Larta Institute Climate Change Survey: We Asked, You Answered

By | August 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Back in June, we surveyed our Larta Institute network following the events of the United States’ withdrawal from the Paris Climate Accord for initial responses and impact of the decision. [...]

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

By | August 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Register early to secure your one-on-one meetings with program managers at the SBIR Road Tour in Southern California. If you are an innovator and don’t know about SBIR/STTR funding yet, [...]

Company Worth Watching: Micronic Technologies

By | August 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Micronic Technologies, a Larta alumnus of USDA-CAPs and the 2015 Ag Innovation Showcase, is using their water purification technology to rejuvenate the southwest Virginia workforce, one wastewater treatment facility at [...]

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 [...]

Companies Worth Watching: Sharklet Technologies acquired by Peaceful Union

By | July 24th, 2017|0 Comments

When Dr. Anthony Brennan was conducting research for the U.S. Navy at the University of Florida, he had no idea that his work with manipulating surface texture in biomaterials would [...]