Tagged: uams bioventures

Sweetheart of a Deal at UAMS (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 10/3/2016 12:00 am

UAMS’ conflict-of-interest policy allowed it to enter into a contract that didn’t pass the smell test of anyone who didn’t have a direct interest in it and left the state’s medical school vulnerable to lost revenue.

UAMS Cures RxResults’ One-Sided Contract

by Mark Friedman 9/26/2016 12:00 am

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences has corrected a contract that for nearly eight years gave a private company the exclusive right to market UAMS’ intellectual property and resulted in no royalty payments for UAMS.

Tech Park Moving From Concept to Physical Reality

by Mark Carter 12/14/2015 12:00 am

Having recently cleared its last property acquisition hurdle for phase one of the $100 million project, the Little Rock Technology Park Authority board now has full architect renderings in hand.

UAMS BioVentures Building Entrepreneur Support System

by Mark Carter 6/29/2015 11:07 am

Nancy Gray, the new director of the BioVentures business incubator at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, is developing an entrepreneur-in-residence program to help mentor potential startup founders at the school.

UAMS BioVentures Providing Business Guidance

by Sean Beherec 5/18/2015 12:00 am

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences BioVentures was launched more than a decade ago to combine research at UAMS with entrepreneurship, technology licensing and economic development. BioVentures has since spun off 22 companies using technologies developed at the campus.

Nancy Gray Named New Director of UAMS BioVentures

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/30/2015 12:00 am

Nancy Gray, the new director of UAMS BioVentures, has more than 30 years of experience in biomedical industries, including medicinal chemistry research, management of pharmaceutical research and development, and business operations.

Investors at Technology Summit Advise Startups to Sell the Vision

by Mark Carter 11/13/2014 4:05 pm

Investors participating in the Arkansas Technology Summit Thursday at the Argenta Innovation Center in downtown North Little Rock said they'd prefer to see an inspired pitch from a potential investment target than a detailed business plan.

HD Nursing Shines Light on Falls Management

by Mark Carter 10/6/2014 12:00 am

Amy Hester and Dees Davis, nurses at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, recognized a need within the health care industry that wasn't being, well, properly recognized: falls management.

UAMS BioVentures to Host Commercialization Workshops

by Mark Carter 3/10/2014 3:52 pm

Two commercialization strategy workshops for entrepreneurs and university researchers have been scheduled for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in April.

Site Chosen, but Little Rock Tech Park Details Lacking

by Luke Jones 11/11/2013 12:00 am

The project is intended to provide a space for researchers from local universities to turn their research into business. For the past two years, the authority’s board of directors has been fighting an increasingly bumpy battle over the location of the park.

UAMS Startup Angel Eye Licenses Neonatal Camera

by Mark Carter 6/5/2013 1:24 pm

A University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences BioVentures startup has licensed technology that enables parents of babies in neonatal intensive care units to monitor their children 24 hours a day through a camera placed at the baby's bedside.

UAMS BioVentures Company Set To Go Public

by Mark Friedman 4/22/2013 12:00 am

A University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ BioVentures company that says it has a treatment that will detect and kill cancer cells is preparing to have its initial public offering.

ASU Innovation Center Expected to Add Startups, Jobs

by Mark Carter 9/29/2011 4:07 pm

The ASU Innovation Center is the only business incubator in northeast Arkansas, and will focus on ASU’s research niche in plant and biological sciences.

The VCs are Coming: UAMS Startup Roundtable Set This Week

by Mark Carter 5/12/2010 11:40 am

Venture capitalists from across the country will meet up in Little Rock this week for a showcase of the best UAMS has to offer in terms of new technology commercialization.