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17-Oct-2014

Allied Minds John Serafini Named to Boston Business Journal’s 40 Under 40

Allied Minds John Serafini Named to Boston Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2014, Recognizing Leaders in the Boston Business Community Boston (October..

09-Oct-2014

Allied Minds’ Subsidiary Spin Transfer Technologies Raises $70 Million

Allied Minds’ Subsidiary Spin Transfer Technologies Raises $70 Million to Accelerate Commercialization of its Innovative Computer Memory Technology Spin Transfer..

09-Oct-2014

Spin Transfer Technologies Raises $70 Million

Spin Transfer Technologies Raises $70 Million to Accelerate Commercialization of the Company’s Innovative Computer Memory Technology Spin Transfer Technol..

07-Oct-2014

Allied Minds Announces the Launch of Novare Pharmaceuticals

Allied Minds Announces the Launch of Novare Pharmaceuticals, a Biotech Company Focused on Developing Therapeutics that Modulate RHAMM Novare is an expans..

02-Oct-2014

Allied-Bristol Life Sciences Appoints Former Bristol-Myers Vice President Satish Jindal

Allied-Bristol Life Sciences Appoints Former Bristol-Myers Vice President Satish Jindal to Lead the Discovery of Drug Candidates From Leading Academic Institutions Bo..

17-Sep-2014

RF Biocidics Relocates R&D, Sales and Service Operations to New headquarters in Sacramento

SACTO Assists RF Biocidics with its New Headquarters in the Sacramento Region Sacramento, Calif., September 15, 2014—The Sacramento Area Commerce and Trade Or..

06-Sep-2014

Dan Espinal, a Director at Allied Minds, will be speaking at Technology Transfer Forum at MITRE Corp

Dan Espinal, a Director at Allied Minds, will be speaking at The MITRE Corp.'s Technology Transfer forum on Tuesday, Sept. 16 at the FFRDC's campus in Bedford, MA. Mr..

05-Sep-2014

The largest information technology agreement ever signed by Los Alamos National Laboratory

Secure Computing for the 'Everyman' Fri, 09/05/2014 - 1:13pm Los Alamos National Laboratory The largest information technology agreement..

04-Sep-2014

SoundCure Announces Results of Randomized Clinical Study

SoundCure Announces Results of Randomized Clinical Study: S-Tones Found to be More Effective Than Broadband Noise in Reducing Tinnitus &bu..

02-Sep-2014

Federated Wireless Names Iyad Tarazi as Chief Executive Officer

Federated Wireless Names Iyad Tarazi as Chief Executive Officer Boston (September 2, 2014) – Federated Wireless, which develops technologies to maximize..

27-Aug-2014

Allied Minds Announces Half-Yearly Results

Allied Minds Announces Half-Yearly Results Boston (28 August 2014) – Allied Minds (LSE: ALM), an innovative U.S. science and technology development and c..

26-Aug-2014

Allied Minds Announces the Formation of Whitewood Encryption Systems, Inc.

Whitewood aims to develop next-generation systems of data encryption that leverage advanced cryptography technologies originating from U.S. research centers. W..

07-Aug-2014

GIC Group and RF Biocidics Sign Agtech Advisory Mandate That Aims to Expand Use of Customizable Food

GIC Group and RF Biocidics Sign Agtech Advisory Mandate That Aims to Expand Use of Customizable Food-Safety Solutions in Sub-Sahara Africa Agreement allows GIC..

03-Aug-2014

Allied Minds and Bristol-Myers Squibb Form New Enterprise to Advance Discoveries

Allied Minds and Bristol-Myers Squibb Form New Enterprise to Advance Discoveries of Biopharmaceutical Innovations at Leading U.S. Academic Research Institutions ..

24-Jul-2014

Allied Minds plc Announces Completion of its Initial Public Offering

Allied Minds plc Announces Completion of its Initial Public Offering and Admission to the London Stock Exchange BOSTON, MA, July 24, 2014 – Allied ..

14-Jul-2014

Federated Wireless Applauds FCC for Adopting Three-Tier Spectrum Sharing Network

Federated Wireless Applauds FCC for Adopting Three-Tier Spectrum Sharing Network and Recommends That the Exclusion Zones Be Eliminated to Broaden Access Further. ..

26-Jun-2014

SiEnergy Systems, LLC Awarded $2.65 Million as Part of ARPA-E’s REBELS Program

SiEnergy Systems, LLC Awarded $2.65 Million as Part of ARPA-E’s REBELS Program to Develop Innovative Distributed Generation Technologies SiEnergy’s develop..

25-Jun-2014

Federated Wireless Raises $5 Million in Series A Round

Federated Wireless, Developing Technologies That Maximize the Utilization of Spectrum Resources, Raises $5 Million in Series A Round. The funding, led ..

22-May-2014

Riverland Almonds, almond processors in Australia, Chooses RF Biocidics APEX 50 System

Riverland Almonds, one of four major almond processors in Australia, Chooses RF Biocidics APEX 50 System. As one of Australia’s leading processors and markete..

20-May-2014

CryoXtract Announces the Integration of its CXT750 Systems into France’s Agricultural Research

CryoXtract Announces the Integration of its CXT750 Systems into France’s National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA) for Use in Important Human Gut Microbiom..

19-May-2014

CryoXtract to Host Workshop with TTP Labtech and INRA at ISBER 2014

CryoXtract to Host Workshop with TTP Labtech and INRA at ISBER 2014 That Focuses on Enabling Workflows and Technology to Help Facilitate the Use of Valuable Legacy and Pro..

17-May-2014

CryoXtract Enters Into Distribution Agreements with Cambridge Bioscience Ltd. and LBD Life Sciences

CryoXtract Enters Into Distribution Agreements with Cambridge Bioscience Ltd. in the U.K. and LBD Life Sciences Ltd. in China, Bolstering Its Industry Position as a ..

05-May-2014

ProGDerm Names J. Michael Delmage, Ph.D. as Chief Executive Officer

Boston (May 5, 2014) – ProGDerm, a biotechnology company that’s developing a natural approach to skin rejuvenation, today named J. Michael Delmage, Ph.D. as th..

24-Apr-2014

Allied Minds Names Peter Dolan and Jeff Rohr to Board of Directors

Boston (April 24, 2014) – Allied Minds, a dedicated technology commercialization firm that develops businesses and products based on innovative technologies develope..

26-Mar-2014

SoundCure Becomes Tinnitus Treatment Device Provider For American Hearing Aid Associates

SoundCure Becomes Tinnitus Treatment Device Provider For American Hearing Aid Associates (AHAA) SAN JOSE, CA – March 27, 2014 – This month, SoundCure joins ..

25-Mar-2014

Allied Minds, MITRE partnership means more funding for cyber security

Allied Minds, MITRE in the BOSTON BUSINESS JOURNAL http://tinyurl.com/allied-03252014 ..

24-Mar-2014

Allied Minds and The MITRE Corporation Sign Commercialization Agreement

Allied Minds and The MITRE Corporation Sign Commercialization Agreement to Speed the Pace of Emerging Technologies to Market. Cyber and Mobile Security Innovations Among t..

24-Mar-2014

SoundCure Named A Hearing Review Best of 2013 Hearing Healthcare Resource

SAN JOSE, CA – March 24, 2014 – SoundCure®, provider of the Serenade® tinnitus treatment device, has been listed in the Hearing Review “Best of 2..

06-Mar-2014

Optio Labs Raises $10 Million in Series A Round

Mobile Security Software Developer Optio Labs Raises $10 Million in Series A Round Company to use funds to accelerate growth and expansion into enterprise markets and se..

03-Mar-2014

RF Biocidics and Al Foah Form Strategic Partnership

RF Biocidics and Al Foah Form Strategic Partnership to Market and Distribute the World’s First Radio Frequency Process for the Disinfestation of Dates The agreement..

25-Feb-2014

Optio Labs Hires Brian Douglas as Vice President, Government Sales and Business Development

Optio Labs Hires Brian Douglas as Vice President, Government Sales and Business Development Douglas brings a decade of experience in federal business development and en..

05-Feb-2014

Federated Wireless added to the Wireless Innovation Forum

Online PR News – 23-January-2014 –The Wireless Innovation Forum™ (www.WirelessInnovation.org), a non-profit international industry association dedicated ..

19-Dec-2013

Federated Wireless Submits Comments to the FCC

Federated Wireless Submits Comments to the FCC Regarding the Revised Framework for Rulemaking for Shared Spectrum in the 3550-3650 MHz Band The company ad..

17-Dec-2013

Optio Labs Hires Shawn Kircher as Vice President of Productization

Optio Labs Hires Shawn Kircher as Vice President of Productization to Support Continued Company Growth and Market Expansion Boston (December 17, 2013) – Optio La..

24-Nov-2013

RF Biocidics Appoints Erik Smitt as Vice President of Operations

Vacaville, CA (Nov. 25, 2013) – RF Biocidics, a leading food safety company that provides an environmentally friendly and chemical-free alternative for disinfection ..

18-Nov-2013

CryoXtract Achieves Commercial Traction with New CXT 350

Unique proof-of-concept study by CHTN Eastern Division, University of Pennsylvania, demonstrated that the CXT 350 improves tissue processing workflow and quality-control s..

18-Nov-2013

RF Biocidics Launches New Website Designed to Educate the Public and Industry About Innovations

RF Biocidics Launches New Website Designed to Educate the Public and Industry About Revolutionary Innovations in Food Safety (Vacaville, CA) November 18, 2013 &n..

12-Nov-2013

Allied Minds university partners highlighted in a new government report

Allied Minds university partners highlighted in new government report on entrepreneurial programs at US universities. Posted by Doug Rand 11/5/2013 on WhiteHouse.gov/b..

29-Oct-2013

SoundCure Announces Results of Tinnitus Patient Study

SoundCure Announces Results of Tinnitus Patient Study: Serenade Software Enables Clinicians to Diagnose Hypermonitoring SAN JOSE, CA – OCTOBER 28, 2013 –..

23-Oct-2013

Spin Transfer Technologies Appoints Industry Veteran Nelson Chan to Board of Directors

Fremont, CA (Oct. 23, 2013) – Spin Transfer Technologies, Inc. (STT), a leading developer of breakthrough orthogonal spin transfer magnetoresistive random acces..

10-Oct-2013

CryoXtract™ Instruments and WHEATON® Reach Global Co-Marketing Agreement

CryoXtract™ Instruments and WHEATON® Reach Global Co-Marketing Agreement to Offer Scientific Community a New Solution for Optimally Storing and Accessing Frozen ..

01-Oct-2013

CryoXtract™ Enters Distribution Agreement for Australia and New Zealand With Bio-Strategy Ltd.

• Agreement represents CryoXtract’s first partnership in the Australasian market, a fast-growing segment in the global life-sciences industry. ..

17-Sep-2013

Johanna Dwyer Appointed as General Manager of Allied Communications to Lead Commercialization

Boston – Allied Minds Inc., the biggest investor in innovations developed at renowned U.S. university and federal government research labs, announced the appointment..

22-Aug-2013

Optio Labs Appoints Mobile and Cyber Security Industry Veteran Matt Hartley as General Manager

Boston, MA – Optio Labs, a developer of transformational mobile and cyber security technologies, hired industry veteran Matt Hartley as General Manager to drive grow..

14-Aug-2013

RF Biocidics Names Parastoo Yaghmaee as Director of Process Technology

Vacaville, CA (Aug. 14) – RF Biocidics, a leading food safety company that provides an environmentally friendly and chemical-free alternative for disinfection and di..

26-Jun-2013

Allied Minds Raises $100 Million as the Company Expands Investments in Market-Creating Technologies

The private investment firm has significantly expanded its asset base since its founding in 2006, bolstered by investor confidence in its unique, and efficient, model for ..

25-Jun-2013

SciFluor Life Sciences Presents New Preclinical Data for Partial-Onset Seizure

Data for SF0034 Presented at 30th International Epilepsy Congress CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and MONTREAL – June 25, 2013 – SciFluor Life Sciences, a dru..

30-May-2013

CryoXtract™ Announces U.S. Patent Grant for Frozen Sample Aliquotting Technology

Broad patent represents an important foundation for CryoXtract’s strategy to deliver proprietary solutions that improve the quality of scientific data and advance import..

28-May-2013

RF Biocidics Names Charley Phillips as Vice President of Sales

Vacaville, CA (May 28, 2013) – RF Biocidics (http://www.rfbiocidics.com/), a leading food safety company that provides an environmentally friendly and chemical-free ..

02-May-2013

CryoXtract™ Introduces CXT 350T Frozen Tissue Aliquotter

New product is the first to provide targeted, repeated and safe access to frozen biological tissue samples. CXT 350T optimizes scientific data by ..

30-Apr-2013

North Bay Business Journal: RF Biocidics seeks a radio hit in food safety

VACAVILLE — From WiFi and Bluetooth to the possible harvesting of solar power from space, the humble radio-frequency wave is having something of a high-tech heyday. Some..

02-Apr-2013

SoundCure Launches Serenade 2.0 Software for Tinnitus Treatment

SAN JOSE, CA -- SoundCure Inc. is launching version 2.0 of its tinnitus treatment software for the Serenade device in conjunction with the American Academy of Audiology's ..

18-Mar-2013

RF Biocidics Appoints Craig Powell as Chief Executive Officer

Vacaville, CA – RF Biocidics, a leading food safety company providing an environmentally friendly and chemical-free alternative for disinfection and disinfestation, ..

25-Feb-2013

Xconomy: With Fluorine Tech, SciFluor Aims to Vindicate “Me-Too” Drugs

Me-too drugs, knockoffs, copycats, retreads—they’re all names for new pharmaceuticals patterned after drugs already proven to work. The number of such ..

20-Feb-2013

Spin Transfer Technologies Names Dr. Mustafa Pinarbasi Chief Technology Officer

World Renowned Technologist to Lead Company’s Development Team FREMONT, Calif. — Spin Transfer Technologies, Inc., (STT) a leading developer of breakthroug..

12-Feb-2013

CryoXtract Instruments Announces Patent Allowance for Frozen Sample Aliquotting Technology

Broad patent represents an important foundation for CryoXtract’s strategy to deliver proprietary solutions that improve the quality of scientific data and advance im..

11-Feb-2013

Precision Biopsy Appoints Amir Tehrani as CEO, Successful Completion of Phase I Clinical Trials

Denver, Colorado -- Precision Biopsy is pleased to announce that Amir Tehrani has joined as Chief Executive Officer to manage commercial expansion after the company succes..

29-Jan-2013

CryoXtract Enters Exclusive Distribution Agreement for Benelux Countries and Germany with GC biotech

• Agreement represents CryoXtract’s first European partnership for this major segment of the worldwide life sciences industry. • GC biotech B.V. was ch..

03-Jan-2013

Ben C. Askew, Ph.D. Joins SciFluor Life Sciences as Vice President, Research

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- SciFluor Life Sciences, a drug discovery and development company harnessing the transformational power of fluorine to accelerate the development of inn..

03-Jan-2013

Spin Transfer Technologies Named One of the Most Promising Storage Start-Ups in 2013

Most Promising Storage Start-Ups in 2013 By Jean-Jacques Maleval, Wed, January 2nd, 2013 Editor's annual updated choice of Top 15 For the third year in a row, we..

14-Dec-2012

Investor's Business Daily: Defense Department, Allied Minds Commercialize R&D

by Tony Kontzer In October 2011, the Obama administration distributed a memo mandating that the U.S. Department of Defense increase the rate at which it transfers..

13-Dec-2012

ReadWrite - OptioCore: Super-Secure Android Wants To Invade The Enterprise

Cormac Foster (http://readwrite.com/author/cormac-foster#_tid=article-header-primary-meta-author&_tact=click+%3A+A&_tval=1&_tlbl=Position%3A+1) December 1..

06-Dec-2012

MIT Tech Review: The Most Controlling Smartphone Ever Made

By David Talbot The Most Controlling Smartphone Ever Made A custom version of Android exerts total control over what you can do, depending on wh..

05-Dec-2012

CryoXtract Appoints John McCarthy, Jr. as Chief Executive Officer

Woburn, MA -- CryoXtract Instruments, LLC, a leader in developing unique automation solutions for preserving and optimizing frozen biological samples, announced today that..

15-Nov-2012

Spin Transfer Technologies Names Barry Hoberman Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board

Company Opens Silicon Valley Offices to Focus on Product Development Following $36 million Venture Financing FREMONT, Calif. — Spin Transfer Technologies, Inc.,..

13-Nov-2012

Boston Business Journal: Startup brings augmented reality to mobile users

Patricia Resende (http://www.bizjournals.com/boston/bio/14451/Patricia+Resende) Managing Editor MHT- Boston Business Journal The team at Prec..

12-Nov-2012

Allied Minds and The George Washington University Partner to Form LuxCath LLC

Real-time visualization technology, based on collaborative research by Drs. Marco Mercader, M.D., a cardiologist; Matthew Kay, D.Sc., a biomedical engineer; and Narine Sar..

01-Nov-2012

BioWorld: Fluorination Propels SciFluor into 'Billion-Dollar' Markets

Fluorination Propels SciFluor Into ‘Billion-Dollar’ Markets By Marie Powers Staff Writer Nearly one in four marketed drugs contain..

15-Oct-2012

Military Times: Device to Reduce Tinnitus Soon to be Available Through VA

Military Times Device to Reduce Tinnitus Soon to Be Available Through VA (http://www.alliedminds.com/news/20121015-military-times-soundcure.pdf)..

12-Oct-2012

Fierce Medical Devices: Making industry a second language for the life sciences ivory tower

Medical device and diagnostics companies--just like their counterparts in biotech and Big Pharma--are increasingly faced with a dearth of new products in the pipeline..

12-Oct-2012

Venture Beat: Allied Minds & the DOD - 50,000 Scientists at 100 Labs Creating Technologies

Allied Minds and the DOD: 50,000 scientists at 100 labs creating technologies fueling 100 startups a year by John Kietsier The U.S Department of Defense sp..

13-Sep-2012

Chris Silva, Allied Minds CEO, Discusses AMFI on CNBC

Tyler Mathisen interviews Chris Silva on "Power Lunch" - September 12, 2012..

12-Sep-2012

Allied Minds Announces Groundbreaking Agreements with U.S. Dept. of Defense Federal Labs & FFRDC

The historic agreements with U.S. Army RDECOM, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division and The Aerospace Corp. will create a new process for the smooth and efficient ..

12-Sep-2012

Bloomberg News: Defense Laboratories Reach Technology-Sharing Agreement

A Boston-based investment company (http://topics.bloomberg.com/investment-company/) plans to announce agreements today with Defense Department laboratories that it sa..

12-Sep-2012

Boston Globe: Boston Firm Looks To Capitalize on Military Research

by D.C. Denison The list of groundbreaking technologies that have been developed by US-funded research laboratories is long and illustrious: the Internet,..

12-Sep-2012

Forbes Magazine: An Unusual Venture Capitalist Scours Military Labs for Ideas

by George Anders Silicon Valley is thick with venture capitalists who create fortunes by helping to commercialize ideas that get started in the dorms and ..

12-Sep-2012

Time Magazine: New Public-Private Partnerships - The President’s Stealth Plan To Create Jobs?

by Gary Belsky As casual reading, the Presidential Memorandum “Accelerating Technology Transfer and Commercialization of Federal Research in Su..

13-Aug-2012

Veterans Affairs Department Awards Contract to Provide SoundCure Serenade to Treat Tinnitus

SAN JOSE, CA -- American soldiers returning from service abroad and other veterans who suffer from debilitating tinnitus now have access to advanced treatment covered by t..

02-Aug-2012

Members of SciFluor Life Sciences' Leadership Team Receive National Industry Recognition

Tobias Ritter, Ph.D. and Naina Bhasin, Ph.D. Honored for Innovative Leadership and Contributions to the Life Sciences Industry Cambridge, Mass. (Aug. 2, 2012) – ..

17-Jul-2012

SciFluor Life Sciences Announces Worldwide Availability of PhenoFluor Through Sigma-Aldrich Corp.

Cambridge, MA -- SciFluor Life Sciences, a drug discovery and development company harnessing the transformational power of fluorine to accelerate the development of innova..

18-Jun-2012

Almond Board of California Names RF Biocidics a Custom Pasteurization Processor

Vacaville, CA – RF Biocidics, a food-safety company providing an environmentally friendly, chemical-free alternative for pasteurization and disinfestation of f..

13-Jun-2012

CryoXtract Expands Engineering, Manufacturing Capabilities With $800,000 MassDevelopment Loan

MassDevelopment has provided an $800,000 Emerging Technology Fund Term (ETF) Working Capital Loan to CryoXtract Instruments, a Woburn company that develops and commerciali..

11-Jun-2012

American Tinnitus Association Launches June 16 Walkathon, Recognizes Gains in Sound Therapy

PORTLAND, OR – As walkers join Tour de Tinnitus cyclists to cross the finish line on June 16, there is new hope for the 16 million people in the U.S. with the consta..

04-Jun-2012

Besana Group Wins the INC Best Innovation Award 2012, Names RF Biocidics as Part of its Process

During the XXXI World Nut & Dried Fruit Congress held this year in Singapore in the presence of 948 participants, Besana Group won the International Nut & Dried Fr..

17-May-2012

CryoXtract’s CXT750 Frozen Sample Aliquotter Receives Outstanding New Product Award

Boston, Massachusetts -- The International Society for Biological and Environmental Repositories (ISBER) presented its 2012 Outstanding New Product Award to CryoXtra..

08-May-2012

Orange County Register - UCI: New device eases painful ringing in ears

by Pat Brennan - OC Register science, environment editor The ringing can be loud, constant and debilitating, depriving sufferers of sleep and concentra..

07-May-2012

Dan Espinal Joins Allied Minds as a Director of Federal Research

Boston, MA --- Allied Minds, Inc., a private equity firm that invests in early-stage technologies developed at renowned U.S. universities and federally funded research ins..

24-Apr-2012

Fast Company Magazine: How A Colorado Town's Med-Tech Startups Thrive On Shoestring Budgets

by Garth Sundem In most cities, academic researchers have to drive across town, or even through other cities, to reach an industry incubator. In Aurora, the..

27-Mar-2012

SoundCure Launches the Serenade Tinnitus Treatment System with FDA Clearance and CE Mark

New customized sound therapy approach for ringing ears, with novel treatment sounds SAN JOSE, California, March 26, 2012 – SoundCure Inc., a new tinnitus (h..

13-Mar-2012

SciFluor Life Sciences Expands Senior Management Team with Key Appointments

Adds Industry Experience and Expertise in Medicinal Chemistry, Imaging R&D and Business Development Boston, MA – SciFluor Life Sciences, a drug ..

07-Mar-2012

Allied Minds Creates Unique Crowdsourcing Website For Commercializing University Technology

Boston, MA – What would you do with plastic batteries or silver ink pens that write electric circuits? A private equity firm that invests in university-derived in..

29-Feb-2012

SciFluor Life Sciences Extends License with Harvard University

Proprietary Fluorine Technology Enables Development of Novel 18F PET Tracers SciFluor Life Sciences, a drug discovery and development company harnessing the transf..

27-Feb-2012

ProGDerm Enters Strategic Partnership to Develop New Active Ingredients in Skin Care

Boston, Massachusetts – ProGDerm, Inc., an Allied Minds company, developing a natural approach to skin rejuvenation, announced today that it entered into a strategic par..

14-Feb-2012

BetaBeat: Spin Transfer Tech Spins Out of PE-Backed Startup Factory Into a $36 M. A Round

By Adrianne Jeffries, Betabeat Editor Dr. Kent. Photo courtesy of NYU Where do startups come from? Today in Silicon Alley, they se..

13-Feb-2012

Spin Transfer Technologies Raises $36 Million Led by Allied Minds and Invesco

Boston, MA -- Spin Transfer Technologies, Inc. a leading developer of a breakthrough MRAM universal computer memory technology announced today that it secured $36 million in S..

18-Jan-2012

Biotectix Announces First Human Implants of BT DOT Coated Electrodes

Ann Arbor, Michigan - Biotectix, LLC, an Allied Minds, Inc. subsidiary, is pleased to announce the first-in-human (FIH) use of an electrostimulation device incorporating its B..

17-Jan-2012

CryoXtract’s Frozen Sample Aliquotter featured in Biopreservation and Biobanking

Researchers from the Harvard Medical School, in collaboration with CryoXtract, tested a cleaning protocol for the CryoXtract Automated Frozen Sample Aliquotter for its effecti..

09-Nov-2011

Allied Minds Forms New Company Focused On Medtech Product Commercialization

Boston, MA – Allied Minds, Inc. today announced the creation of Allied Minds Devices, LLC, a new subsidiary with a unique focus on developing medical devices or..

25-Oct-2011

Biotectix Licenses Conductive Polymer Precursor to Sigma-Aldrich Corporation

Ann Arbor, Michigan - Biotectix recently completed its first intellectual property license agreement with Aldrich Materials Science, a strategic technology initiative of Sigma..

06-Oct-2011

SiEnergy Systems moves to new facilities, expands research effort

Boston Massachusetts - SiEnergy Systems, an Allied Minds company commercializing low temperature thin film solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) technology from Harvard University ..

21-Sep-2011

Popular Science Magazine Names SciFluor's Founder as One of its "Brilliant 10"

Popular Science Magazine names SciFluor Life Sciences' founder as one of its "Brilliant 10" in its annual list of young geniuses in science. Af..

20-Sep-2011

Arthur Coury Joins Biotectix as Member of Scientific Advisory Board

Ann Arbor, Michigan - Biotectix, LLC announced today that Arthur J. Coury, Ph.D., has joined Biotectix as the inaugural member of its Scientific Advisory Board. “Ar..

25-Aug-2011

Biotectix Announces Issue of Key U.S. Patent

Ann Arbor, Michigan - Biotectix, LLC announced today the issuance of U.S. Patent # 8,005,526 entitled “Biologically Integrated Electrode Devices.” Biotectix is..

16-Aug-2011

Biotectix Receives Enabling Technology Award from Frost & Sullivan

Ann Arbor, Michigan - Biotectix, LLC is pleased to announce the receipt of the Frost & Sullivan 2011 North American Enabling Technology Award for Biopolymers in Neurotechn..

10-Aug-2011

Allied Minds Appoints John Serafini as Director of National Labs

Boston, Mass. — Allied Minds, Inc., a technology capital investment firm focused on commercializing early-stage technologies from leading U.S. National Labs and Universi..

06-Jul-2011

Precision Biopsy Secures New Funding Led by Allied Minds, Inc.

Boston, MA – Precision Biopsy formally closes a $2.5MM round of funding to kickoff the commercialization phase of a novel prostate cancer detection technology developed ..

28-Jun-2011

Allied Minds Appoints Omar Amirana, M.D. as Life Sciences Managing Director

Boston, Mass. — Allied Minds, Inc., an early-stage technology capital investment firm focused on commercializing technologies from leading U.S. Universities and National..

27-Jun-2011

SciFluor Life Sciences Appoints Life Sciences Executive Arthur Hiller as CEO

Boston, MA, June 27, 2011 - SciFluor Life Sciences, LLC, a drug development technology company that provides a revolutionary capability to enable late-stage fluorination of ph..

16-Jun-2011

RF Biocidics Secures $10 Million Funding Led by Invesco and Allied Minds, Inc.

Boston, MA, June 16, 2011 – RF Biocidics, Inc. (RFB) formally closed a $10MM round of funding that will be utilized to aggressively drive growth of the firm’s prop..

15-Jun-2011

CryoXtract Secures New Funding Led by Allied Minds, Inc.

Boston, MA – CryoXtract formally closed a $3MM round of funding to support commercialization of its proprietary Automated Frozen Sample Aliquotter. This innovative robot..

01-Jun-2011

Cephalogics hires Russ Herrig as head of Research and Development.

Boston, MA - Cephalogics is pleased to announce that Russ Herrig has joined its team as head of Research & Development. Russ is a medical device engineering executive with..

27-May-2011

SciFluor's Scientific Founder Published in Nature

Fluorination holds significant promise to improve biopharmaceutical drug properties Boston, Massachusetts – SciFluor Life Sciences, LLC today announced the publicat..

17-May-2011

SciFluor Life Sciences Debuts with Late-Stage Fluorination Technology, Discovered at Harvard

Drug Properties Improved by Fluorination Include Metabolic Stability, Potency, and Blood-Brain Barrier Penetration Boston, MA, -- SciFluor Life Sciences, LLC today announ..

20-Apr-2011

Materials scientists at Harvard demonstrate the first macro-scale thin-film solid-oxide fuel cell

Strong, nanostructured membrane enables scaling for practical clean-energy applications Full article can be found at: Harvard School of Applied Sciences (http://www...

20-Apr-2011

MIT Tech Review: Cooling Down Solid-Oxide Fuel Cells

BY KATHERINE BOURZAC A startup moves toward thin-film solid-oxide fuel cells suitable for practical devices. Startup company SiEnergy Sys..

08-Apr-2011

Spin Transfer Technologies Names New General Manager

Boston, Massachusetts – Spin Transfer Technologies announced today that Steven H. Cliadakis has joined the company as General Manager. Mr. Cliadakis comes to Spin Tr..

04-Apr-2011

SiEnergy Systems Demonstrates Scalability of Nanometric Thin Film Solid Oxide Fuel Cells

Boston, Massachusetts - SiEnergy Systems, an Allied Minds company commercializing thin film solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) technology from Harvard University, is pleased to ..

29-Mar-2011

SoundCure Secures $3MM Funding Led by Allied Minds to Commercialize Next Generation Tinnitus Therapy

San Jose, CA – SoundCure formally closes a $3MM round of funding to help launch the commercialization of a novel sound based tinnitus therapy first developed at the Univ..

28-Mar-2011

Biotectix Announces Acquisition of Assets from Chameleon BioSurfaces Ltd.

Ann Arbor, Michigan - Biotectix, LLC announced today the acquisition of all significant assets owned by Chameleon BioSurfaces Ltd. (Cambridge, United Kingdom). Financial t..

13-Jan-2011

Precision Biopsy Receives Bioscience Discovery Evaluation Grant

Boston, Massachusetts – Precision Biopsy, LLC received a $250,000 grant from the state of Colorado and matched it with its own $250,000 fund to help develop a medica..

21-Dec-2010

Cephalogics Receives Discovery Project Grant

Boston, Massachusetts -- Cephalogics, LLC was awarded a $161,144 grant from the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project program, which is provided under the new section 48D o..

01-Dec-2010

CryoXtract Featured in Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

Full article can be found at: Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (http://www.genengnews.com/gen-articles/biorepositories-brace-for-greater-security/3502/) by ..

24-Nov-2010

SiEnergy Systems To Present Recent Breakthrough at the 2010 MRS Fall Meeting

Boston, Massachusetts - SiEnergy Systems LLC, a Harvard spin-off company commercializing a novel solid oxide fuel cell using nanometer scale oxide thin films, is pleased to an..

17-Nov-2010

Spin Transfer Technologies Announces First Orthogonal Spin Transfer MRAM Devices Using MTJ Read-Out

Atlanta, Georgia – Spin Transfer Technologies is pleased to announce at the 55th Annual Conference on Magnetism and Magnetic Materials the first STT-MRAM device deployin..

13-Oct-2010

SiEnergy Systems to Participate in the 2010 Fuel Cell Seminar and Exposition

Boston, Massachusetts - SiEnergy Systems LLC, a Harvard spin-off company commercializing novel solid oxide fuel cells using nanometer scale oxide thin films, will be exhibitin..

10-Sep-2010

SoundCure Names New General Manager

San Jose, CA – SoundCure, Inc. announced today that Bill Perry has joined the Company as General Manager. Mr. Perry brings extensive experience in venture capital-b..

07-Sep-2010

Allied Minds Announces a Significant New Investment in Biotectix

Ann Arbor, Michigan – Allied Minds announced that it has closed an additional $3 million investment in Biotectix, LLC as of the end of July. Biotectix intends to us..

23-Jul-2010

Spin Transfer Technologies enters into collaboration with Singulus Technologies AG

Boston, Massachusetts — July 23 2010 — Spin Transfer Technologies (STT) announced today a collaboration with Singulus Technologies AG to apply advanced deposit..

16-Jun-2010

Allied Minds Appoints Richard H. Davis To Board of Directors

Boston, Mass. — June 16, 2010— Allied Minds, Inc., an early-stage technology capital investment firm focused on commercializing technologies from leading U.S. ..

07-Jun-2010

Biotectix Announces Launch of GLP Preclinical Trial with Strategic Partner

Ann Arbor, Michigan - Biotectix, LLC is pleased to announce the initiation of a three month GLP chronic animal study funded by a co-development partner in the medical device f..

21-May-2010

ISBER 2010 Attendees Gain a Preview of Novel Frozen Sample Aliquotter

Boston, Massachusetts – Attendees at the International Society for Biological and Environmental Repositories Annual Meeting (ISBER 2010), held May 11-14, 2010 in Rotterd..

18-May-2010

Biotectix Names New Vice President & General Manager

Ann Arbor, Michigan - Biotectix, LLC announced today that James H. Arps, Ph.D. has joined the company as Vice President and General Manager. Dr. Arps brings more than 14 year..

26-Apr-2010

RF Biocidics Completes Compliance Testing for FCC Certification on Road to Commercialization

Vacaville, California – A major milestone in the commercialization of RF processing was completed today with the successful completion of certification tests for RF Bioc..

31-Mar-2010

RF Biocidics Records First Commercial Sale

Vacaville, California - RF Biocidics is proud to announce the first commercial sale of their RF disinfestation and disinfection solution to Latitude 1. Latitude 1 is a pionee..

29-Mar-2010

Allied Minds Hires Jeff Caputo To Help Guide Life Science Investments

BOSTON – March 29, 2010 – Allied Minds, the premier early-stage technology investment firm focused on commercializing technologies from leading U.S. Universities a..

16-Dec-2009

CryoXtract Instruments Completes Successful Testing of Breakthrough Robotic Frozen Aliquotter System

Boston, Massachusetts - CryoXtract Instruments, LLC announced successful completion of a series of third-party independent laboratory tests of its breakthrough robotic frozen ..

16-Nov-2009

Allied Minds Partners with the University of Florida

Boston, Massachusetts - Allied Minds is pleased to announce the addition of the University of Florida to our partner network. The University of Florida is the top performing ..

26-Oct-2009

SiEnergy Principal Scientist, Masaru Tsuchiya, Awarded the 2009 Bernard S. Baker Student Award

Full article can be found at: SEAS Grad Student Wins Award for Fuel Cell Research (http://www.seas.harvard.edu/news-events/press-releases/seas-grad-student-wins-award-for..

19-Oct-2009

A step toward better brain implants using conducting polymer nanotubes

Full article can be found at: Lab Spaces (http://www.labspaces.net/99933/A_step_toward_better_brain_implants_using_conducting_polymer_nanotubes) by Staff ..

07-Oct-2009

Luminous Skin - ProGDerm Featured in Allure Magazine

Full article can be found at: Allure Column October 2009 (/_literature_39944/Allure_October_2009) by Kristin Sainani ..

14-Sep-2009

SpinTransfer Announces Breakthrough

Boston, Massachusetts — Spin Transfer Technologies is proud to announce a recent breakthrough in spin transfer MRAM development, in its sponsored research at New Yor..

07-Jul-2009

Cephalogics Announces Launch Order for Its Neuroimaging System

Boston, Massachusetts - Cephalogics LLC announced today the company’s first sale of its high-density, diffuse optical imaging system to a leading US university. The principal ..

07-Jul-2009

SoundCure Engages UC Irvine Scientist to Aid in Development of Tinnitus Technology

Boston, Massachusetts – SoundCure developer of a novel new audio based therapy for the treatment of tinnitus, has hired Dr. Qing Tang as Director of the development efforts to..

06-Jul-2009

SiEnergy Systems Adds New Scientist to Commercialize Fuel Cell Technology

Boston, Massachusetts – SiEnergy Systems, LLC is pleased to announce the hiring of Dr. Masaru Tsuchiya to the position of Principal Scientist. Dr. Tsuchiya was most recently a..

23-Jun-2009

Illumasonix to Develop CU Blood Flow Visualization Technology

BOULDER (June 23, 2009). Illumasonix, LLC, an early-stage medical device company headquartered in Colorado, has executed an exclusive license with the University of Colora..

10-Jun-2009

Allied Minds Establishes New Company To Commercialize Novel UC Irvine Tinnitus Therapy

Boston, Massachusetts - Allied Minds has established SoundCure, Inc. to improve the lives of people suffering from tinnitus (ringing in the ear). Allied Minds, a seed inve..

04-May-2009

SaltCheck Technology Featured On Innovation Marketplace

Boston, Massachusetts - SaltCheck, Inc. announced today that its new revolutionary sodium test is now featured on Eureka! Ranch International’s new Innovation Marketplace ..

16-Mar-2009

Nanotechnology Coating Could Lead To Better Brain Implants To Treat Diseases

Full article can be found at: Science Daily (http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/03/090310173558.htm) by Staff..

16-Mar-2009

Forbes Magazine: Venture Academics

Venture Academics by Jonathan Fahey A new firm thinks it has found a way to turn inventions from the nation's biggest research institutions into cash. Aft..

04-Mar-2009

Injectable Peptide Could Help Regenerate the Fat Lost in Ageing Skin

Full article can be found at: Cosmeticsdesign.com (http://www.cosmeticsdesign.com/Formulation-Science/Injectable-peptide-could-help-regenerate-the-fat-lost-in-age..

26-Feb-2009

SaltCheck Develops First Simplified Test for Monitoring Salt Intake in People With Hypertension

Boston, Massachusetts - SaltCheck, Inc. announced the completion of a 100 subject study demonstrating successful use of a new simplified test for monitoring sodium intake...

10-Feb-2009

Michigan Pre-Seed Capital Fund and Allied Minds invest in Biotectix

Ann Arbor, Michigan – Biotectix, LLC today announced that it received new capital funding from Ann Arbor SPARK through its Michigan Pre-Seed Capital Fund, and from Allied ..

09-Feb-2009

Illumasonix Reveals Strong Data from Human Study on its Hemodynamic Imaging Technology

Boston, Massachusetts - Illumasonix, Inc. has released the initial results from its first human feasibility study on its Echo Particle Image Velocimetry (Echo PIV) hemodyn..

09-Feb-2009

Precision Biopsy Initiates Ex-vivo Study with Newly Engineered Optical Biopsy Needle

Boston, Massachusetts – Precision Biopsy LLC, has begun optical biopsy measurements from excised prostate specimens using their newly engineered biopsy needle. As the comp..

27-Jan-2009

LabAutomation 2009 Showcases CryoXtract's Novel Robotic Technology

Boston, Massachusetts – Attendees at LabAutomation 2009 gained a preview today of CryoXtract, LLC’s novel robotic system to extract aliquots from frozen samples. The company’s..

19-Jan-2009

SaltCheck Demonstrates Viability of Point-of-Care Sodium Test for Hypertension Sufferers

Boston, Massachusetts - SaltCheck, Inc. announced the completion of a 100 subject trial demonstrating the viability of its point-of-care test to measure salt intake in the hum..

16-Jan-2009

SiEnergy Systems Achieves Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Breakthrough

Boston, Massachusetts - SiEnergy Systems, LLC has developed a breakthrough solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) by placing a micro fuel cell directly on a silicon chip, an advance..

08-Dec-2008

Cephalogics Launches Infant Neuroimaging Study

Boston, Massachusetts - Cephalogics, LLC announced today the launch of a pilot study involving 40 infants to optimize the performance of the company’s new neuroimaging sys..

04-Nov-2008

New Skin Rejuvenation Discovery Receives Commercial Backing

Boston, Massachusetts - Allied Minds funds research to reduce wrinkles by developing a natural replacement for artificial dermal fillers. Allied Minds, a seed investment f..

31-Oct-2008

Pilar Agrisciences to Represent RF Biocidics in Growing Food Safety Market in Asia and South America

Boston, Massachusetts – RF Biocidics, Inc. a leading innovator in the development of RF based disinfection and disinfestation technologies, today announced a new resel..

24-Oct-2008

MRAM-Info Interview with Vincent Chun from Spin Transfer Technologies

by Ron Mertens In October 2008, I had the chance of interviewing Vincent Chun from Spin Transfer Technologies (http://www.mram-info.com/research_c..

21-Oct-2008

Biotectix, LLC Announces Research-Collaboration Agreement

Unique Bioactive, Electrically-Conductive Materials and Nanotechnology Coatings to Improve Performance Boston, Massachusetts -- Biotectix, LLC today announced t..

01-Aug-2008

Allied Minds and UC Davis Launch Startup to Commercialize RF Technology

Allied Minds, a Boston-based pre-seed investment firm specializing in early stage university business ventures, has established RF Biocidics, Inc., to..

17-Jul-2008

Mass High Tech: Allied Minds Creates Precision Biopsy Spinout

By Mass High Tech Staff Local private equity firm Allied Minds Inc. reports it has formed a company called Precision Biopsy LLC with help from the ..

16-Jul-2008

Investment Firm Allied Minds to Commercialize New University of Colorado Technology

Boston, Massachusetts - Allied Minds, a seed investment firm specializing in early stage university business ventures, has partnered with the University of Colorado to est..

03-Jul-2008

Food Quality News: Radio Frequency Heating Could Remove Food Pathogens

Full article can be found at: FoodQualityNews.com (http://www.foodqualitynews.com/Product-Categories/Plant-Safety-Equipment/Radio-frequency-heat..

02-Jul-2008

Allied Minds to Commercialize New Frozen Aliquotter Technology with Two Major Universities.

Boston, Massachusetts – Allied Minds, a seed investment corporation specializing in early stage university business ventures, Harvard University’s Office of Technology Dev..

02-Jul-2008

Xconomy: Allied Minds Finances Harvard-Northeastern Startup

by Erik Mellgren In March, we wrote about (http://www.xconomy.com/boston/2008/03/21/allied-minds-aims-to-forge-early-alliances-with-university-researcher..

30-Jun-2008

Allied Minds Establishes New Company to Commercialize Novel Technology from UC Davis

Boston, Massachusetts – Allied Minds, a seed investment firm specializing in early stage university business ventures, has established RF Biocidics, Inc., to develop and c..

12-Dec-2007

New York University Teams With Allied Minds to Develop Novel Non-Volatile Computer Memory

Boston, Massachusetts – New York University and Allied Minds, a seed investment corporation specializing in early stage university business ventures, have teamed to establ..

14-Nov-2007

MIT Tech Review: Improving Fuel Cells for Cars

(http://www.technologyreview.com/energy/19710/?a=f) by Kevin Bullis A new method for making ultrathin materials could lead to better fuel cells. ..

12-Nov-2007

Crain's Detroit Business: Mass. Firm Looks for Local Startups

(http://www.crainsdetroit.com/article/200711120301/SUB/711120306) by Tom Henderson A Massachusetts company that invests in early stage university r..

16-Oct-2007

Harvard University Team Receives Funding From Allied Minds to Commercialize Novel SOFC Technology

Boston, Massachusetts - Harvard University's Office of Technology Development (OTD) and Allied Minds, a seed investment corporation specializing in early stage university ..

11-Jul-2007

Allied Minds Expands Activities in the US

Investment firm Allied Minds closes major funding round with the support of Invesco Perpetual, and expands partner network of research institutes Boston, Massachu..

21-May-2007

Early-Stage Investment Firm Allied Minds Funds University of Colorado Medical Device Startup

By Ben Butkus/ Biotech Transfer Week Investment firm Allied Minds said this month that it has invested an undisclosed amount in Illumasonix, a start-up company ba..

07-May-2007

Investment Firm Allied Minds to Commercialize Novel Technology from the University of Colorado

Boston, Massachusetts - Allied Minds, an investment corporation specializing in early stage university business ventures, has teamed with the University of Colorado to est..

16-Feb-2007

Medical Physics Web: DOT Sheds Light on Infant Brains

by Tami Freeman Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis are developing an optical scanning system that assesses the functional status of infants' bra..

01-Feb-2007

Company Formed Around Body Friendly Polymer Coatings

University of Michigan (http://www.ns.umich.edu/htdocs/releases/story.php?id=3147) by Laura Bailey ANN ARBOR, Mich.—A new compa..

30-Jan-2007

University of Michigan Research Team Receives Funding for Groundbreaking Polymer Coating

Investment Firm, Allied Minds, to Commercialize New University of Michigan Technology Boston, Massachusetts - Allied Minds, a seed investment corporation speciali..

22-Jan-2007

Washington University in St. Louis Receives Funding for New Brain Imaging Technology

Investment Firm, Allied Minds, Creates Spinout Company at University of Washington University in St. Louis Boston, Massachusetts – Allied Minds, a seed investment..