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Acumen Detection worked with researchers at Cornell University to develop innovative assays and incorporate Real-Time PCR for detection that is specific, sensitive and rapid. They also introduced the Acu-POLARIS (Portable Onsite Laboratory And Rapid Identification System), empowering producers to make faster, more informed management decisions.
AGTC uses Carbon Nanotubes to efficiently transfect cells with genetic material with high viability for biological research and cell therapy.
Lens Reviewer: optical imaging system for cataract disease
AptaMatrix, Inc. is a biotechnology firm leveraging next-gen sequencing technology to accelerate aptamer discovery. Aptamers are non-coding nucleic acid molecules that have the ability to bind to protein targets will high affinity and specificity. Aptamers are the nucleic acid equivalent of monoclonal antibodies, are viable as therapeutic agents and for detection/diagnostic applications.
ARX Sciences develops diagnostic products focused on infectious disease and autoimmune disorders.
The goal at Ascribe BioScience is to commercialize small molecules isolated from plant parasitic nematodes as plant biostimulants to control a range of economically important crop diseases. The science behind our product is published in a Nature paper available here: www.nature.com/articles/ncomms8795.
Bactana’s microbiome discovery platform enables development of products and therapeutics through the use of recent advances in molecular and DNA sequencing methods used to study microbial ecology.
CMTx Biotech is commercializing proprietary small-molecules for the treatment of rare, orphan diseases to improve critical patient outcomes.
CNYBAC incubates and accelerates university-industry partnerships that discover, design, develop, and deploy innovative products for the bioscience marketplace.
Cormac Life Sciences, LLC (CLS) is a Veterans Affairs and New York State certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) delivering life sciences research and support services. CLS provides expertise across a range of biopreparedness disciplines to include biosurveillance, basic and translational sciences, clinical research, and essential support services such as quality assurance, regulatory affairs services and grants management. CLS is led by physician-scientists, technology executives and health care business development experts with established connections across government, industry and academia. CLS’ mission is to support global health security and biopreparedness objectives. CLS is committed to providing innovative, agile, and client-centered solutions with a focus on New York State and U.S. Government clients.
Dimensional Energy is developing a platform for photochemistry to produce environmentally responsible polymers and chemical intermediaries for industrial partners.
DUB Biologics is an early stage company developing a therapeutic to address fibrotic diseases. Their novel self-delivering siRNA has demonstrated preclinical efficacy in corneal scarring--a model tissue for the study of fibrosis.
With over 1.5 million global citizens affected by corneal blindness, their goal is to provide a sustainable equitable solution.
Dynamic Boundaries is a biotechnology company developing a safe and cost-effective injectable treatment for osteoarthritis that provides lasting protection against further joint damage.
Ecolectro is a chemical company that develops and manufactures enhanced specialty polymers for clean energy, chemical and water applications. The company holds exclusive license and patents to a group of novel polymers developed at Cornell University that possess high mechanical strength, high anionic conductivity and high chemical stability. Their innovative technology represents a significant advance in materials science with multiple industrial uses.
EDI is an integrated drug discovery and development accelerator located in upstate New York, formed as an equal partnership between the University at Buffalo, the University of Rochester, and Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center.
The organization represents a nimble and transformative approach to the creation of new medicines, working at the interface between basic academic research, fundamental academic discoveries and the pharmaceutical industry. By coupling scientific innovation, pharmaceutical industry expertise and funding, EDI's mission is to facilitate the efficient transformation of fundamental scientific discoveries into important new medicines for commercialization.
EndoGlow designs and distributes a line of medical devices that integrates Tissue Reveal Technology™ into surgical and medical procedures. Tissue Reveal Technology™ allows the medical team to visualize critical anatomy, appraise relative tissue depth and evaluate subsurface pathology. EndoGlow’s medical devices fluoresce under near infrared imaging which provides enhanced visualization and medical efficiency when it is most needed.
Esper Biosciences Inc. is an early-stage biotechnology company developing a nanoscale sensor for high-speed DNA sequencing. The company aims to reduce the cost of sequencing to broaden its range of targetable applications, especially in the area of medical diagnostics, where low-cost DNA sequencing offers the potential to replace many tests for individual biomarkers with a single test for many biomarkers.
Ichor Life Sciences, Inc. is a biotech and pharmaceutical company specializing in contract research, startup portfolio development, and integrated drug discovery. Ichor's expertise covers early discovery to clinical trials, serving corporations, institutions, and individuals with flexible engagement options. Provided contract services include discovery (biophysics, structural biology, high content imaging), pharmacology, and full-service clinical trials. Ichor's venture arm develops its own portfolio companies and invests in companies targeting aging-related therapeutic assets.
Ionica Sciences has developed a new technology platform to meet urgent needs for a variety of clinical diagnostics such as Lyme disease, COVID, mosquito-borne diseases and STIs.
iuvo BioScience is a contact R&D and ethylene oxide sterilization provider for the medical device and pharmaceutical industries. Services provided: analytical chemistry, microbiology, cytotoeicology, in-vitro vin-vino toxicology, consulting/regulating, PM, Quality.
Caring for the world, one person at a time, inspires and unites the people of Johnson & Johnson. They embrace innovation - bringing ideas, products and services to life to advance the health and well-being of people around the world. They believe in collaboration, and that has led to breakthrough after breakthrough, from medical miracles that have changed lives, to the simple consumer products that make every day a little better. Johnson & Johnson has over 125,000 employess in 60 countries and they are united in a common mission: to help people everywhere live longer, healthier, happier lives.
LOTTE BIOLOGICS was established in 2022, and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea. The company entered the pharmaceutical industry as a CDMO company with the acquisition of Bristol-Myers Squibb’s Syracuse manufacturing site.
By providing innovative medicines to patients, LOTTE BIOLOGICS aims to become a Global Top 10 CDMO company in the biopharmaceutical industry.
As one of the top-5 corporations in Korea, LOTTE has various business units, including petro/fine chemicals, food, retail, hotels, electronics, construction, and IT. LOTTE creates a sustainable future by continuously seeking out innovation and taking on new challenges in over 30 countries around the world, including the US and Europe.
NextCorps is a group of entrepreneurs, advisors, venture capitalists and staff committed to creating the next generation of world-changing Rochester technology companies. Headquartered in iconic Sibley Square, NextCorps provides a space designed for collaboration and “creative collisions” along with the meeting, lab and fabrication resources that your startup will need to thrive.
Based on a recent survey, hospital executives said finding cost savings to meet their current-year objectives is their top challenge.
The supply chain—more specifically, inventory and order management processes—is one place to find those savings. A study from the International Journal of Supply Chain Management shows that inventory and order management costs account for 61 percent of total supply chain costs (or $61 million per year for a typical large healthcare provider).
At ORLink, they know all hospitals want to control their surgical inventory spend. But the monster under the bed is the surgical preference card. So they set out to build a tools set to help control time, tools and materials.
The concept started when their founder, Dr Wayne Colin moved his preference cards from one hospital to another. During the resulting time and hassle he realized that the problem was the preference card itself. And he set out to do something about it.
Pharmaceutical manufacturing/quality monitoring
Prescription Control Systems seeks to reduce the number of patients addicted to prescription narcotics by having pharmacies fill prescriptions in a portable device which dispenses the drugs only at the rate designated by the prescribing doctor.
At Regeneron employees work every day to bring innovative thinking to the challenge of discovering and developing new medicines. Regeneron’s pursuit has one singular intent: to improve therapeutic outcomes for patients.
Repair Biotechnologies is a late preclinical-stage biotech company developing several first-in-class therapies based on their Cholesterol Degrading Platform (CDP), an innovative approach to treating the cause of medical conditions that arise due to localized accumulations of excess cholesterol.
Repairogen is a breakthrough in skin repair that will improve the appearance and health of your skin.
Sanabit is a breakthrough technology that uses magnetic fields to boost productivity of the cell, resulting in healthier tissue. They make non-invasive, non-chemical products that help wounds heal faster by stimulating the body's natural mechanisms. SANABIT is focused on translating this early breakthrough research into a beta product that will be attractive for a large range of medical applications. Reducing the time a patients spends in the hospital has significant implications for hospital efficiency, patient satisfaction, and cost.
Sanatela Matrix is an advanced biomaterial tissue that promises to profoundly improve the screening of new and existing treatments against deadly cancer stem cells. The product revolutionizes the way cancer treatments are developed and targeted for individual patients.
TrialJourney is a trusted patient community for people to discover clinical trials as a care option and rate their experience. We help patients connect with research centers and other patients in their community by providing ratings and reviews. Find out who to talk to, where to go and what people really think about participating in a clinical trial by searching on TrialJourney.
Zetagen Therapeutics Inc., is an early stage regenerative medicine company that is creating bone regeneration solutions for a number of high volume clinical applications for use by orthopedic surgeons. Based on technology developed at SUNY-Upstate Medical University, Zetagen's product addresses the large unmet need for devices that promote safe and robust bone growth in the $4B bone regeneration market. The Zetagen bone regeneration device grows bone by activating a novel molecular pathway in mesenchymal stem cells. The serendipitous discovery of this pathway has led to the commercialization by Zetagen of the first-ever, small molecule-based osteo-inductive technology. As opposed to other products on the market that contain biologic growth
factors, which have declined in use precipitously due to high cancer risk and other side effects, Zetagen's solution is more effective at growing bone, has a unique safety profile, and is significantly less costly to manufacture.
Optimizing enzyme immobilization to create unique, sustainable and responsible processes for high performance biocatalysis.