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.

  • MYOLYN

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

  • 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.


Therapeutic


Diagnostic


Medical Device


Agriculture

  • 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.


Engineering


Cleantech


Software