Monthly Archives: March 2017
Founder Laura Hales wins the WIB Lobster Pot pitch competition
In a Shark Tank-style event sponsored by Women In Bio, Extend Biosciences founder Laura Hales, Ph.D. won first prize (an All-Clad Lobster Pot!) in the pitch competition in front of >100 audience members and 4 investors. The event, held at LabCentral, featured 6 companies pitching from life sciences and healthcare, and was moderated by Marian Nakada of JJDC.
Extend Biosciences is awarded a Phase I grant from NIAID
Extend Biosciences was awarded a Phase I SBIR grant from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease to work on a program for acute radiation syndrome.