UTRF Licensee Attralus Secures $25M in Investment

Professor Jonathan Wall and his team at the UT Graduate School of Medicine have spent more than two decades investigating systemic amyloidosis. Their work played an integral role in helping launch the biopharmaceutical company Attralus with technology licensed from UTRF. Today, Attralus announced that it has secured $25 million in investment financing to work on… Read More

Endeavors in Advanced Composites: UT Startup Recycles Fibers for Nonwoven Mats

Endeavor Composites is based in East Tennessee, but the startup’s name originates from something a little more out of this world: the Space Shuttle Endeavour. “The name kept chasing me,” explained Founder and Chief Executive Officer Hicham Ghossein, PhD. After touring the processing bay where Endeavour was housed as a student in 2011 and then… Read More