Alector Raises $32M For Immune-Based Neuro Drug Development
September 16, 2015 | Xconomy
Alector, founded two years ago by professor Tillman Gerngross, wants to exploit ties between the immune system and neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s to make drugs.
How food allergy drove this entrepreneur to start a company
September 4, 2015 | Upstart Business Journal
Conversations are ongoing with Dartmouth’s Thayer School of Engineering to develop the prototype of an allergen detecting device.
Pediatric Stands Being Used In Developing Nations
August 31, 2015 | WABI TV5
Scott Mitchell, dual-degree ’13, and his team designed a stander for cerebral palsy patients that not only works, but is also adjustable, comfortable and inexpensive.
NIH awards DoseOptics $1.4 Million for Radiation Therapy Imaging
August 27, 2015 | DoseOptics
The company was co-founded by William Ware Th’94 and professors Brian Pogue and Scott Davis Th’06 to translate discoveries made by Thayer School and the Geisel School of Medicine.
Tackling Goes High-Tech at Dartmouth With New Dummies
August 26, 2015 | The New York Times
Football coach Buddy Teevens asked Dartmouth's engineering school to create a safer way for players to practice tackling.
Dartmouth Football Kicks Off High-Tech Season
August 25, 2015 | Dartmouth Now
This week Dartmouth unveils the first robotic mobile tackling dummy called a Mobile Virtual Player (MVP). The wheeled, self-righting, remotely-controlled device was developed at Thayer School of Engineering.
Dartmouth develops device that allows football players to practice at full contact without risk of injury
August 20, 2015 | ConsumerAffairs
The humanoid tackling dummy simulates in-game conditions while reducing athlete-on-athlete collisions.
Avitide Gets $7.6M More to Purify Complex Biologics
August 6, 2015 | Xconomy
Professor Tillman Gerngross and his investors have launched several startups including Lebanon, NH-based Avitide, which is announcing its latest round of funding.
Obama Hails Dartmouth Fellow at Young African Leaders Event
August 4, 2015 | Dartmouth Now
White House summit culminated leadership, entrepreneurship training at US colleges.
How We Launched a Successful Distillery
August 4, 2015 | Entrepreneur
A profile piece on a California-based craft-distillery, Ventura Spirits Company, started by Andrew Caspary Th'06.