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Posts tagged “Universities”

Updated October 6

How data crunched, visualized at UNC became a powerful tool in Ebola fight

Local Emmy-winning journalist turned professor, Steven King, was the first call of friend and former colleague Ken Harper of the Newhouse Center for Global Engagement at Syracuse University. Harper was asked by a colleague in Liberia to design a tool to combat the deadly disease's spread. King, a professor at UNC, responded with a website visualizing Ebola-related data. ExitEvent's Amy Huffman has the details.

Tracking Ebola in Liberia Tracking Ebola in Liberia

October 6

In review: Your 59 WRAL TechWire headlines from last week

Week in review Some local websites run one or two tech stories per day. Others a few more but mixed with a variety of business news. At WRAL TechWire, tech and life science make up the menu with more than 50 stories published over the last five business days. Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week.

October 6

Making some news? Share it with WRAL TechWire

Contribute to WRALTechWire WRALTechWire is continuously expanding its content lineup, and we want you to participate. We are looking for news and analysis about all things tech and life science from people who know their business.

October 3

Durham biotech startup Sentilus is sold to Georgia company

Biotech Sentilus, a two-year-old Durham biotech company, has been purchased by a Georgia blood testing company run by the son of a former Durham mayor.

October 2

#WTWTrends for Thursday: Lenovo, Durham, startups, bluegrass, missing banjo trending in the Triangle

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 as curated by @WRALTechWire.

Updated October 2

Premium Lock Enough with 'tastes like chicken' jokes: Durham firm is serious about feeding world

For more than 15 years, the father-son team that created technology which help turn chicken feathers into chicken feed have heard all the chicken jokes there are. You know, turning chicken droppings into ... well, whatever. But BRI International is serious about feeding the world, and a new product as well as a new distributor program just help make that dream a reality. Oh, BRI also is hiring. WRAL TechWire Insiders get the exclusive story.

September 30

Premium Lock GSK pledges $5M for startups; UNC, Duke scientists land grants for BRAIN Initiative

President Obama's BRAIN Initiative - Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies - second year kickoff includes three RTP connections: Funding from GlaxoSmithKline and research grants for teams at UNC-Chapel Hill as well as Duke.

An NIH look at the brain  An NIH look at the brain

September 29

Premium Lock Duke spin-off Regado Biosciences cuts workforce - again

Regado The termination of clinical trials of its blood clotting drug REGULATE-PCI in July coupled with struggling stock prices prompts the company to rethink its strategic direction.

September 29

Premium Lock Trending this weekend: #WTWTrends, Bash and Shellshock, NCSUvsFSU and more

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news from this past weekend as curated by @WRALTechWire.

September 29

Premium Lock Your 56 WRAL TechWire headlines from last week

Week in review Some local websites run one or two tech stories per day. Others a few more but mixed with a variety of business news. At WRAL TechWire, tech and life science make up the menu with more than 50 stories published over the last five business days. Here's a look back at technology, life science and other related news as reported in WRAL TechWire last week.

September 24

Premium Lock #WTWTrends for Wednesday: Duke entrepreneurs, Sageworks, Cisco layoffs and wind power get attention

Trending in the Triangle Trending in the Triangle: Get the pulse of technology in the Triangle with the best in local technology, venture, biotech, and life science news on Wednesday as curated by @WRALTechWire.

September 24

Premium Lock Duke's grand entrepreneurship experiment (and its 16 test subjects)

A few weeks ago, I entered a classroom filled with a very unlikely group of Duke students. There were intellectuals pursuing vastly different interests--Pratt School of Engineering students, literature enthusiasts, Econ stars, global health/political science double majors. But even though the textbooks we carried couldn't have been more dissimilar, we gathered for one singular purpose: how can we further Duke's mission of knowledge in the service of society, and how will the new Innovation and Entrepreneurship (I&E) Certificate help us do that?

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September 23

Premium Lock Networking advice: Why you want biotechies to come to your parties

Ricky Spreo Why do you want biotech industry representatives at your networking event? Ricky Spero, co-founder and VP of Product Development at Rheomics, offers his thoughts in a post written for ExitEvent.

September 22

Premium Lock First-person: I skipped law school and a publishing career to start a company

Suzanne Matthews, a correspondent for ExitEvent, writes about reaching her decision to become an entrepreneur and launch a company. "The universe said I was there to discover my dream," she writes after signing up for a class on entrepreneurship at N.C. State.

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September 22

Premium Lock Have news? Views? Share them with WRAL TechWire

Contribute to WRALTechWire WRALTechWire is continuously expanding its content lineup, and we want you to participate. We are looking for news and analysis about all things tech and life science from people who know their business.

September 12

Premium Lock UNC team gives Liberia boost in Ebola fight with website

A team of students and volunteers led by a UNC journalism professor is rendering aid to Liberia in that country's fight against Ebola with a new website designed to better coordinate the battle.

Tracking Ebola in Liberia Tracking Ebola in Liberia

September 11

Premium Lock Agriculture, biotech leaders to gather at NCSU for food 'summit'

AgBiotech Summit Food and agricultural experts from around the nation will join North Carolina peers at the McKimmon Conference Center in Raleigh Nov. 18 and 19 for a wide-ranging discussion of technologies and policies affecting food production.

September 10

Premium Lock Liquidia's spin-out cycle 2: Another new venture is born

Liquidia, itself spun out of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2004 by superstar scientists Joe DeSimone and Ed Samulski, has "re-spun" its second new pharmaceutical company, this one to specifically target yet-undisclosed "oral health conditions."

The PRINT platform The PRINT platform

Updated September 9

Premium Lock UNC-Wilmington, two Charlotte 'accelerators' land $50,000 federal grants

Innovation Most media attention and venture funding in North Carolina goes to tech and life science firms in the Triangle. But a new round of grants from the U.S. Small Business Administration shows the growing muscle of entrepreneurial communities in Wilmington and Charlotte.

September 8

Premium Lock Bullish beachside businesses beckon in Wilmington

Coastal Connect Entrepreneur and Capital Conference A day in Wilmington at the Coastal Connect Entrepreneur and Capital Conference revealed some pretty interesting, headline-grabbing young companies. Though I met some of these entrepreneurs during a visit in March, I'm struck again by the diversity of ideas in Wilmington and the national traction and attention these companies have received despite their small beach town digs.

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