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  • December 16, 2013
    Firm with UI ties secures capital commitment: Gene-therapy company Spark Therapeutics obtains $50 million

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  • December 9, 2013
    Coronado Biosciences Announces IND Submission for TSO for the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Chronic Plaque Psoriasis

    Coronado Biosciences
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  • October 28, 2013
    VIDA Diagnostics Releases Next Generation Software for Distributed Viewing and Workflow Enhancements

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  • October 22, 2013
    Spark Therapeutics Launched with $50 Million in Financing to Advance Late- and Mid-Stage Gene Therapy Programs with Clinical Proof of Concept

    Spark Therapeutics Press Release - Philadelphia Business Journal
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  • August 6, 2013
    VIDA Diagnostics Takes Guesswork out of Lung Treatment

    Corridor Business Journal
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  • July 18, 2013
    Companies with UI Ties Win State Funding

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  • June 21, 2013
    Economic Development Board Approves Financial Assistance for 13 Companies

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  • May 6, 2013
    Fully Automated Diagnostic Device Receives CE Certification; IDx LLC Planning For Rollout Across Europe

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  • May 1, 2013
    Iowa Innovation Corporation Awards First SBIR/STTR Assistance Program Award to NanoMedTrix, LLC.

    Iowa Innovation Corporation
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  • April 30, 2013

    UI Entrepreneurs and Inventors Recognized at Inaugural Hawkeye Innovation Summit


    John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center

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  • April 19, 2013

    Ankle Device Conceived at UI Goes to Market


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  • April 11, 2013
    Coronado Biosciences Announces Sale of Common Stock in Its At-the-Market Public Offering

    Coronado Biosciences
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  • April 11, 2013
    Covidien, VIDA Diagnostics Launch Lung Disease Treatment Partnership

    Boston Business Journal
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  • March 7, 2013
    UI, ISU Offer Exclusive Research Licensing Option to Industry

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  • February 25, 2013
    Coronado Biosciences Announces Initiation of Investigator-Initiated Study Evaluating TSO in Psoriasis

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  • February 19, 2013
    BioGenerator's investment means Tansna Therapeutics will move to St. Louis

    St. Louis Business Journal
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  • February 18, 2013
    The Technology Association of Iowa and LWBJ Financial Announce 2013 Prometheus Award Finalists

    Technology Association of Iowa
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  • January 17, 2013
    Emergent BioSolutions Initiates Phase 2 Clinical Trial for Next Generation Anthrax Vaccine NuThrax

    Emergent BioSolutions
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Issued Patents in 2012 - 2013

US 8,618,352 (December 31, 2013)
Transgenic Porcine Models of Cystic Fibrosis

US 8,616,702 (December 31, 2013)
Hybrid Laser Ophthalmoscope

US 8,577,822 (November 5, 2013)
Data-driven Approach to Modeling Sensors wherein Optimal Time Delays are Determined for a First Set of Predictors and Stored as a Second Set of Predictors

US 8,571,278 (October 29, 2013)
System and Methods for Multi-object Multi-surface Segmentation

US 8,524,881 (September 3, 2013)
Reduction of Off-target RNA Interference Toxicity

US 8,524,879 (September 3, 2013)
RNA Interference Suppresion of Neurodegenerative Diseases and Methods of Use Thereof

US 8,503,057 (September 3, 2013)
Systems and Methods for Microwave Tomography

US 8,503,057 (August 6, 2013)
Electrically-tunable Optical Devices

US 8,487,088 (July 16, 2013)
RNA Interference Suppression of Neurodegenerative Diseases and Methods of Use Thereof

US 8,481,710 (July 9, 2013)
RNA Interference Suppression of Neurodegenerative Diseases and Methods of Use Thereof

US 8,440,656 (May 14, 2013)
Methods of Treating Pulmonary Diseases and Disorders by Modulating Calcium/Calmodulin Dependent Protein Kinase II Activity

US 8,358,819 (January 22, 2013)
System and Methods for Image Segmentation in N-dimensional Space

US 8,343,911 (January 1, 2013)
Methods of Inhibiting and Treating Bacterial Biofilms by Metal Chelators

US 8,328,933 (December 11, 2012)
Apparatus and Semiconductor Co-crystal

US 8,329,890 (December 11, 2012)
SiRNA-Mediated Gene Silencing

US 8,309,738 (November 13, 2012)
Methods for The Preparation of Thiazolidinethione Indene-based Chiral Auxiliaries

US 8,299,215 (October 30, 2012)
Methods and Compositions for Treating Brain Diseases

US 8,282,918 (October 9, 2012)
Polynucleotides Encoding RPA4/RPA32 Hybrid Polypeptides

US 8,268,778 (September 18, 2012)
Flavivirus NS5A Proteins for the Treatment of HIV

US 8,258,286 (September 4, 2012)
Reduction of Off-target RNA Interference Toxicity

US 8,241,622 (August 14, 2012)
Adeno-associated Virus Vectors with Intravector Heterologous Terminal Palindromic Sequences

US 8,238,457 (August 7, 2012)
Method and System for Optimal Bitloading in Communication and Data Compression Systems

US 8,232,257 (July 31, 2012)
RNA Interference Mediated Inactivation of Hepatitis B Virus in a Subject

US 8,231,988 (July 31, 2012)
Batteries and Battery Components with Magnetically Modified Manganese Dioxide

US 8,227,635 (July 24, 2012)
Apparatus and Method for Carrying out Multiple Reactions

US 8,227,592 (July 24, 2012)
Alternative Export Pathways for Vector Expressed RNA Interference

US 8,227,134 (July 24, 2012)
Self-hydrating Membrane Electrode Assemblies for Fuel cells

US 8,204,565 (June 19, 2012)
Reagentless Optical Analyte Detection System

US 8,197,911 (June 12, 2012)
Method of Applying Polymer Coating to a Substrate

US RE43,472 E (June 12, 2012)
Tropomyosin Isoforms, and Diagnostic and Therapeutic Uses Therefor

US 8,189,885 (May 29, 2012)
Apparatus and Method for Computing Regional Statistical Distribution over a Mean Anatomic Space

US 8,137,682 (March 20, 2012)
Isolated Complexes of Covalently Cross-linked Endotoxin and Modified MD-2

US 8,124,518 (February 28, 2012)
Semiconductor Heterostructure Nanowire Devices

US 8,119,776 (February 21, 2012)
Increasing Functional Glycosylation of Alpha-dystroglycan in the Treatment

US 8,097,260 (January 17, 2012)
Lipid a Deficient Mutants of Neisseria Meningitidis

US 8,090,431 (January 3, 2012)
Systems and Methods for Bioluminescent Computed Tomographic Reconstruction

US 8,088,579 (January 3, 2012)
Complement Factor H for Diagnosis of Age-related Macular Degeneration

US 8,088,396 (January 3, 2012)
Isolated Complexes of Endotoxin and Modified MD-2

US 8,080,206 (December 20, 2011)
Multicomponent Analysis of Volatile Organic Compositions in Vapor Samples

US 8,073,210 (December 6, 2011)
Methods of Smoothing Segmented Regions and Related Devices

US 8,058,249 (November 15, 2011)
Immunostimulatory Nucleic Acid Molecules

US 8,017,396 (September 13, 2011)
Cellulose Based Heart Valve Prosthesis

US 8,012,466 (September 6, 2011)
Immunogenic Compositions for Activating γδT Cells

US 8,012,683 (September 6, 2011)
Variants in Complement Regulatory Genes Predict Age-related Macular Degeneration

US 7,995,810 (August 9, 2011)
System and Methods for Image Segmentation in N-Dimensional Space

US 7,960,715 (June 14, 2011)
Semiconductor Heterostructure Nanowire Devices

US 7,951,880 (May 31, 2011)
Compositions for Breast Implant Filling and Methods of Use

US 7,951,781 (May 31, 2011)
Methods and Compositions Related to Plunc Surfactant Polypeptides

US 7,951,531 (May 31, 2011)
Flavivirus NS5A Proteins for the Treatment of HIV

US 7,951,979 (May 31, 2011)
2,4,6-Trisubstituted Phenols Having Anesthetic Properties

US 7,947,479 (May 24, 2011)
Bardet-Biedl Susceptibility Gene and Uses Thereof

December 28, 2010
US 7,858,062 "Synthesis and Use of Nanocrystalline Zeolites"

September 14, 2010
US 7,795,380 "Compositions and Methods for Necleic Acid Delivery"

August 10, 2010
7,786,088 "Targeting Vector to the Urokinase Plasminogen Activator Receptor"

June 29, 2010
US 7,745,023 "Structured Material for the Production of Hydrogen"

June 22, 2010
US 7,741,469 "Compositions for Treating Hearing Loss and Methods of Use Thereof"

May 25, 2010
US 7,723,036 "Assessing Response to Anti-CD20 Therapy by Genotyping C1q Components"

May 18, 2010
US 7,719,070 "Non-magnetic Semiconductor Spin Transistor"

April 27, 2010
US 7,705,191 "Hydrofluoroalkyl Phenols Having Anesthetic Properties"

March 16, 2010
US 7,678,946 "2,4,6,-Trisubstituted Having Anesthetic Properties"

February 23, 2010
US 7,667,995 "Teleportation System for Electronic Many-Qubit States Using Individual Photons"

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