Dementia Discovery Fund Chooses Alector for First Investment
January 7, 2016 | The Wall Street Journal
Alector, founded by Professor Tillman Gerngross, is developing drugs to address what its founders believe could be the root cause of dementia.
Dartmouth Professor of Engineering (Emeritus, Adjunct) Robert C. Dean Jr. has been named a 2015 NAI Fellow for creating or facilitating inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development, and the welfare of society.
Startup Gets $1.4 Million From NIH
November 22, 2015 | Valley News
DoseOptics, founded by professors Brian Pogue and Scott Davis, received $1.4 million from the National Institutes of Health for their technology to proceed to clinical trial.
Avedro Completes New $32 Million Round of Financing
November 12, 2015 | Avedro
Avedro, Inc., founded by Dartmouth engineering professor Stuart Trembly, received a new round of financing focused on global corneal cross-linking opportunity.
China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) Grants Approval for Avedro’s KXL® System
November 3, 2015 | Avedro
Avedro, Inc., founded by Dartmouth engineering professor Stuart Trembly, received approval for its KXL Cross-Linking System from the China Food and Drug Administration.
The startup craze has alumni writing checks for entrepreneurs instead of libraries
November 3, 2015 | Quartz
Dartmouth is cited for its not-for-profit investment fund started by alumnus John Ballard '55 TTh'56 to fund companies founded by professors and students.
Avedro Resubmits New Drug Application to FDA for Corneal Cross-Linking
October 19, 2015 | Avedro
Avedro Inc., founded by Dartmouth engineering professor Stuart Trembly, resubmitted its New Drug Application (NDA) for riboflavin ophthalmic solution/KXL® System to FDA.
Football Tackling Dummy to Debut on Colbert’s ‘Late Show’
October 5, 2015 | Dartmouth Now
The Mobile Virtual Player (MVP) developed jointly by Thayer School and Coach Buddy Teevens, will take center stage Thursday on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.
AOL founder gives FreshAir a fresh start with $100k investment
October 1, 2015 | NH Union Leader
FreshAir Sensor won $100k from AOL founder Steve Case. The FreshAir team includes Drew Matter Th'15, Kwame Ohene-Adu ’14 Th’14 and Anani Sawadogo '14 Th'14.
40 Under 40: Ashifi Gogo
September 24, 2015 | Fortune
Ashifi Gogo Th’09 ’10 on Fortune’s 2015 "40 Under 40" annual ranking of the most influential young people in business