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HOT COFFEE: Norton’s new genomics lab | Analytics and high-risk pregnancies | 3D printing

September 13, 2021

Norton launches Genomics Lab Wouldn’t it be great if biopsy results came back faster, with a specific breakdown of the cancer mutation so doctors could […]

Louisville, KY

HOT COFFEE: Robots in surgery | Louisville firm buys agtech company | Rubicon joins AIAA

September 7, 2021

Robot tech in spinal fusions Robotic technology has been used in hip and knee replacements and has now moved into the world of spine surgery. Norton […]

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HOT COFFEE: $1.5M for two cancer research projects | Advanced artificial heart implant | PRePARE

August 30, 2021

A lot is happening in Louisville’s healthtech arena. Here are a few of the standouts: Philanthropist’s gift to cover 2 cancer projects Louisville philanthropist Tom […]

HOT COFFEE: MHS gets robotics award | DOE gives Bert Thin Films $1M | FreshFry wins AgTech honors

August 23, 2021

MHS receives Innovation Award MHS, a provider of material handling automation and software solutions located in Mt. Washington, Kentucky, has received a 2021 RBR50 Innovation Award from […]

HOT COFFEE: Render to drive regional innovation | Surgery in weightless environment | Appriss Insights acquired

August 16, 2021

Render to drive innovation in Louisville and Southern Indiana Access Ventures has launched a new for-profit entity, called Render, which will work with local corporations and […]

Louisville, Ky

HOT COFFEE: Energy efficiency | New venture studio | Green manufacturing

August 9, 2021

UofL to focus on manufacturing energy efficiency UofL is one of 32 universities nationwide participating in a Department of Energy (DOE) program to help manufacturers in […]


HOT COFFEE: Improving manufacturing capabilities; Spalding to build tech-rich center, UofL’s website upgrade

August 2, 2021

Improving manufacturing capabilities The University of Kentucky (UK) is part of a new collaboration to improve manufacturing capabilities in the U.S. UK is joined by the University of […]

HOT COFFEE: UK and UofL virus research | Virtual Peaker expands services

July 26, 2021

UofL professor researches peptoids and COVID A team led by Gill Diamond, a professor in the department of oral immunology and infectious diseases at the University […]

HOT COFFEE: Help for minority businesses | $1.8M for stroke program | SentryHealth

July 19, 2021

Firm selected to create minority business incubator Mayor Greg Fischer announced that Louisville Metro Government has chosen woman-owned SKS Accounting & Consulting Firm to create and operate […]

HOT COFFEE: Schools get funding for tech dev | New facility for clinical trials | HealthTech

July 12, 2021

Funds for tech development Kentucky Imaging Technologies LLC and MEMStim LLC were among the nine Kentucky-based businesses awarded a total of $900,000 in matching funds that aim to support high-paying […]