The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI) at The University of Texas at Austin was recently awarded a federal Economic Development Administration grant to develop a public-private partnership to support an Austin-area wet laboratory incubator. The project is a result of an earlier ATI feasibility study that quantitated demand for a wet laboratory space in the Austin vicinity.
A start-up company established by a Nobel Laureate chemist is the first tenant in the UTech Dorm Room, a cooperative research laboratory at The University of Texas at Austin's College of Pharmacy.
Austin Technology Incubator Receives Federal Grant to Study Feasibility of Laboratory for Life Sciences Firms
The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI), a not-for-profit arm of The University of Texas at Austin, has received a $140,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration (EDA) to determine the feasibility of developing wet-lab space for life-sciences companies. A wet lab is where scientists test and analyze chemicals and biological materials and… » Continue Reading
The University of Texas at Austin’s Technology Incubator Names Director to Lead Commercialization in Biosciences Unit
The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI), a not-for-profit business-building unit of The University of Texas at Austin, has appointed Dr. Cindy R. WalkerPeach director of the ATI-Bioscience Incubator. WalkerPeach will be responsible for developing and expanding ATI's commercialization efforts in the life science, diagnostic and therapeutic sectors. She has extensive experience in startup and early stage… » Continue Reading