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EdjSports closes $5M Series A Funding

September 1, 2020

EdjSports, the sports subsidiary of Louisville-based EdjAnalytics, LLC, kicked off its $5 million Series A round last fall and has now closed the round oversubscribed. […]

UofL diabetes therapy gets commercial partner

August 18, 2020

A therapy for Type 1 diabetes, co-invented at UofL and the Georgia Institute of Technology, now has a commercial partner. The therapy helps people with […]

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Norton Cancer Institute debuts genomic testing lab

August 18, 2020

The Norton Cancer Institute is now offering onsite genomic testing in a specialized lab. The lab makes it possible to diagnose cancer more precisely and […]

Louisville welcomes first car vending machine

August 18, 2020

We’re pretty sure this is how George Jetson buys his cars.   Carvana, an e-commerce platform for buying and selling used cars, has brought its unique […]

Winners of high school pitch competition

August 11, 2020

Want another reason to regret your misspent youth? Here are the winners of the The Governor’s School for Entrepreneurs‘ annual professional business-pitch competition among teams […]

Vogt Award winners announced

August 11, 2020

The Community Foundation of Louisville has announced the winners of the 20th annual Vogt Awards. The Vogt Awards allow founders to retain full ownership of […]

Announcing Startup Grind’s Pitch Battle

August 11, 2020

Startup Grind has announced its first Pitch Battle on Friday, August 28 at noon. Five local or regional startups will be selected to compete in […]

XlerateHealth announces 10th cohort

August 11, 2020

Louisville-based XLerateHealth (XLH) has announced the selection of seven startup companies to participate in its 10th cohort. Three of the companies are local: Glucoconfidence—This is […]

UofL Prof Brad Rodu talks tobacco

August 4, 2020

When Philip Morris International gained FDA approval this summer for a new “modified risk tobacco product” called IQOS, one of the first people to weigh […]

Dr. Geoffrey Clark

UofL cancer technology attracts commercial partner

July 28, 2020

A University of Louisville-born invention that may help inhibit the pathway for cancer now has a commercial partner. California biotechnology company Qualigen Therapeutics has signed […]