Topic: Bioscience

Global Production of Shade Grown Coffee Shrinking

April 16, 2014
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The proportion of land used to cultivate shade grown coffee, relative to the total land area of coffee cultivation, has fallen by nearly 20 percent globally since 1996, according to a new study by scientists from The University of Texas at Austin and five other institutions.

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Austin Technology Incubator Awarded Grant for Wet Lab Project

Oct. 24, 2012

The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI) at The University of Texas at Austin was recently awarded a federal Economic Development Administration grant to develop a public-private partnership to support an Austin-area wet laboratory incubator. The project is a result of an earlier ATI feasibility study that quantitated demand for a wet laboratory space in the Austin vicinity.

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University of Texas at Austin Bioscience Laboratory Welcomes First Corporate Tenant

Sept. 1, 2011

A start-up company established by a Nobel Laureate chemist is the first tenant in the UTech Dorm Room, a cooperative research laboratory at The University of Texas at Austin's College of Pharmacy.

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Austin Technology Incubator Receives Federal Grant to Study Feasibility of Laboratory for Life Sciences Firms

June 30, 2010

The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI), a not-for-profit arm of The University of Texas at Austin, has received a $140,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce's Economic Development Administration (EDA) to determine the feasibility of developing wet-lab space for life-sciences companies.

A wet lab is where scientists test and analyze chemicals and biological materials and it requires a special facility with running water, ventilation and specialized utility access.

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The University of Texas at Austin's Technology Incubator Names Director to Lead Commercialization in Biosciences Unit

June 28, 2010

The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI), a not-for-profit business-building unit of The University of Texas at Austin, has appointed Dr. Cindy R. WalkerPeach director of the ATI-Bioscience Incubator.

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