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By Ashley Grabill

New Harvest 2016: How will science shape the future of food?

posted on August 11th, 2016

A few weeks ago, Breakout Labs Ambassador, Calvin Schmidt, attended the first ever New Harvest conference in San Francisco. The event focused on cellular agriculture, specifically how to grow our food in test tubes instead…

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By Ashley Grabill

ICYMI: The non-scientist’s guide to investing in science startups

posted on July 28th, 2016

Yesterday, Breakout Labs Scientific Director, Hemai Parthasarathy, participated in a webinar hosted by the Angel Capital Association (ACA) on the topic of investing in disruptive science and what to look out for, especially if you’re…

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Q&A with Ashley Grabill, Communications Director at Breakout Labs

posted on July 12th, 2016

We’re excited to introduce the newest addition to the Breakout Labs team: Communications Director, Ashley Grabill. Previously, Ashley managed marketing communications and individual giving at Samasource, a nonprofit that gives work to marginalized people as…

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From left to right: Yi Chao (Founder and CEO); Jack Jones, Scott Leland, Robin Willis (engineers); Dave Fratantoni (CSO).

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Q&A with Yi Chao: How Seatrec’s technology is turning the ocean’s thermal energy into electricity

posted on June 3rd, 2016

In the realm of renewable energy, solar and wind may get the lion’s share of media attention and industry buzz— but when we were introduced to the remarkable technology developed at Seatrec, we knew the…

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Q&A with Matthew Scholz: How DGI’s technology expands and enhances the Immusoft platform

posted on March 30th, 2016

On March 8, one of the first companies we funded, Immusoft, announced it has acquired Discovery Genomics, Inc., bringing new expertise and technologies to its therapeutic platform. We asked Matthew Scholz, CEO, if he could share…

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