The University of Iowa will refocus the scope of the Office of the Vice President for Research (VPR) when it hires a new vice president, shifting the role of economic development elsewhere within the university.
In 2014, Chris Stewart left a stable job to start a company based on bitcoin, the controversial cryptocurrency many predicted would disappear. But bitcoin has survived, and this summer Stewart hopes to finish building the software for his company, Suredbits, which will provide affordable, real-time bitcoin data to small businesses.
Children with autism twice as likely to suffer from food allergies as children who do not have the disease
IowaMADE sells surgical devices developed and designed by UI faculty and students.