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

  • Clinipace

    A global full-service digital contract research organization (dCRO) that has pioneered an innovative service model to serve the unique needs of venture-backed, mid-tier, and strategic pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device firms.

  • Entrinsic Health Solutions

    Commercializing a medical food that helps maintain hydration and restore normal GI function during chemotherapy and radiation treatment.

  • Gila Therapeutics, Inc.

    Gila Therapeutics, Inc. is a biomedical technology company targeting a new pathway to treat obesity by increasing fullness, decreasing caloric intake and producing weight loss.

  • HyGreen

    A medical-technology company commercializing the HyGreen Hand Hygiene Recording and Reminding System, the first and most comprehensive tool to definitively monitor adherence to hand hygiene protocol.


    Creates rehab technology for people with neurological disorders fighting to achieve ambitious health and athletic goals.

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  • Prometheon Pharma

    Eliminating needle injections. Shaping the future of drug delivery.

  • Saisijin Biotech

    A biomaterials company engaging in the research, creation, and commercialization of biomaterial products for the scientific, academic and biotechnology communities.

  • Xhale

    A medical-technology company developing and commercializing patient-centric monitoring solutions for the healthcare industry.



Medical Device



  • 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.