Leading the charge on ‘Know your Immunity,’ VirIntel, LLC announces a...

By Kim Gordon, VirIntel | October 06, 2020

Frederick, MD (October, 2020 -- VirIntel, LLC is excited to announce a partnership with Clinical Diagnostic Laboratories (CDL), one of the top Diagnostics Lab in the DC metro area, to offer the VirIntel COVID-19 Antibody Test available immediately. VirIntel leads the charge on the "know your... Read more


Veralox Therapeutics Appoints Life Sciences Industry Veteran Alex Martin as...

By Kathie Callahan Brady | September 22, 2020

FREDERICK, Md. (September, 2020) --Veralox Therapeutics, a biotechnology company developing first-in-class small molecule therapeutics that treat the underlying pathologies of diseases with significant unmet medical needs, today announced the appointment of Alex Martin as Chairman of the Board of... Read more


NANOBIOFAB Awarded a $250,000 Defense Health Agency SBIR grant

By Kathie Callahan Brady | September 22, 2020

Frederick, MD (September 2020) - Nanobiofab, a Frederick-based nanotechnology startup, was awarded a $250,000 Defense Health Agency (DHA) SBIR Program grant for their, “Inkjet assisted Nano printing sensing platform for high-throughput flexible sensors discovery” proposal. Nanobiofab has worked... Read more


VirIntel launches VirIntel COVID-19 Antibody test, delivering superior accuracy

By Kim Gordon, VirIntel | September 16, 2020

VirIntel, LLC is the R&D focused Immuno diagnostics startup located at the Frederick Innovation Technology Center pursuing the goal of immunity intelligence. VirIntel is leading the charge on the “know your immunity” movement in response to COVID-19. About COVID-19 Testing at VirIntel ... Read more


CarrTech LLC Receives Its Fourth Patent and is Awarded $50,000 Grant by TEDCO

By Kathie Callahan Brady | July 10, 2020

Frederick, MD, July, 2020 - CarrTech LLC has been awarded $50,000 from TEDCO’s Pre-seed Builder Fund, as well as professional executive coaching services for their leadership team. This significant investment and executive support specific to medical devices, will better position the company to... Read more


The Edge Accelerator Welcomes 2020 Cohort

By Kathie Callahan Brady | July 07, 2020

Frederick, MD, July 2020 – The Community Growth Accelerator Program, The Edge, welcomed its 2020 Cohort of 14 new startup companies. Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc (FITCI) leadership and mentors of The Edge’s program decided to transition this year’s courses and activities to... Read more


Ultrafast RT-PCR for COVID-19 by Molecular Biology Systems draws Dutch...

Publication demonstrates updated NEXTGENPCR accelerates detection of SARS-CoV-2 RNA from clinical samples

By Brian McNally, VelocidyBio | June 30, 2020

Goes, Netherlands, June 30, 2020 -- Dutch biotechnology company, Molecular Biology Systems, B.V. (MBS) has announced a publication detailing the use of its revolutionary NEXTGENPCR endpoint thermocycler to test for SARS-CoV-2 with a one-step reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction... Read more


Mesa Science Associates and Bryn Pharma Publish Final of Three Pre-Clinical...

The third in a series of studies measured cerebrospinal fluid epinephrine pharmacokinetics, nasal mucosa effects, plasma epinephrine pharmacokinetics, and cardiovascular changes.

By Kathie Callahan Brady | June 17, 2020

FREDERICK, MD June 2020—Mesa Science Associates Inc. (MSA) and Bryn Pharma LLC published the findings from the final of three (3) pre-clinical studies conducted in beagle dogs. These studies establish that epinephrine is readily absorbed when administered intranasally and has advantages over an... Read more


Fine Tuning the Fight: Biotech Startups Tackle the COVID 19 Challenge

By Kathie Callahan Brady | June 06, 2020

Frederick, Maryland - Snuggled into the Catoctin Mountains, Frederick, Maryland, captures travel headlines as a destination for its “hipstoric” character, a blend of picturesque architecture and artful vibes enfolded with rich colonial history and a growing reputation as a foodie haven, but... Read more


CarrTech LLC Among Winners of the Competitive Spring Shore Hatchery

By Kathie Callahan Brady | June 04, 2020

Frederick, MD - CarrTech LLC, a medical preparation device company with a prototype filter for medications packaged in glass ampules, won fifth place in the pitching competition at 2020 Spring Shore Hatchery. The Perdue School of Business Philip E. & Carol R. Ratcliffe Foundation Shore Hatchery is a... Read more


Mesa Science Associates and Bryn Pharma Publish Second Pre-Clinical Study of a...

The second in a series of three studies measured the pharmacokinetic and heart rate effects of intranasal epinephrine in dogs

By Kathie Callahan Brady | April 30, 2020

FREDERICK, MD April 28, 2020—Mesa Science Associates Inc. (MSA) and Bryn Pharma LLC published the findings from the second of three (3) pre-clinical studies conducted in beagle dogs. These studies establish that epinephrine is readily absorbed when administered intranasally and has advantages... Read more


Mesa Science Associates and Bryn Pharma Publish Pre-Clinical Study of a New...

Study finds that nasally-administered epinephrine may be an effective method of treating severe anaphylaxis

By Andrew Paulochik, FITCI | April 14, 2020

FREDERICK, MD April 13, 2020—Mesa Science Associates Inc. (MSA) and Bryn Pharma LLC published the findings from the first of three (3) pre-clinical studies conducted in beagle dogs. These studies establish that epinephrine is readily absorbed when administered intranasally and that the... Read more


Velocidy Bio starts distributing NEXTGENPCR, an instrument capable of analyzing...

By Ivana Shuck | April 01, 2020

Frederick, MD, March 31, 2020 – Velocidy Bio’s Dutch biotech partner, Molecular Biology Systems (MBS), has developed a new method using its revolutionary NEXTGENPCR that decreases the testing time for SARS-CoV-2 to eight minutes, compared to current systems that take over an hour. Utilizing... Read more


Molecular Biology Systems and Velocidy Bio sign distribution agreement

NEXTGENPCR, the ultrafast PCR system, is now available in the United States and Canada

By Velocidy Bio | February 21, 2020

Molecular Biology Systems (MBS), the developer of NEXTGENPCR, is pleased to announce their newest distributor, Velocidy Bio. Velocidy Bio becomes the exclusive distributor of NEXTGENPCR instruments, accessories and consumables in the United States and Canada. NEXTGENPCR is an innovative thermal... Read more


Datakwip recognized in CEMEX Ventures top 50 most promising start-up companies

CEMEX Ventures, Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and Tracxn recently announced their list of the 50 most promising startups working in the construction industry.

By Datakwip | January 28, 2020

Frederick, Maryland, – Datakwip, FITCI's gradaute and a building analytics software company in Frederick, Maryland, was internationally recognized in CEMEX Ventures top 50 most promising start-up companies working in construction technology.CEMEX Ventures, Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and Tracxn... Read more


Frederick Blockchain Startup Aims to Enable Censorship-Resistant Finance on a...

Tellor’s oracle allows for the decentralization of data providers on blockchain smart contracts

By Andrew Paulochik | January 14, 2020

FREDERICK, Md.— Tellor, a Frederick based blockchain startup, is working to improve upon Ethereum, the world’s leading programmable blockchain, by utilizing proof-of-work miners to complete smart contracts. Tellor, a member of technology-focused incubator and accelerator Frederick Innovative... Read more


Mesa Science Associates and Bryn Pharma Announce Initial Study of a New Approach...

By Michael Mesa, CEO of Mesa Science Associates Inc. (MSA) | November 12, 2019

On November 10, 2019, Mr. Michael Mesa, President, and CEO of Mesa Science Associates (MSA), announced the presentation of a non-clinical study regarding Nasal Administration of Epinephrine. The results were presented by Kenneth Dretchen Ph.D., CSO and Principle Investigator at MSA. The study was... Read more


Frederick Community Accelerator Program Graduates 11 Businesses

By Victoria Brun, FNLCR, Partnership Development Office | October 31, 2019

FREDERICK, MD. - Eleven startup businesses recently graduated from the Edge, a community growth business accelerator founded late last year by Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc. (FITCI) in collaboration with Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research and many community partners. The... Read more


The EDGE Graduates 11 Businesses, Awards $11K Start-up Cash

Frederick Innovative Technology Center, Inc. – Success Story

By April Bartel, MediaMight | September 12, 2019

Frederick, MD – Starting a business is like jumping off a cliff… and building your wings on the way down. That’s why the premiere class of entrepreneurs graduating from The Edge, a community growth business accelerator spearheaded by the Frederick Innovative Technology Center Inc., are... Read more


11th Annual Fort Detrick Alliance/FITCI Technology Showcase a Success

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By Kara Poole, FITCI | September 11, 2019

On September 5th FITCI hosted the 11th Annual FITCI/Fort Detrick Alliance Technology Showcase which featured a new partnership with The Maryland Defense Technology Commercialization Center (DefTech). With nearly 200 people in attendance the showcase celebrated the acceleration of technology over the... Read more