Advancing Impact: Updates from the NSF Phase II Conference

By | June 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Each year, the National Science Foundation hosts their SBIR/STTR Phase II Grantee Conference, which brings together over 200 grantees, industry reps, and investors.  The event provides Larta with the unique [...]

First Cohort of LA BioMed CAP Graduates

By | May 20th, 2018|0 Comments

Local leaders from the biotechnology sector gathered this month at LA BioMed to celebrate several of the institute’s most promising companies as they completed the inaugural LA BioMed Commercialization Accelerator [...]

Housewarming party: Larta Institute’s Open House

By | December 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Larta Institute opened its doors for a friendly Open House/turned housewarming party on December 1st. From 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., well-wishers, supporters and friends walked through the doors of [...]

Incoming Larta Distinguished Fellow Maria Contreras-Sweet, City of Los Angeles Proclamation at Larta’s Holiday VIP Reception

By | December 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Thursday, November 30th, Larta held our first Holiday VIP Reception at our new digs in the South Park neighborhood of Downtown LA. It was a very special night for all [...]

Converging for Convergence

By | November 17th, 2017|0 Comments

The power of convergence and the promise of new solutions that arise from interdisciplinary work has been understood for a while.  Larta itself has been exploring and discussing, in its [...]

Larta Institute Open House December 1st

By | October 31st, 2017|0 Comments

Kick off the holiday season by joining us at Larta Institute to celebrate the move to our new office in the South Park area of Downtown Los Angeles. We will [...]

Rohit Shukla on the finer points of Ag Innovation Showcase in AgFunder

By | October 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Our founder and ceo, Rohit Shukla, shown here with Bayer's Dr. Adrian Percy, penned a story for AgFunder last month, “What you missed at the 2017 Ag innovation Showcase.” It [...]