Filtravate Highlighted by New Mexico State University

Filtravate Having licensed a patent-pending technology from New Mexico State University (NMSU), Filtravate went on to refine the technology, building new organic filtration membranes with controlled and tunable pore...

VIC Fellows Spotlight: Michael Gaspar, MD

The VIC Fellows Program provides an opportunity for individuals with relevant expertise and interest to learn how to identify and evaluate promising innovation from global sources. We are pleased to highlight the...

Zebra Analytix Appoints John A. Michalek as CEO

FAYETTEVILLE, AR - Zebra Analytix, Inc.—a VIC Technology Venture Development portfolio company—announced today that John A. Michalek has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer and Board Member to lead the...

Zero Federal Capital Gains Taxes on High-Return Investments

With a new administration comes new perspectives and likely changes in tax policy. President Biden has proposed doubling the rate that wealthy Americans pay on investment capital gains up to 43.4%, a topic that has been...

Solenic Medical Wins Big at the 2021 Texas A&M New Ventures Competition

Solenic Medical participated in the 2021 Texas A&M New Ventures Competition (TNVC) held live at Texas A&M University after being held virtually in 2020. Twenty-one companies were invited to participate May 19-20 for...

Protecting Early Investors in Capital-Intensive Life Science Companies

Angel investors often invest at the seed stage of a company's development. The typically smaller round sizes and lower valuations allow early individual investors to gain a meaningful stake in a given company. However,...

Behind the Curtain | Single Family Offices and ESG Investing with Brian Cork

Brian Patrick Cork is a principal of brian cork COACHING™, which provides client services in business design, strategy development, executive team-building, and financial capital formation. Please tell us a little about...

VIC Announces Additions to Strategic Advisory Board, Bringing Together Industry Veterans to Guide Medical Innovation

VIC adds two life science leaders, bringing additional key insight to the team. VIC Technology Venture Development, which creates and develops high impact life science companies based on technologies exclusively...

Nob Hill Therapeutics Adds Seasoned Life Science Expert Paul Atkins as Executive Chairman

Atkins will bring critical insight into the development and commercialization of inhaled medicines Albuquerque, NM - Southwest-based start-up Nob Hill Therapeutics is pleased to announce that Dr. Paul Atkins has been...

The Accelerating Pace of Life Science Innovation in a (Soon-to-Be) Post-Pandemic World

As discussed in my previous article “Portfolio Diversification During Times of Market Volatility,”[1] one of the few positive outcomes of the worldwide pandemic is the increasing recognition of the power of innovation...

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