Today, we’re happy to announce the kickoff of our new outreach project: a two-year partnership with representatives from major hubs of scientific entrepreneurship, known as The Breakout Labs Ambassador Program. We’re looking for innovative,…» Continue Reading
Can philanthropy bridge the early-stage funding gap for hard science and technology and bring radical innovation back to the economy? Breakout Labs believes it can. In a recent interview with The World Economic Forum, our own Lindy…» Continue Reading
Q&A with Grand Central Tech: How an innovative accelerator is providing NYC startups with work space for no rent or equity stake
It sounds almost be too good to be true, doesn’t it? Entrepreneurs get the room and resources required to build their business in the heart of the Big Apple—without paying rent for a full year….» Continue Reading
“Executives from startups funded by Peter Thiel’s Breakout Labs gave short, fast-paced talks about a range of efforts: growing bone from stem cells, linking Alzheimer’s disease to bacterial infection, developing a patch to monitor the…» Continue Reading
Q&A with Dan Bell: How Bell Biosystems is creating the world’s first living MRI cell tracking technology.
Less than 3 years after becoming a Breakout Labs grantee, Bell Biosystems raised a $3 million Series A round toward the development of Magnelles that create magnetic nanoparticles for tracking implanted cells in real time using standard magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Just…» Continue Reading