Side Hustle: Professionals Share Their Passion Projects

March 7, 2018

BondingBox, a Startup Weekend creation and Venture School alum, shows what it means to be a "side hustle". Read more online

Dr. Robert Emery Joins HealthTech Solutions as Chief Scientific Officer

September 19, 2017

Emerging health IT startup, Health Tech Solutions has named Robert Emery MD as Chief Scientific Officer. Read more online.

iotaMotion Awarded $1.4M NIH SBIR Grant To Develop Implantable Robotics For Cochlear Implant Surgery

September 13, 2017

iotaMotion, Inc., a medical device startup, has received a $1.47 million grant from the National Institutes of Health through the Small Business Innovation Research program.

Health IT Start-up HealthTech Solutions, Inc. Awarded NIH SBIR Phase I Grant

August 15, 2017

HealthTech Solutions, an emerging startup, has received notice of award from the National Institutes of Health totaling $238,400. Read more online.

Immortagen seeks personalized treatment for cancer patients

March 16, 2017

Immortagen, a University of Iowa spinoff company, was started in 2014 to create individualized treatments for cancer patients. The company is still working on research and development.

Spotlight Innovation Acquires Majority Stake in Memcine Pharmaceuticals

June 9, 2015

Spotlight Innovation Inc. acquired a majority ownership in Memcine Pharmaceuticals Inc., a company based at the University of Iowa Research Park.

University of Iowa Alum Sells TelePharm to $103 Billion Firm

September 1, 2016

Roby Miller, founder of Telepharm, recently sold his company to Cardinal Health Inc., a large health care services company. 

UI Spinoff Immortagen Completes Series A Financing

September 6, 2016

Launched in 2014 by University of Iowa researchers, Immortagen is a company that is developing genetic analysis tools for personalized medicine. The company is led by John Pappajohn and is moving forward with multiple product platforms.

Streamweaver Turns Twitch Gamers into Influence Marketers

August 24, 2016

Streamweaver, a startup in Cedar Rapids, finds gamers who they deem to be viable influencers, then pair the gamers up with a company. The companies can then use those gamers as influencer marketers.

Get to Know Outlaw Farming Technologies

July 28, 2016

Josey Jewell, junior linebacker for the University of Iowa Hawkeyes, spoke at Big Ten media days about Outlaw Farming Technologies, a company he started in an entrepreneurship class. The company has created a virtual cattle fencing product.