Los Angeles and Orange County are local stops on the SBIR Road Tour

By | August 21st, 2017|0 Comments

If you are an innovator and don’t know about SBIR/STTR funding yet, or are looking for non-dilutive funding, the SBIR road tour is your chance. It’s coming to California this [...]

Rohit Shukla in Fast Company, Sustainable Brands and Environmental Leader

By | August 3rd, 2017|2 Comments

Rohit Shukla spoke to three journalists in July about some of the most pressing issues in early-stage funding, and the reception science is getting in the current administration. In June, [...]

LA BioMed Innovation Showcase features Rohit Shukla as Keynote Speaker

By | July 25th, 2017|0 Comments

In March, Larta founder and CEO, Rohit Shukla, was the keynote speaker at the fourth annual LA BioMed Innovation Showcase in Manhattan Beach. The Innovation Showcase featured breakthrough technology presentations [...]

FDA approves new treatment for sickle cell disease from LA BioMed company

By | July 25th, 2017|0 Comments

We want to shout from the rooftops the outstanding news that Endari, an L-glutamine oral powder for patients with sickle cell disease provided by LA BioMed spinoff Emmaus Medical, has [...]

Ag-tech is attracting women-led innovations, and they’re disrupting

By | June 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick's recent resignation over inappropriate remarks about women raises questions of gender diversity and success in tech startups. A culture of gender diversity and its importance to [...]

LA BioMed Launches Commercialization Accelerator Program™ Powered by Larta Institute

By | June 16th, 2017|0 Comments

LOS ANGELES – (June 17, 2017) – LA BioMed is launching a Commercialization Accelerator Program™ (CAP), designed and implemented by Larta Institute, that will offer LA BioMed’s early stage bioscience [...]

In search of a winner: the hidden costs of FDA deregulation

By | May 30th, 2017|2 Comments

For years politicians, and especially congressional Republicans, have argued for fewer regulations on industry, asserting that a reduction in restrictions would increase the pace of business deals, which would in [...]