Press on TCA and Portfolio Companies in October 2019

Press Highlights (links provided in table below):

  • Tech Coast Angels: Tech Coast Angels Awards $75,000 to Winners of Quick Pitch Contest
  • Actuate Therapeutics: Raises $6.5 million; Pancreatic Cancer Drug 9-ING-41 (Alone and In Combination) Shows Early Promise in trials
  • Apeel Sciences:  Releases a Compelling Video Time Lapse Of Produce With And Without Apeel; Gates-Backed Foodtech Company Launches In Kroger Stores; Sage Fruit offers organic apples with Apeel coating
  • Bitvore: Announces Company Sentiment Scoring to Identify Emerging Opportunity and Risk
  • Cognition Therapeutics: To Present Findings from the Elayta™ Clinical Development Program at Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting for Alzheimer’s
  • Connected Signals: Raises $1 Million
  • Curvafix: FDA Clears Steerable Rodscrew for Pelvic Repair
  • CytomX Therapeutics: Announces Initiation of Phase 2 Clinical Trial Evaluating the Anti-PD-L1 Probody CX-072 in Combination with YERVOY® in Patients with Relapsed or Refractory Melano; Hires New Chief Development Officer
  • Doctible: Announces Technology Integration with ClearGage Designed to Improve the Patient Payment Experience
  • EV Connect:  Secures $12 Million Series B to Scale Cloud-Based Innovations for Electric Vehicle Charging
  • FloWater: 24 Hour Fitness Brings Smart Hydration to a Portion of Its California Gyms With New-Tech FloWater Refill Stations
  • Glassbeam: Expands Relationship with Agiliti Imaging Leveraging Clinsights Application Suite
  • GoShare: Bringing Uber-type App For Trucks To Delaware
  • Green Dot: Walmart and Green Dot to Jointly Establish A New Fintech Accelerator, Tailfin Labs
  • GroGuru: Selected as a Finalist for Connect’s 2019 Most Innovative New Product Awards
  • Grolltex: Using Graphene-Based Sensors as a Platform for Technology
  • Interplay Learning:  Wins 2020 AHR Expo Award in Software Category iPourit: Self-Pour Beverage Dispense Technology Increases Profits in the Fast-Casual Market
  • iPourIt: Releases Second Annual Report of the Nation’s Top Beers and Wines Poured Through Its Self-Pour Beverage Dispense Technology; Announces new locations
  • Kangarootime: Raises $3.5
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Press on TCA and Portfolio Companies in September 2019

Press Highlights (links provided in table below):

  • Tech Coast Angels: Tech Coast Angels Names Quick Pitch Finalists for October 29th Event – Top 3 Winners Get Combined $75,000
  • Amplyx Pharmaceuticals: Announces Positive Preliminary Data from Ongoing Fosmanogepix Phase 2 Study in Candidemia and Granted Fast Track Designation for Seven Indications; Executes Exclusive Worldwide License Agreement With Novartis
  • Anabios: FDA Awards AnaBios Grant to Further Develop Preclinical Assay Using Human Primary Cardiomyocytes
  • Apeel Sciences:  Gates-Backed Foodtech Company Launches In Kroger Stores; British Supermarket Asda Trialing Apeel’s Plant-Derived, Shelf-Life-Boosting Coating On Fresh Produce In A Bid To Reduce Waste
  • Aquacycl: Raises $4M To More Efficiently Treat Wastewater
  • Carterra: Bristol-Meyers Squibb, Boehringer Ingelheim and Others to Present Use of Carterra’s Next Generation Antibody Screening Technology at Symposia Across the US and Europe
  • Casestack: Picked by Arkansas Business As Among Best Places To Work
  • Curvafix: First Patient Treated with CurvaFix Rodscrew
  • DTX Pharma: Announces $12.5
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