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.
To dye for: Breast cancer on the margins
September 1, 2015 | spectroscopyNOW
Dartmouth researchers have devised a new way to perform near infrared optical measurements of resected breast tissue for potential follow-up surgeries.
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.
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 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.
Little Known Characters in America: Sylvanus Thayer
August 17, 2015 | JG-TC
Known as “the Father of West Point” Sylvanus Thayer (June 9, 1785 - Sept. 7, 1872) first attended Dartmouth College, graduating in 1807 as valedictorian of his class.
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.
How else are women pulling one another into the tech world?
August 5, 2015 | The Washington Post
"Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth noted, with pride, that nearly half of its students are women."
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.