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Discovery Capital bringing U discoveries to market

For startup companies strapped for funds, making it to product launch can take a long time. Most get there in three to five years, but for others it can take longer, even a decade. 394 more words

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Faculty research fuels record 15 startups in FY14

University discoveries often hold a lot of potential for improving people’s lives, but they aren’t ready to sell when they leave the lab. The University of Minnesota’s… 765 more words

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Startups at a glance

The University of Minnesota has been making great strides in startups since 2006—launching 15 companies in the last fiscal year alone. Here’s a quick look at other startup data including investment capital raised, industry areas and locations.

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University startup develops fast, accurate early disease detection

Any patient who has waited days for a blood test to come back knows it can be a nerve-wracking experience. Imagine if you had a device the size of a graphing calculator that could give you accurate results in 15 minutes? 877 more words

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