Prototype-to-Production Hardware Accelerator 2020 Cohort

Meet the cohort

Dr. Rula Abud Antaki

1-by-1 Diagnostics

Dr. Rula Abbud-Antaki

 

A Cancer BioChip System, invented by Dr. Rula Abbud-Antaki, that rapidly detects abnormal generic variants and their impact on 3D growth of cancer cells, allowing for the selection of personalized therapy.

Noma Byron and Maurice Daniel

AshLawn Energy

Norma Byron, Maurice Daniel

 

Ashlawn Energy provides energy storage solutions to provide commercial customers with clean, cost-effective energy solutions.

Erika LaCasse

CassCap

Erika LaCasse

 

Cass Cap owns a patented measuring device that eliminates the need for measuring spoons by measuring spices and powdered ingredients straight out of the bottle. Cass Cap brings a convenient, fast, and mess-reducing solution for home or institutional cooks.

Lana Farrell, Nathan Oakes,a nd Hailey Scofield

Combpex

Lana Farrell, Nathan Oakes and Hailey Scofield

 

A Combplex Smart frame is a regular bee frame with the ability to eliminate harmful Varroa destructor parasites within the beehive using precision technology. Combplex can also estimate the percentage of infested bees in the colony, in addition to specifically targeting the embedded mite for elimination, all without opening the hive.

Romy Fain

Heat Inverse

Romy Fain

 

Heat Inverse creates thin films that cool without additional energy input, moving parts, or waste heat.

Sara Reyes

Looe

Sarah Reyes

 

Looe is developing a countertop breastmilk pasteurizer that brings established and safe milk pasteurization techniques into the home.

Marty Walters

Real Straw

Marty Walters

 

Real Straw LLC replaces plastic drinking straws with all-natural gluten-free, wheat stem straws.

Hilary Niver-Johnson

Sustainable Viticulture Systems

Hilary Niver-Johnson

 

Sustainable Viticulture Systems micro-combine heat and power generation via grape-seed biomass gasification.