Posts tagged “Startups”

Updated 3:40 p.m. Friday

Cempra's skin antibiotic test data promising; shares soar

​Chapel Hill clinical-stage pharmaceutical company Cempra got a much-needed boost when it lifted the lid on the data for its Phase 3 clinical trial examining the effectiveness of its lead drug candidate, Taksta.

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Updated 9:47 a.m. Friday

CED Life Science presenter profile: Voxelight, creator of Sunscreenr (+ video)

WRAL TechWire and the Council for Entrepreneurial development are partnering to present a series of profiles featuring companies startups and emerging companies participating in the CED's annual Life Science conference. The latest in the series is Raleigh-based Voxelight, creator of Sunscreenr.

8:33 a.m. Friday

CED Life Science presenter profile: RxDataScience

WRAL TechWire and the Council for Entrepreneurial development are partnering to present a series of profiles featuring companies startups and emerging companies participating in the CED's annual Life Science conference. The latest in the series is RxDataScience.

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6:09 a.m. Friday

Durham-based Pappas Ventures seeks $125 million to invest in biotech

Pappas Ventures ​Pappas Ventures, a Durham-based venture capital firm, plans to raise $125 million to invest in biotechnology through a venture capital fund, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

2:30 p.m. Thursday

Digging in: Startups' soil health technologies go to market

Agbiotech  Verdesian Life Sciences and Trace Genomics execs explain how their firms can boost agriculture at an agbio forum.

2:02 p.m. Thursday

The Good Earth: Forum stresses importance of healthy soil

​Earth literally sustains us. Every living thing, plants, animals, and people, depends upon healthy soil to survive. Yet the soil on the world's remaining arable land is rapidly degrading. Proper land management focused on soil health can not only reverse that, it could increase food production, conserve water resources, and help reduce greenhouse gases.

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Updated 1:51 p.m. Thursday

CED Life Science presenter profile: RiboWiz Scientific

WRAL TechWire and the Council for Entrepreneurial development are partnering to present a series of profiles featuring companies startups and emerging companies participating in the CED's annual Life Science conference. The latest in the series is Raleigh startup RiboWiz Scientific.

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Updated 8:55 a.m. Thursday

CED Life Science Conference to showcase Triangle's remarkable success story

Biotech  So much of the deserved media hype about the growing success of the Research Triangle focuses on high tech. Nothing wrong with that. But too often overlooked is the continuing growth of the region's life science industry. And the CED Life Science Conference event next week will showcase that story.

Updated 8:23 a.m. Thursday

Exits of Plastina, Lipson are good news for Triangle - Here's why

The exits of Frank Plastina from Cree after the failed Wolfspeed spinoff and Jesse Lipson from Citrix which had built upon his SharefFile to build a powerful presence in Raleigh will prove to be good news for the Triangle's economy. How so? Well, look at the case of Scot Wingo and Cindy Whitehead.

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8:14 a.m. Thursday

CED Life Science presenter profile: UVision 360

WRAL TechWire and the Council for Entrepreneurial development are partnering to present a series of profiles featuring companies startups and emerging companies participating in the CED's annual Life Science conference. The latest in the series is medical device startup UVision 360 in Raleigh.

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3:26 p.m. Wednesday

CED Life Science presenter profile: Ribometrix

WRAL TechWire and the Council for Entrepreneurial development are partnering to present a series of profiles featuring companies startups and emerging companies participating in the CED's annual Life Science conference. The latest in the series is Ribometrix, which is based in Chapel Hill.

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12:51 p.m. Wednesday

CED Life Science presenter profile: Celldom

WRAL TechWire and the Council for Entrepreneurial development are partnering to present a series of profiles featuring companies startups and emerging companies participating in the CED's annual Life Science conference. The latest in the series is Celldom, biotech pharmaceutical startup in Durham

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Updated 10:12 a.m. Wednesday

CED Life Science presenter profile: BetaBlue

WRAL TechWire and the Council for Entrepreneurial development are partnering to present a series of profiles featuring companies startups and emerging companies participating in the CED's annual Life Science conference. The latest in the series is BetaBlue, a startup based in Graham, N.C., which targets schizophrenia.

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Updated 7:58 a.m. Wednesday

Premium Lock Durham startup iScribes raises $410K in new capital

iScribes offers doctors a mobile app compatible with wearable technology to record patient visits. This enables access to medical documentation offsite through a secure portal.

Updated 7:44 a.m. Wednesday

Jesse Lipson to leave Citrix, plans to launch a new venture

Citrix ShareFile's Jesse Lipson Jesse Lipson, the entrepeneur who started and then sold Sharefile to Citrix Systems where he became a senior executive, plans to leave that company and start a new venture.

7:34 a.m. Wednesday

CED Life Science presenter profile: Lindy Biosciences

WRAL TechWire and the Council for Entrepreneurial development are partnering to present a series of profiles featuring companies startups and emerging companies participating in the CED's annual Life Science conference. The latest in the series is Lindy Biosciences, a drug delivery startup based in Durham.

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Updated 12:04 p.m. Tuesday

Making health data more portable: Validic teams up with Salesforce, unveils data transfer platform

Mobile health data startup Validic is teaming up with customer relationship management trend-setter Salesforce to provide information directly from wearables and other devices as well as health apps directly into CRM and care management platforms. Validic also is demonstrating a platform to securely transfer health data from mobile devices to patient portals.

9:27 a.m. Tuesday

CED Life Science presenter profile: Mapout Learning (+ video)

WRAL TechWire and the Council for Entrepreneurial development are partnering to present a series of profiles featuring companies startups and emerging companies participating in the CED's annual Life Science conference. The latest in the series is Mapout Learning.

7:07 a.m. Tuesday

CED Life Science presenter profile: Baebies, Inc. (+ video)

WRAL TechWire and the Council for Entrepreneurial development are partnering to present a series of profiles featuring companies startups and emerging companies participating in the CED's annual Life Science conference. The latest in the series is Baebies, Inc. from Durham.

6:50 a.m. Tuesday

CED Life Science presenter profile: Adaptive Risk Systems

WRAL TechWire and the Council for Entrepreneurial development are partnering to present a series of profiles featuring companies startups and emerging companies participating in the CED's annual Life Science conference. The latest in the series is Raleigh-based Adaptive Risk Systems.

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