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 [...]

Symme3D represents Romania at UberPitch challenge

By | June 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Up and coming startup Symme3D will represent Romania at the innovative pan-European UberPITCH Challenge – an elevator pitch on wheels, where startups present their ideas to investors and seasoned entrepreneurs [...]

Woman-owned startup healing teeth from the inside out

By | May 2nd, 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, [...]

Ecovative Design raises $4M and rings NASDAQ closing bell

By | February 25th, 2016|0 Comments

Kicking off 2016 with a $4 million investment round from existing investors, ringing the NASDAQ closing bell with SBA Administrator Contreras-Sweet, and with plans for a larger funding round in [...]

New beginnings at Larta

By | February 25th, 2016|0 Comments

Larta Institute would like to welcome one of our newest members, Sharon Senko. Sharon was hired in January as a Programs Associate to support our expanding programs. She is inspired [...]