Moleculera Labs Inc. has received renewal of Commission on Office Laboratories Accreditation certification.
By Scott Meacham Copyright © 2015 The Oklahoma Publishing Co. There are 253 million cars and trucks on U.S. roads. The average age of those cars is 11.4 years. Most of us intend to keep our vehicles in good operating condition, and manufacturers have built in more and more monitoring systems to help. Cars andRead more
From Staff Reports Copyright © 2015 The Oklahoma Publishing Co. i2E Inc. and Accele Venture Partners recently closed a $600,000 follow-on investment in Synereca Pharmaceuticals, a portfolio company of Accele Biopharma, an Oklahoma City-based biotechnology accelerator. With the most recent investment, Synereca has now received $2.5 million in funding to support its development of compoundsRead more
By Robert Evatt Copyright © 2015 BH Media Group Holdings, Inc. Natalie Cagle and her husband, Chad Cagle, are committed to staying fit. “I’m a triathlete raised by a triathlete, and my husband is a cyclist,” she said. “Training, for us, is a lifestyle, and travel can disrupt that.” Their pet peeve happened, yet again,Read more
By Scott Meacham Copyright © 2015 The Oklahoma Publishing Co. Angel investors are those critical investors who invest at the very earliest stage in start-ups. Recently, Marianne Hudson, executive director of the Angel Capital Association (ACA), came to Oklahoma to share the ACA’s perspective on current trends in angel investing. SeedStep Angels, which is managedRead more
By Casey Smith Copyright © 2015 BH Media Group Holdings, Inc. CATOOSA — Word Industries Fabrication LLC, a company that President and CEO Tom Word affectionately refers to as a “restart,” is now operating out of the Tulsa Port of Catoosa and is the focus of big plans for growth. The company produces prefabricated pipingRead more
By Scott Meacham Copyright © 2015 The Oklahoma Publishing Co. Dirk Spiers, president of Spiers New Technologies Inc., has a compelling vision for Oklahoma. Spiers’ new company performs battery life cycle management of advanced battery storage packs. Working with electric car manufacturers, Spiers New Technologies grades and remanufactures used high-performance batteries. The company remanufactures theRead more
By Scott Meacham Copyright © 2015 The Oklahoma Publishing Co. Creating a startup in bioscience is different than creating a startup in any other industry. For starters, the research and invention can take years. Last week I wrote about Biolytx, an Oklahoma startup that is on a track to concluding clinical testing. It’s taken threeRead more
By TJ Juskiewicz Courtesy of RAGBRAI RAGBRAI announced today its partnership with ICEdot to provide emergency identification and notification services to this year’s participants. Now in its 43rd year, the week-long bicycle touring event will offer riders the ability to register with ICEdot, allowing first-responders to access specific information for each individual and even notifyRead more
By Scott Meacham Copyright © 2015 The Oklahoma Publishing Co. Discovering and bringing a new drug to market is not for the faint of heart. But when the challenge is as big as fighting antibiotic-resistant bacteria, and the scientist is as intrepid as Dr. Anne Pereira, amazing results can prevail. Dr. Pereira, the scientific founderRead more
I must admit to being somewhat of a numbers nerd. I think numbers always tell a story whether they be a company’s financial statement or a state budget. I also believe in the old saying, “Put your money where your mouth is.”
An electrical engineer from MIT who has been involved in entrepreneurial ventures for 15-plus years, Dave King started Exaptive in 2011. The first step toward proving Exaptive’s technology was to help customers analyze and mine data.
Farjo is chief operating officer of both EyeCRO and Charlesson, which are involved in research to advance treatments for eye disease such as age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and ocular inflammation.
i2E Inc. recently led a $1.825 million investment in Oklahoma City-based Exaptive, Inc., whose software platform helps data scientists, software developers and researchers collaborate and experiment with data and analysis techniques.
i2E, Inc. recently led a $1.825 million investment in Oklahoma City-based Exaptive, Inc., a company whose software platform enables collaboration between data scientists, software developers and researchers.
A representative from the Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation in Ardmore is attending the 2015 international convention of Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) to promote that organization’s work in agriculture.
By mid-day on Tuesday, people from China, Texas, Japan and New Mexico had met with Justin Briggs from Oklahoma City’s Accele BioPharma Inc., at the 2015 international convention of the Biotechnology Industry Organization .
When you finally do start asking the “hard questions,” you find out that you’ve created a solution that the market doesn’t want to buy or won’t pay what you need to earn a decent return on your time and investment.