Startup Companies

The UF Office of Technology Licensing (OTL) helped start more than 160 biomedical and technology companies based on university research. Here, you can read OTL-produced Company Opportunity Sheets, view websites and watch videos about a selection of these startups. The list is continually updated and categorized under accordion menus. See an alphabetized list of startup companies here.

Human Healthcare



Medical Device


  • BioProdex

    Research, development, sales and service of biological products for pest control and environmental protection, contract research and biopesticide consultant services.

  • Florida Insect Control Group

    A mosquito-control technology company dedicated to the development of products that can be used worldwide in the fight against the leading infectious disease-carrying pest, the mosquito.

    Read Florida Insect Control Group Company Opportunity Sheet

  • Integrated Plant Genetics Inc.

    A development-stage biotechnology company developing, producing and licensing new technologies for crop improvement and pathogen control.

  • RAPiD Genomics

    Offering DNA genotyping and data analysis solutions for applications in the agriculture, forestry and livestock industries.


  • Altavian, Inc.

    An unmanned-aircraft solutions provider that integrates engineering and manufacturing with services that enable the technology for federal, state, local, and commercial clients.

    Read Altavian, Inc. Company Opportunity Sheet

  • ChaoLogix

    Enabling semiconductor manufacturers to produce integrated circuits with maximum security, safe from malicious side-channel attacks at ultra-low levels of power.

  • Fishing Physics

    Commecializing ecofriendly, long-lasting hydrogel fishing baits with scent-based attractants.

    Read Fishing Physics Company Opportunity Sheet

  • Gallia Semiconductor

    Manufacturer of Gallium Nitride (GaN) substrate structures for the LED and wide band-gap power electronics markets, using critically differentiated technology and manufacturing processes to produce very low cost devices that address targeted markets.

  • IC2 Interdisciplinary Consulting Corp

    A technology-development company commercializing miniaturized instrumentation that monitors health of aerospace propulsion systems and enables reduced aircraft noise and improved fuel efficiency.

  • NanoPhotonica

    Bringing innovative nanomaterials and production techniques to enable market-altering improvements to displays, solar panels, as well as other electronic device industries

  • nVerpix

    Revolutionary Pixels for Tomorrow's OLED Displays

  • Optym

    Bringing efficiency to transportation networks through optimization, simulation and data analytics solutions.

  • Prioria

    A developer of small unmanned aerial vehicle systems and related technologies, most notably the Maveric, a breakthrough composite carbon fiber UAV.

  • Rapid Mobile Technologies

    Mobile network emulation technology.

  • ReliOx

    Revolution in microbial contamination control.

  • Satlantis

    A technology development company specializing in innovative technologies for use on constellations of microsatellites.

  • Sinmat Inc.

    Develops products via planarization-enabled technologies used in semiconductor manufacturing for computer chips, solid state lighting, and power devices.

  • Smart Structures Inc.

    Global leader in wireless Embedded Data Collector (EDC) solutions precast into concrete and used to determine pile capacity and integrity in real-time.