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That’s a great idea!

By Amy on September 23, 2015

Student-driven IDEA Labs sparks entrepreneurial innovations designed to improve medical care Founded in 2013, IDEA (Innovation, Design and Engineering in Action) Labs is a student-driven bioengineering design and entrepreneurship incubator. It wor...

Antibiotics for MRSA

Combo of 3 antibiotics can kill deadly staph infections​​​

By Amy on September 16, 2015

Three antibiotics that, individually, are not effective against a drug-resistant staph infection can kill the deadly pathogen when combined as a trio, according to new research.  The researchers, at Washington University School of Medicine in St. ...

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Vasculox starts on $45 million financing

By Amy on August 24, 2015

Vasculox, a St. Louis-based pharmaceutical discovery startup, has raised part of a planned $45 million financing round from a group of investors. The company, led by CEO Bob Karr, reported raising $8.1 million from 10 investors, according to a fil...