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New opportunity to accelerate innovative technologies

Learn more about the BioVentures Development Award program, a new funding mechanism designed to accelerate the pace of development of highly innovative technologies and entrepreneurship activity.

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ARHVA's Funding Opportunity

AR Health Ventures Accelerator (ARHVA) is seeking innovative proposals for therapeutic development. The program aims to accelerate scientific discoveries into practical therapies, bridging the gap between research and commercialization. Open to all UAMS employees. Deadline: September 29, 2023.

Recent technology:

Device and method for in vivo detection of clots within circulatory vessels

A device and method of using the device to detect the presence and composition of clots and other target objects in a circulatory vessel of a living subject is described. In particular, devices and methods of detecting the presence and composition of clots and other target objects in a circulatory vessel of a living subject using in vivo photoacoustic flow cytometry techniques is described.

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Indole compounds for use in treating inflammation and cancer

Provided herein are compounds, comprising Formula (I) or Formula (II), and their pharmaceutically acceptable salts. Also provided are pharmaceutical compositions comprising a pharmaceutically acceptable excipient and at least one compound of Formula (I) and (II), singly or in combination with other pharmaceutically active ingredients, such as anti-inflammatory agents or anticancer agents.

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BioVentures was established as a formal outgrowth of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences‘ (UAMS) interest in promoting a biomedical technology industry for Arkansas and translating its research into products that benefit human health.

UAMS established BioVentures to maximize global, industrial interaction with the University of Arkansas faculty, as well as to facilitate technology transfer, the development of startup companies that are based on technology developed at UAMS, and contributions to Arkansas’ economic development.

BioVentures links the research minds at UAMS to global markets in order to advance Arkansas’ scientific and economic development.

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