11/12/17

Compliance Partners Forms National Collaboration to Support Rural and Community Health Centers

Local healthcare services firm Compliance Partners has formed a partnership with the National Rural Health Association (NRHA), the leading U.S. association focused on improving access and equity for more than…


11/08/17

Digital Health Startup RDnote Wins Top Prizes in 2017 BioChallenge

Digital health startup RDnote won the 2017 BioChallenge pitch competition, the Center's annual business challenge for Louisiana life science startups. Four companies pitched in the finals at the Joy Theater,…


10/30/17

Gambit 40 Under 40 Honors the Center’s David Bode and Other Local Biotech Partners

We're proud to announce that the Center's Director of Technology Commercialization, David Bode, has been named to The Gambit's annual 40 Under 40. He was honored for his work with…


10/11/17

Unveiling the Four BioChallenge Competition Finalists

The Center is excited to announce the four Louisiana life sciences startups selected to compete in the 2017 BioChallenge pitch competition on November 8 -- read on to meet them:…


10/05/17

Fluence Analytics Launches ARGEN Protein Monitoring Platform

Tulane spin-out and client startup Fluence Analytics, a manufacturer of realtime, industrial and laboratory monitoring systems, has launched ARGEN, a patented protein and polymer stability monitoring product. By utilizing continuous light scattering…


10/01/17

Announcing the First Ever Innovation Louisiana Day of Service

Join us in supporting the next generation of STEM innovators in New Orleans! New this year, the BioInnovation Center is offering a Day of Service at New Orleans Charter Science &…


09/21/17

AxoSim Receives $1.7M Grant from the National Institutes of Health

Tenant startup AxoSim has been awarded a two year NIH Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) grant for $1,770,000 to advance their nerve-on-a-chip technology for predictive preclinical drug testing. AxoSim is developing clinically relevant models…


09/20/17

AAAneurysm Outreach Expands Screenings Around the Country

Non-profit tenant organization AAAneurysm Outreach continues to expand its reach across the U.S., with two free screenings set in October in Connecticut and Chicago. Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is the 13th leading…


09/13/17

ICONIC Protein Closes $8 Million Funding Round

Innovative beverage startup ICONIC Protein has added several industry experts to the company's board and raised $8 million to expand staff, retail sales, and product offerings. The startup, which launched…


09/05/17

LaCell LLC Launches Spinout Startup Obatala Sciences

Founded by experienced biotech entrepreneurs, tenant company LaCell produces research products for academic and biotech investigators nationwide. The team aims to facilitate the translation and development of adipose-derived stem cells as regenerative…