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Eller team developing a gaming headband for the hearing-impaired. From the left: Max Santamaria, Hannah Simons, Vinith Nair, Lily Andress, and Mark Fariello (Not pictured: Taylor Reusser). Photo courtesy of Max Santamaria.

Eller team developing a gaming headband for the hearing-impaired. From the left: Max Santamaria, Hannah Simons, Vinith Nair, Lily Andress, and Mark Fariello (Not pictured: Taylor Reusser). Photo courtesy of Max Santamaria.

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Tech Launch Arizona’s second Student Innovation Challenge has selected five student teams for funding to prototype inventions for commercialization.

Woman in a lab with the text, "100+ Startups"
Monday, November 16, 2020

Read about our metrics, a record number of startups, how we're engaging students, our efforts to increase diversity and inclusion and more. Visit the TLA Annual Report online.

Dr. Scott Sherman. Photo courtesy of University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

Dr. Scott Sherman. Photo courtesy of University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

Monday, November 9, 2020

UArizona researchers have developed a method of using ketamine in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease. The discovery has been licensed to Pharmather Inc., for development and commercialization.

 Iman Daryaei, Ph.D.

Iman Daryaei, Ph.D. Photo credit: Paul Tumarkin/Tech Launch Arizona

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

The University of Arizona has developed a new chemical process for radio-labeling PET contrast agents that has now been licensed to startup TheraCea Pharma.

Check out the I-Squared Awards and Expo online.
Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Along with honoring the awardees, the online commemorative website profiles nine innovative university research teams and the inventions and startups they are working to bring to the world.

The test system implementation at the UArizona Biosphere2.

The test system implementation at the UArizona Biosphere2. Photo: David Vili

Friday, September 25, 2020

The high-efficiency photovoltaic system licensed by Gen3 captures more heat and energy than currently available solar panels.

Old Main, University of Arizona
Wednesday, August 12, 2020

The NAI has named four distinguished faculty members with the honor, highlighting their commitment to scientific discovery and improving the human condition. 

Student innovator Analisa del Grosso, who targets developing an anti-obesity dog food, and her dog Angel. Courtesy of Analisa del Grosso.

Student innovator Analisa del Grosso, who targets developing an anti-obesity dog food, and her dog Angel. Courtesy of Analisa del Grosso.

Monday, August 3, 2020

Tech Launch Arizona funds UArizona student innovation to develop solutions for the marketplace.

Schwiegerling post surgery. Courtesy of James Schwiegerling

Schwiegerling post surgery. Courtesy of James Schwiegerling

Monday, July 27, 2020

The technology has been licensed to a global medical company and is used by half a million people worldwide, including the inventor himself.

Left to right: Chris Hessenius and Mahmoud Fallahi in the lab with the tunable laser they invented, now licensed to startup Wavelength Unlimited Technologies. Photo: Paul Tumarkin/Tech Launch Arizona

Left to right: Chris Hessenius and Mahmoud Fallahi in the lab with the tunable laser they invented, now licensed to startup Wavelength Unlimited Technologies. Photo: Paul Tumarkin/Tech Launch Arizona

Monday, July 27, 2020

With 19 new companies added to its roster last fiscal year, the university has now launched more than 100 startups since revamping its commercialization operation in late 2012. 

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