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3D Bio Therapeutics

Category: Biotech Research & Production Tools
Campus: Ithaca
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3D Bio Therapeutics is a bioprinting platform company focused on whole tissue living implants for near term indications, which fully integrate into body and become nearly indistinguishable from native tissue.

Location: New York, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2014

Agricultural Modeling and Training Systems, LLC

Category: AgTech
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Agricultural Modeling and Training Systems, LLC, produces software that makes dairy and meat production more efficient and reduces potential negative environmental impacts.

Location: Cortland, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2005

Airy3D, Inc.

Category: Virtual Reality
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Airy3D is a consumer electronic company developing a suite of passive depth recovery technologies to bring 3D machine vision to any camera. The company raised $10 million of Series A venture funding in 2018. The funding was used to advance its licensing roadmap for the first commercial adoptions of its DepthIQTM 3D sensor platform with top-tier mobile OEMs (original equipment manufacturers). Airy3D has raised $14M in venture capital funding to date.

Location: Montreal, Canada

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2017

Androvia LifeSciences LLC

Category: Diagnostics
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Androvia LifeSciences is a NY-based, privately held company focused on developing new diagnostics that provide a higher level of patient management of male fertility for use by clinicians to counsel couples. The company’s objective is to understand male fertility at its most fundamental level – how it occurs, how it’s measured, and how it can be applied to improve outcomes.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2015

Ava Labs Inc.

Category: FinTech
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Praxis Center for Venture Development

Ava Labs makes it simple to launch finance applications using blockchain technology.

Location: New York, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2020

Bactana Animal Health

Category: Veterinary
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Center for Life Science Ventures

Bactana Animal Health is a global development stage animal health company. Its product development platform (FPS-4) is initially being developed for food animals and has demonstrated increases in yield efficiency, weight gain, and improved gut health through enhancement to an animal’s microbiome.

Location: Lewes, DE

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2016

bloXroute Labs, Inc.

Category: FinTech
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

bloXroute is a blockchain scalability solution that allows all cryptocurrencies and blockchains to scale to thousands of transactions per second (TPS) on-chain, without any protocol changes. bloXroute solves the scalability bottleneck by addressing the substantial time required for all nodes to synchronize when handling large volumes of TPS. Most importantly, bloXroute does this in a provably neutral way.

Location: Evanston, IL

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2019

Bodi Energy (formerly known as Axium Nano, LLC)

Category: Material (Semiconductor, Energy Conversion & Storage, etc.)
Campus: Ithaca
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Bodi Energy is focused on the next generation of lithium-ion batteries. By incorporating a novel electrospray process to create a scalable film and adding a 2-D sheet of conductive graphene, Bodi Energy is advancing the use of silicon-based materials for efficient energy storage in batteries.

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2010

Computational Textiles

Category: Manufacturing
Campus: Ithaca
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Computational Textiles, Inc is a small employee-owned company founded to create textile visualization and manufacturing software. The company’s first product, Weft, is a web application and manufacturing process that enables anyone to transform design ideas into intricately patterned woven cloth.

Location: Providence, RI

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2017

Conamix, Inc.

Category: Material (Semiconductor, Energy Conversion & Storage, etc.)
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Center for Life Science Ventures

Conamix is commercializing high performance battery materials based on proprietary Cornell technology. The company’s unique battery materials allow higher energy density in existing lithium ion architectures and are manufactured using low cost and highly commercial methods.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2015

CycloPure, Inc.

Category: Cleantech
Campus: Ithaca
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CycloPure is engaged in the design, development, and commercialization of a new class of highly adsorbent materials for use in the separation and removal of pollutants, VOCs, and other organic compounds from water and air. The technology was partly developed by the Helbling Research Group at The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering. CycloPure has raised $8.81M in funding to date.

Location: Encinitas, CA

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2016

Dimensional Energy, Inc.

Category: Cleantech
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Center for Life Science Ventures

Through effective utilization of light energy, Dimensional Energy’s HI-Light Reactor makes it possible to lower the pressures and temperatures necessary for energy-intensive chemical reactions to occur. This makes it possible to convert molecules such as carbon dioxide into feedstocks for downstream chemical and fuel processes. Dimensional Energy’s creative business model and artificial photosynthesis process aim to actively address the problem of climate change by providing profitable pathways to utilize renewable energy in carbon-intensive industries. The company has raised $1.2M in venture capital to date.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2018

Dryfiber, LLC

Category: Manufacturing
Campus: Ithaca
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Dryfiber, LLC is a subsidiary of DryWired that is developing stain resistant coatings for surfaces and textiles using fluorine-free polymer chemistry. The coating process disburses a thin polymeric coating on a surface, imparting a microscopically rough texture that can resist staining from vegetable, olive, and other oils. When applied textiles, there is no noticeable impact on the feel or softness of the fabric.

Location: Beverly Hills, CA

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2018

Dynamic Locomotion, Inc.

Category: Robotics and Drones
Campus: Ithaca
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Dynamic Locomotion, Inc. (Dynaloco) was founded in 2018 to develop autonomous machines for environmental monitoring, agriculture, and other applications of highly dynamic and energy-efficient robotic systems.

Location: Groton, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2020

Ecolectro, Inc.

Category: Material (Semiconductor, Energy Conversion & Storage, etc.)
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Center for Life Science Ventures

Ecolectro develops structurally robust and highly conductive polymer membranes for a range of applications, including electrolysis and fuel cell systems that not only improve performance but also dramatically decrease costs.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2015

Elucida Oncology, Inc.

Category: Diagnostics
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Elucida Oncology, Inc. is developing technology for the treatment and diagnostic imaging of oncological diseases.

Location: New York, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2015

Embark Veterinary, Inc.

Category: Veterinary
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Center for Life Science Ventures

Embark is a veterinary science-focused company specializing in canine genetics. Through the use of cutting-edge genetic testing and analysis, Embark offers 21st century pet wellness advice coupled with comprehensive ancestry, morphological trait, and genetic disease information for dog owners.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2015

Esper BioSciences, Inc.

Category: Diagnostics
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Center for Life Science Ventures

Esper Biosciences aims to develop a low-cost, high-speed DNA sequencer, for use in point-of-care medical diagnostics and scientific research.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2017

Exotanium, Inc.

Category: Software
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Praxis Center for Venture Development

Exotanium creates a new cloud-native application container architecture that is both fast and secure.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2019

Ezra Robotics, Inc.

Category: Robotics and Drones
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Currently operating in stealth mode.

Location: Ithaca, New York

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2019

Farther Farms, Inc.

Category: FoodTech
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Farther Farms is a food processing technology company that has developed a new method to preserve fresh-cut fruits and vegetables for months at room temperature, without preservatives or chemicals.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2018

Fera Diagnostics and Biologicals Corp.

Category: Veterinary
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

FERA Diagnostics and Biologicals combines innovation and science to bring practical products to the animal health field that will enhance the health, productivity and welfare of pets and production animals.

Location:

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2016

FloraPulse, Co.

Category: AgTech
Campus: Ithaca
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FloraPulse has developed real-time sensors to measure how thirsty a plant is. By knowing how much to irrigate, growers can increase crop yield and product quality, while reducing water use. The company received $224,766 of grant funding from the National Science Foundation in 2018.

Location: Davis, CA

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2018

Forte Protein Inc.

Category: FoodTech
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Center for Life Science Ventures

Forte Protein uses a plant-based technology to produce a broad spectrum of meat, fish, and dairy proteins without the need for animals eliminating the carbon footprint involved in animal agriculture.

Location: Trumansburg, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2022

Geegah, LLC

Category: Material (Semiconductor, Energy Conversion & Storage, etc.)
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Praxis Center for Venture Development

Geegah is developing advanced sensors to offer the most secure and convenient biometric sensors. Based on gigahertz ultrasonics Geegah’s technology employs single-chip biometric solutions with an emphasis on fingerprint sensing.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2018

Geler Inc.

Category: FoodTech
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Geler developed a machine that can provide frozen products from any liquid in seconds and on-demand at any location without refrigeration.

Location: San Francisco Area, CA

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2022

GNS Healthcare, Inc.

Category: Digital Health
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

GNS Healthcare applies its groundbreaking, powerful artificial intelligence (AI) platform to unravel the complexity of human disease in order to match the right treatment to the right patient at the right time.

Location: Cambridge, MA

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2006

Halomine, Inc.

Category: Chemicals
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Praxis Center for Venture Development

Halomine develops rechargeable antimicrobial technologies for uses in healthcare facilities, food processing plants, etc.  The lead product, HaloFilm, is a unique rechargeable antimicrobial liquid spray that creates an antimicrobial film on almost any surface. HaloFilm offers a continuous protection against microbes on surface materials such as on stainless steel, plastics, coat of paint, or rubber.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2019

Hermes Life Sciences LLC

Category: Diagnostics
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

H.E.R.M.E.S Life Sciences has developed a rapid and low-cost approach to separate red blood cells from plasma using magnetic beads and a portable separator. This approach yields highly pure plasma from small volumes, takes less than two minutes, and can be applied for diagnostic tests for COVID-19, HIV 1 / 2, and HCV.

Location: Rockville, Maryland

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2021

InCaveo Inc.

Category: Electronics
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

InCaveo is a mobile, digital health company that helps doctors monitor patients and manage complex medical treatments.

Location: San Francisco, CA

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2021

Inso Biosciences

Category: Biotech Research & Production Tools
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Center for Life Science Ventures

Inso Biosciences is developing a cell sample preparation platform designed to perform cellular sample processing. The company’s platform separates and isolates cellular components, enabling users to perform long-read DNA sequencing and multi-omic analysis. The company joined the NSF I-Corps Spring 2020 Program in April 2020 and received $225,000 funding in the form of grants.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2020

Intermix Performance Materials, Inc.

Category: Manufacturing
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Praxis Center for Venture Development

Intermix Performance Materials’ multi-block compatibilizer additive technology increases the efficient and cost-effective recycling of post-consumer mixed plastic waste and produces higher quality resultant resins.

Location: SE Washington, DC

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2021

KanduPay, Inc.

Category: FinTech
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

KanduPay, Inc. is a dynamic cryptocurrency exchange, e-Wallet, and remittance solution that facilitates and eases the exchange of fiat & digital currencies, financial transactions, and wallet services across market channels for its platform users supporting major currencies across the globe (KanduPay.com).

Location: Beverly Hills, California

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2022

Kanvas Bioscience, Inc.

Category: Diagnostics
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Center for Life Science Ventures

Kanvas Biosciences, Inc. has developed an approach to identify dense microbial organisms at a single-microbe resolution through spatially resolved metagenomics and a combination of multi-spectral imaging and innovative software. This technology circumvents metagenomic sequencing and can be applied as a diagnostic to identify microbial communities or study tumor-microbiome relationships.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2021

Lassen Peak,Inc.

Category: Cybersecurity
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Lassen Peak is a developer of terahertz imaging radar for advanced security applications. The company is currently operating in Stealth mode.

Location: Bellevue, WA

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2021

MiTeGen, LLC

Category: Biotech Research & Production Tools
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

MiTeGen, LLC, designs and manufactures products for X-ray diffraction and crystallography of proteins and small molecule/inorganic compounds, and for manipulation and measurement of small samples in cell biology, histology, clinical diagnostics, entomology, archaeology, and geology.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2004

NFHS Inc.

Category: Personal Products / Cosmetics
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Currently operating in stealth mode.

Location: Delray Beach, FL

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2020

NYAG, LLC (Crunch Time Apple Growers)

Category: Horticulture
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

NYAG (New York Apple Growers), LLC, was formed around an exclusive license agreement for two new apple varieties, ‘New York 1’ and ‘New York 2’. This member owned company is open to all New York growers to help promote agricultural market growth within New York state.

Location: Albion, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2010

Organic Robotics Corporation

Category: Robotics and Drones
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Praxis Center for Venture Development

Organic Robotics Corporation is building smart fabrics to deliver accurate motion capture and fast pressure sensing. The company has worked with accelerators/incubators Luminate NY Accelerator, RevIthaca StartupWorks, and Capital Factory.

Location: Rochester, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2019

Orthogonal, Inc.

Category: Material (Semiconductor, Energy Conversion & Storage, etc.)
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Orthogonal, Inc., is developing environmentally safe, high-performance fluorinated photoresists to make “organic,” or carbon-based electronics on the same machinery manufacturers use to make silicon-based electronics.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2009

OWiC Technologies, Inc.

Category: Material (Semiconductor, Energy Conversion & Storage, etc.)
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Praxis Center for Venture Development

OWiC Technologies is the developer of microscopic optical smart ID tags. Technology. The company was named the winner of the annual BenDaniel Venture Challenge in April 2020. OWiC Technologies joined the NSF I-Corps Summer 2020 Cohort in June 2020.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2020

Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc.

Category: Diagnostics
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Pacific Biosciences of California, Inc., is developing Single Molecule Real Time (SMRT™), a technology platform to detect biological events at single molecule resolution. Its first commercial application will be fast, low-cost DNA sequencing; future planned applications for the SMRT™ platform include RNA sequencing and analysis of protein synthesis.

Location: Menlo Park, CA

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2002

PhytoTech, LLC

Category: AgTech
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

PhytoTech, LLC is a New York-based biotech-company developing novel antiviral treatments to treat viral infections, particularly targeting members of the Flaviviridae virus family, including flaviviruses, pestiviruses (including BVDV), and hepaciviruses. The company is currently focusing on developing novel therapies specifically tailored for the treatment of cancers and other deadly diseases caused by viral infections. The company was founded based on intellectual property generated from Cornell University.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2020

REEgen Inc.

Category: Cleantech
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Praxis Center for Venture Development

REEgen is reimagining the global rare earth supply by replacing the most harmful production steps with clean microbial processes, securing these critical elements for a future of unbounded, widespread renewable energy. Other applications include screens of smartphones, computers, flat-panel televisions, the motors of computer drives, batteries of hybrid and electric cars, and new generation light bulbs.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2022

SafetyStratus, Inc.

Category: Software
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

SafetyStratus offers the industry’s most comprehensive enterprise EH&S software platform with software, technology, and content to reduce risks and achieve operational excellence. Teams in academia, construction, healthcare, and general industry use the SafetyStratus platform to conduct inspections, perform behavior-based observations, collaborate on JSAs and JHAs, prepare incident reports, track institutional protocols, radioactive isotope inventory, and stay compliant with federal or regional regulations in any part of the world using a desktop or a mobile device in real-time.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2011

Sedec Therapeutics, Inc.

Category: Therapeutics
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Sedec is a therapeutics company that aims to inhibit key factors in a subset of CD4+ T cells to decrease inflammation. This approach can be used to treat T cell-mediated autoimmune disorders, such as inflammatory bowel disease.

Location: Boston, MA

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2021

Soctera, Inc.

Category: Material (Semiconductor, Energy Conversion & Storage, etc.)
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Praxis Center for Venture Development

Soctera is developing the world’s first aluminum nitride-based power amplifier. These amplifiers will allow higher power operation than other material platforms, such as gallium nitride or silicon. Higher power translates to an increase in the distance a wireless signal can travel. This is of value in markets such as base stations and military radar systems. Soctera plans to expand from this initial product and develop the aluminum nitride platform as the future of high-frequency, high-power electronics.

Soctera spun out of an engineering lab at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2021

TeraPore Technologies, Inc.

Category: Biotech Research & Production Tools
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

TeraPore Technologies, Inc. develops membrane technologies for high-permeability, high-resolution separations including purification of biological fluids.

Location: San Francisco, CA

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2014

Ukko Agro

Category: AgTech
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Ukko Agro is building a smart agriculture ecosystem that uses prescriptive disease/pest management models and integrates with external on-farm machinery and equipment via IoT to help farmers optimize crop inputs to achieve higher yields. Ukko Agro ecosystem aims to offer a solution to critical questions about improving yields sustainably and cost-effectively for farmers, meeting sustainability standards for CPGs and in the end benefit consumers.

Location: Toronto, Ontario

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2018

Uni Creative, Inc.

Category: Software
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Uni actualizes inclusion by radically transforming how companies make smart decisions.

From figuring out quarterly objectives to planning weekly sprints, or just figuring out how to deal with a pesky bug, Uni let’s mannagers ask their teams impactful questions, stay true to their timelines, and have a set of ideas for when it is time to decide what to do.

 

Location: Brooklyn, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2019

Vernx Biotechnology Pty. Ltd.

Category: Therapeutics
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Vernx Biotechnology is developing a range of nutrition products using branched fatty acids (BCFA) for multiple uses: to improve gastrointestinal health in pre-mature and non-premature infants, as a nutritional supplement for adults, and for eventual therapeutic use.

Location: New South Wales, Australia

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2016

Versatope Therapeutics, Inc.

Category: Therapeutics
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Versatope Therapeutics is using exosomes (extracellular vesicles) derived from genetically engineered probiotics as a technology platform for the targeted delivery of large molecules used in vaccines, therapeutics and diagnostics. The company has worked with accelerators/incubators MassCONNECT, MassChallenge, and JLABS.

Location: Boston, MA

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2018

VitaMe Technologies, Inc.

Category: Digital Health
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Center for Life Science Ventures

VitaMe Technologies (DBA VitaScan™) has developed a smartphone based diagnostic platform enabling accurate, fast, convenient, and low cost testing of vitamins and micronutrients in the home and at local pharmacies and clinics. The company received $1.15 million of grant funding from the United States Department of Defense in 2020.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2016

Widetronix, Inc.

Category: Material (Semiconductor, Energy Conversion & Storage, etc.)
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

Widetronix, Inc., designs and builds small, long-life ultra low power sensor platforms for defense and medical applications.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2009

WOTN, LLC

Category: Software
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator:

WOTN is a risk software company that provides an independent, real-time, simulation-based risk management platform for the $1T commercial mortgage backed securities market. The patent pending technology provides risk measurements on demand for loans and bonds in the derivative structure compliant with Basel in a comprehensive portfolio management system.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2004

ZYMtronix, Inc.

Category: Biotech Research & Production Tools
Campus: Ithaca
Incubator: Center for Life Science Ventures

ZYMtronix is a biotechnology startup that services enzyme and pharmaceutical manufacturers. ZYMtronix immobilizes and optimizes biocatalysts for continuous manufacturing using green chemistry principles to lower the costs and increase the yields of drug manufacturing.

Location: Ithaca, NY

Foundation Cornell Technology Licensed: 2014