MediBeacon completes clinical study at Washington University

Companies Posted 03-05-2017

St. Louis biotech startup MediBeacon has completed a clinical study using its medical device — a monitor that tracks kidney function — on subjects with impaired kidney function at Washington Univ [...] read more

New To St. Louis, But A Big Fan Already: Why International Pico.Buzz Made A B-Line To The Midwest

Companies Posted 03-02-2017

Pico.Buzz cofounder Asaf Nevo may be new to St. Louis, but his business is not new to the world. The tech company got its start in Israel, expanded to Europe, then recently broke into the US market by [...] read more

QA with Nick Szabo on the MDMC pitch competition

Companies , Events Posted 03-01-2017

The Midwest Digital Marketing Conference returns to St. Louis this year with a startup pitch competition awarding a $5,000 cash prize sponsored by Purina and UMSL Accelerate. We talked with Nick Szabo [...] read more

Facial recognition startup preps for big year

Companies , Deal Flow Posted 02-28-2017

Blue Line Security Solutions, a Fenton-based startup that has developed facial recognition software, expects to grow sales significantly this year as it expands its relationship with Swedish network v [...] read more

Ardent IT Solutions Grows at Home in St. Charles, Adding 10 Jobs

Companies Posted 02-26-2017

The Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED) announced that Ardent IT Solutions, LLC, a St. Charles-based startup founded in 2016, is already experiencing rapid growth and has plans to invest [...] read more

Capital Innovators Announces Its Spring 2017 Accelerator Class

Companies , Deal Flow Posted 02-20-2017

Capital Innovators announced tonight its investment in six companies, who will make up the accelerator’s Spring 2017 cohort. The companies join 70 other companies in Capital Innovators’ portfolio
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Yield Lab invests in three ag startups, announces expansion to Argentina

Companies Posted 02-18-2017

Yield Lab,  an agribusiness accelerator program, has added a digital marketing agency, a biomass recycling company and a maker of sunflower flour to its portfolio
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New life science startup raises $2 million

Companies , Deal Flow Posted 02-16-2017

Canopy Biosciences, a young startup looking to accelerate the commercialization of life science reagent tools and services, has raised $2 million from investors
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As Adarza scales up, St. Louis hopes for an important win

Companies Posted 02-14-2017

Some companies bloom wherever they happen to be planted; others need to be transplanted to somewhere with the right nutrients
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“Sports Tech Is Booming” – How St. Louis is Getting in the Game

Companies , Technology Posted 02-12-2017

The sports technology industry is “booming” and St. Louis is right the middle of the action thanks to an investment and accelerator program specifically for sports-related startups
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