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A BioStrategy Partners program providing a continuum of services and infrastructure to emerging and early-stage life science companies in the Philly North community
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Accu Measurement and Testing, Inc. (AMT) is a technology consulting company specializing in bioinformatics and computational biology software and services.  AMT’s computational software brings together a unique combination of enhanced import, analysis and visualization capabilities that are particularly useful for biologists and researchers who work with microarray and mass spectrometry data.  Contact Chris Chiu, Chief Research Scientist and Managing Director at chris.chiu@amtinfo.com.

Augmenta Biologicals, LLC, located in the Lankenau Institute for Medical Research (LIMR) incubator, is a seed-stage biopharmaceutical company developing new technologies for improved immunization without the need for conventional immune adjuvants.   For more information, please contact Paul Simon, Ph.D., President & CSO at simonpm@augmentabio.com.

Aviana Molecular Technologies LLC, located in the LIMR incubator, is a development stage diagnostic  company working on an innovative, highly sensitive, and user friendly platform technology, with an initial interest in developing a point of care diagnostic of infections (POC).  For more information, please contact Vanaja Ragavan, MD, Founder/CEO/Chairman at vragavan@avianamolecular.com.

Banner Industries, LLC, located in the Montgomery County Community College (MCCC) incubator, designs and produces both physical games and online virtual games that provide children additional resources to improve educational understanding and promote higher achievement levels and greater understanding of concepts necessary for future success.  For more information, please contact Matthew Chalal, President at matthewc@bannerindust.com.

Biltmore Pharmaceutical Software Solutions has developed a hosted/outsourced business intelligence solution for the Sales and Marketing divisions of small to mid-tier pharmaceutical and biotech companies that addresses sales reporting, ad-hoc querying, dashboard/scorecarding, and incentive compensation needs.  Contact Mike Wexler at mwexler@biltmoretech.com for more information.

CD Diagnostics, located in the LIMR incubator, is developing assays for orthopaedic surgeons and rheumatologists who would like greater diagnostic confidence in joint fluid analysis.  For more information, contact Michael J. Behr at mjbehr@cddiagnostics.com.

Creative Footwear Technology, Inc.  is a bio-design shoe manufacturing company, also involved in designing, manufacturing, and selling comfortable, functional, and therapeutic footwear. Contact Richard Posoff at richardposoff@creativefootweartechnology.com

Dynamis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. seeks to develop drugs to inhibit the FN3K enzyme and lower 3DG as a treatment for diabetes complications.  For more information, please contact Alice Marcy, Ph.D. at amarcy@dynamis-therapeutics.com.

Focus Biomolecules LLC is a life sciences company specializing in focused, targeted chemical libraries, bioactive small molecules and custom chemical synthesis.  For more information, please contact Jeff Adams, Ph.D., President, at jadamsphd@gmail.com.

Immunome, Inc., located in the LIMR incubator, is a start-up biopharmaceutical company with a patented native, human antibody platform which enables us to harness the natural curative power of the human immune system. We are using this game-changing technology to develop novel therapies for infections which currently have no or inadequate treatment options.  For more information, contact Timothy J. Pelura, Ph.D., Chairman, President & CEO at tjpelura@gmail.com.

Innovations Foresight, LLC is a discovery organization for synergistic vision technology solutions. The company’s EazyTrack software will track patient names, arteries, and veins and will automatically calculate the AV ratio for the individual patients. Contact Tom Cockley at tom@innovationsforesight.com.

Inventox, Inc., located in the LIMR incubator, is a biotechnology company that has two major areas of concentration: 1) development and testing of mucosal vaccines, and 2) creation of novel drugs for the treatment of neurologic disorders.  Contact Lance L. Simpson, Ph.D. at llsone@comcast.net.

Jade Precision Medical Components LLC Formed in 2005, Jade Precision Medical Components (JPMC) provides the medical industry with precision medical implant, device, instrument, and medical device component machining, from prototyping to full production requirements.  ISO 13485:2003, ISO 9001:200 certified and FDA registered, JPMC serves the orthopedic, medical device, dental and pharmaceutical industries.  JPMC has emerged as a leading manufacturer of spinal screws, plates, extremity bone screws, oral maxillofacial implants, medical device components, instruments and much more in the medical device industry.  For more information, please contact Brian T. Manley, CEO at bmanley@jadecorp.com.

LIMR Chemical Genomics Center, Inc. (LCGC) is a biotech company that was created to fill a major gap in technology by providing access to large compound libraries for high-throughput screening. LCGC is efficiently storing and arraying hundreds of thousands of compounds that can be used to evaluate new drug targets.  Contact Mel Reichman at reichmanm@mlhs.org.

MBF Therapeutics (MBFT) is a development-stage veterinary oncology company dedicated to advancing the standard of care for companion animals by commercializing safe, effective and humane cancer treatments for the high value companion animal market.  Contact Tom Tillett, President & CEO at ttillett@mbftherapeutics.com.

NuPathe, Inc. is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of branded therapeutics for diseases of the central nervous system, including neurological and psychiatric disorders.  Its most advanced product candidate, Zelrix™, is an active, single-use transdermal sumatriptan patch for the treatment of acute migraine.  The Company completed its initial public offering (IPO) on August 11, 2010.  For more information, please contact Ezra H. Felker, VP Business Development at efelker@nupathe.com.

OneWorld Biotech, Inc. offers flexible, integrated and custom molecular and cellular biology services and solutions (gene cloning and vector construction, protein expression and purification, DNA and RNA analysis, and cell line and assay development) on a fee-for-service outsourcing arrangement and advanced and comprehensive early stage R&D support through client-sponsored specialized projects, retained consultancy and strategic partnerships to US biotech and pharmaceutical companies and government laboratories. Contact Malla Padidam, Ph.D., President at support@oneworldbio.com.

Orion Fleet Intelligence allows mobile workforce operators to reduce costs, reduce risk, and improve operational efficiency through a combination of business intelligence analytics and telematics technologies.  For more information, contact Brad Bartkowski at bbartkowski@orionlsp.com.

Proplex Technologies, LLC is working to identify markers from which to develop diagnostic kits for detection of early-stage cancers. One of the products they are currently working on is a technology to identify the stages of breast cancer. Contact Kourosh Sabet-Payman, Technology Commercialization Manager, Temple University.

ProTecs LLC  is a turnkey Project and Construction Management firm specializing in regulated high-tech industries including pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, semiconductor, specialty chemical, photovoltaic and mission critical / data centers. In addition, ProTecs offers outsourced facilities management services and real estate consulting including development advisory services, comparative test fits, and strategic portfolio assessments.  For more information, please contact Alice Cross, Controller at across@protecsinc.com

QR Pharma, Inc. is a specialty pharmaceutical company founded to develop novel drugs for the treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease.  The company has two compounds in clinical development, both with disease modifying activities, e.g. they have the potential to stop the progression of the disease as well as symptomatic efficacy.  Contact Maria Maccecchini, Ph.D. at info@qrpharma.com.   

Technical Vision, Inc. is an early-stage product development company that specializes in the design and manufacture of electronic mobility aids that facilitate safe and independent travel for individuals with vision loss and physical disabilities. For more information, contact Lorraine H. Keller, Ph.D. at lkeller@technicalvisioninc.com.

Vascular Strategies, LLC, located in the LIMR incubator, is dedicated to the discovery and expansion of treatment options for Cardiovascular Disease. Our company is a complete resource for functional testing and development of therapeutic candidates for arresting and reversing atherosclerosis through modulation of HDL, Reverse Cholesterol Transport (RCT), and Immune Mediators. For more information, contact Steven J. Adelman, Ph.D. at sadelman@vascularstrategy.com.

ZSX Medical, LLC is an early-stage medical device company focused on improving surgical procedures and outcomes. ZSX Medical's device, Zip-Stitch® will revolutionize surgical procedures in the cesarean delivery market.  For more information, contact Dan Mazzucco, Ph.D., President & Chief Technology Officer at dmazzucco@zsxmedical.com.

 
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