Healthcare Interactive® expands domestic sales

By | August 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Improving the quality of life for Alzheimer’s and dementia patients is a vitally important concern to families and the healthcare system alike. Healthcare Interactive, a Larta portfolio company in our [...]

Ag Showcase alumnae continue to break new ground

By | August 24th, 2016|0 Comments

There’s nothing we love more than spotlighting the successes of companies we have mentored through our Commercialization Assistance Programs, or CAPs as they are known. Eve Turow Paul from Forbes [...]

US DOE Awards Over $5 Million to Larta Affiliated Companies

By | July 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Recently, five of Larta’s portfolio companies were awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy a total of $10 million in Research and Development Funding, along with five other research projects, [...]

Stony Creek Colors uncovers appetite for natural dyes

By | July 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Larta's NSF and USDA portfolio company and 2015 Ag Innovation Showcase presenter, Sarah Bellos of Stony Creek Colors, has been featured in an article in “The Tennessean.” Read the article to [...]

ZeroUI – Building the world’s first hand-controlled robots

By | July 11th, 2016|0 Comments

Have you ever dreamed of controlling a robot with just the lift of a finger? ZeroUI is making that a reality. Ziro is a robotics kit that allows you to [...]

Woman-owned startup heals teeth from the inside out

By | June 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Bradenton, Florida Carolyn Primus, CEO Technology: Dental/bioactive cements Larta Institute: NIH-CAP 2014-2015 We sat down with Carolyn Primus, President of Avalon Biomed and recent alumni of our 2014-2015 NIH CAP, [...]

Ginkgo Bioworks Secures $100M Series C

By | June 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Ginkgo Bioworks secured $100M this month to expand its synthetic DNA bank by 600 million base pairs – the “largest amount of synthetic DNA ever purchased” according to Ginkgo. A [...]