Start-ups

advanced robotics technology inspired by information processing in biological system

EnterpriseWorks
Tucson

IllinoisRocstar performs computational analyses for U.S. government agencies and industries, employing first-principles based physics for high-fidelity numerical analysis of fluid flows, combustion, materials, structures, and their interactions in complex changing geometries.

EnterpriseWorks
EnterpriseWorks: Champaign, IL

ImmuVen develops novel drugs that can be used to treat infectious diseases and cancer. The company harnesses a powerful, emerging life science technology, T cell receptors, which are a unique class of immune-targeting therapeutic and diagnostic agents.  These agents have significant advantages over antibodies, which are already a $20 billion/year market against cancer, autoimmune, and infectious diseases. Founded by Dr. David Kranz of the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences and Dr. Patrick Schlievert of the University of Minnesota, the company is located in the University of Illinois Research Park. http://immuven.net/

EnterpriseWorks
EnterpriseWorks: Champaign, IL

Commercializes Global Food 3-D along with other agricultural, food and bioenergy products.

EnterpriseWorks
EnterpriseWorks: Champaign, IL

Jangee is a peer-to-peer social lending platform, enabling individuals to acquire unsecured loans at competitive rates without going through traditional financial institutions such as banks and credit unions.

EnterpriseWorks
EnterpriseWorks: Champaign, IL

High affinity anti-norovirus monoclonal antibodies.

EnterpriseWorks
Rantoul, IL

LEAMgroup provides consulting services to local, metropolitan, and regional planning organizations, utilizing dynamic spatial models to understanding complex problems.

EnterpriseWorks
EnterpriseWorks: Champaign, IL

Merge.FM is creating a web application for collaborative music composition and fan engagement in the music creation process. Co-founded in May 2009 by University of Illinois students Adam Steele, Will Leinweber, and August Knecht.

EnterpriseWorks
Research Park: Champaign, IL

Manufactures and distributes a portable Otoacoustic Emission System that is FDA-approved for testing the inner-ear function of infants, but can also be used in hearing screening research.

EnterpriseWorks
Champaign, IL

NanoSi is dedicated to commercializing fluorescent silicon nanoparticles (FSP), which are useful for biomedical, optoelectronic and low power electronic applications.

EnterpriseWorks
EnterpriseWorks: Champaign, IL
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