Inventions for a Better World
Bringing together the University of Arizona community and local and regional ecosystems, we're making a better world by moving inventions stemming from university research and technological innovation into the marketplace where they can create lasting social and economic impact.
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Startup targets .1% of human genetics for personalized, precision-based therapies
Adam Grant, while a UArizona doctoral student, developed a system that, based on a patient's set of symptoms, can be used to figure out the probability that they have a given disease, and even determine the ideal treatment option. The technology is now the foundation of a startup that is taking it forward.
Faculty Startup Acquired for Predictive AI and Machine Learning Capabilities
A startup that grew out of innovations developed at the NSF Center for Cloud and Autonomic Computing has been acquired by LOCH Technologies. Avirtek’s autonomic cybersecurity technology has benefitted from over $10 million in SBIR and STTR funding.