fuel NOLA startup scene

New Orleans CityBusiness NOBIC president Aaron Miscenich and other local incubator directors discuss the structure and financing of technology business incubators.


08/01/13

Pharmaceutical startups call for investor patience

August 01, 2013 - New Orleans CityBusiness Drug development is a very long and complex process, and it presents some unique obstacles to emerging startups. In this article, MiniVax and…


07/18/13

BioFund reaches $1 million in small business loans for Hurricane Katrina-impacted parishes

July 18, 2013 - The Times-Picayune / Nola.com The New Orleans BioFund has loaned more than $1 million to local entrepreneurs since late 2012. Loans have supported businesses as diverse…


07/11/13

APMT Awarded National Science Foundation Grant

July 11, 2013 - Silicon Bayou News Tulane spin-out company Advanced Polymer Monitoring Technologies has been awarded an SBIR grant to demonstrate the feasibility of their technology to monitor and…