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MN Cup Names Stemonix Best Business Idea of 2016

The Life Science/Health IT division winner of the MN Cup, StemoniX, was awarded the $50,000 grand prize at the 12th annual MN Cup awards celebration. The prize was announced at a ceremony Thursday evening, Sept. 22, at the University of Minnesota’s McNamara Alumni Center. StemoniX is a company that conducts stem cell-based research and drug screening, which will lead to a new era of drug discovery and personalized medicine. The company is revolutionizing the production, growth and manufacture of human heart and brain cells for drug toxicity and efficacy testing.

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September 23, 2016 | No Comments ›
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EPC Engineering & Testing, Duluth

Meet the interns and companies participating in SciTechsperience!

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September 20, 2016 | No Comments ›
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Minnesota Venture Conference to feature panel on Startup Success Stories

MHTA — The 30th Annual Minnesota Venture Conference will feature a panel of experts discussing the state’s startup success stories. This year’s conference will be held on October 13. The Venture Conference attracts hundreds of investors, entrepreneurs and executives to the Minneapolis Convention Center with the goal of connecting Minnesota’s entrepreneurs with capital.

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September 12, 2016 | No Comments ›
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SciTechsperience Internship Program kicks off new program year with 250 matching grants

Minneapolis, Minnesota — The SciTechsperience Internship Program is now accepting student and company applications for the 2016-2017 program year. SciTechsperience connects college students in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) majors to internships in small Minnesota companies. SciTechsperience is administered by the Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) through a grant from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).

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Minnesota Venture Conference to feature panel on Minnesota’s Changing Healthcare Investment Landscape

MHTA — The 30th Annual Minnesota Venture Conference will feature a panel of experts discussing the state’s changing healthcare investment landscape. This year’s conference will be held on October 13. The Venture Conference attracts hundreds of investors, entrepreneurs and executives to the Minneapolis Convention Center with the goal of connecting Minnesota’s entrepreneurs with capital.

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August 30, 2016 | Comments Off on Minnesota Venture Conference to feature panel on Minnesota’s Changing Healthcare Investment Landscape

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