Tag: innovation

UofL-researched reusable, more effective N95-style face masks begin production Facility on...

Production has begun on new University of Louisville-developed N95-style face masks that are low-cost, washable, reusable and could be better at filtering COVID-19 droplets...

UofL researcher uses fruit for less toxic drug delivery Suite of...

UofL researchers have found a less toxic way to deliver medicines by using the natural lipids in plants, particularly grapefruit and ginger. The resulting intellectual...

UofL student teams innovate new healthcare tech in whirlwind weekend

University of Louisville student teams are building startups to improve healthcare, from making nurse workflow more efficient to thinking of new therapies for tumors...

UofL secures $170 million in record-breaking year for research Funding from...

The University of Louisville secured nearly $170 million to support groundbreaking research in the 2019-2020 fiscal year — the university’s most successful year ever...

UofL research teams chosen for prestigious national innovation program Program provides...

Two University of Louisville research teams have been chosen to participate in a prestigious, nationally competitive innovation program through the National Science Foundation.  The NSF’s...

UofL-born company secures an additional $115 million to advance cell therapy...

A company born at the University of Louisville has raised an additional $115 million to further develop a therapy that could improve the lives...

UofL launches 48-hour student innovation challenge Student teams will build startups...

A new University of Louisville event challenges students to find innovative solutions to health care industry problems and launch startups around them — all...

UofL-born cell therapy for organ transplants enters Phase 3 trial First...

A cell therapy born at the University of Louisville that could improve the lives of kidney transplant recipients has entered its Phase 3 clinical...

UofL, partners select promising health-tech projects for funding Next round of...

The Kentucky Network for Innovation & Commercialization (KYNETIC) has selected its first round of promising university-born health and medical technologies, each of which will...

UofL Trager Institute uses technology to reduce social isolation for older...

Amid efforts to stem the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, social isolation and loneliness have emerged as a significant public health crisis, particularly for...