Posts Tagged ‘UAMS BioVentures’

Tocol Pharmaceuticals is using cutting-edge technology to develop products inspired by nature to improve human health. The company recently received a $1 million investment from La Universidad Tecnica Particular de Loja (UTPL)  in Ecuador to introduce its radioprotection products into the South American market. Tocol was co-founded by Dr. Cesar Compadre and Dr. Philip Breen as part of […]

Highlights from the Arkansas SBIR Road Tour

April 20th, 2016 by Rebecca Norman

Innovative Arkansas entrepreneurs had the unique opportunity April 19 to meet directly with federal agency representatives from the Small Business Innovation Program. About 65 entrepreneurs attended the event, with several driving in from Jonesboro, Alma, Fort Smith, Fayetteville, and Russellville. The Tour Little Rock was part of the national SBIR Road Tour’s South East leg. SBA Administrator Maria […]

(Last in a series) After you’ve met with SBIR agency representatives the morning of the April 19 SBIR Road Tour, you’ll want to stick around for the afternoon session featuring SBIR winners from Arkansas as well as statewide funding and support organizations. The first panel on our afternoon agenda, “From the Trenches: Victory and Defeat, Stories of […]