UMaine med device spinoff Neuright receives $225K tech transfer award

(From Mainebiz) Neuright Inc. is working to create and commercialize an affordable medical device that measures nerve conduction and stimulates the regrowth of nerves. The startup was formed as a result of the team’s participation in the first cohort of the UMaine Innovation, Research and Technology Accelerator program, (MIRTA), made possible by the University of Maine System Research Reinvestment Fund. The company has also received funding and support from MTI. Read more »

Waterville startups focus on college experience

(From Mainebiz) Two Waterville startups received software development grants from the Maine Technology Institute to support their expansions across Maine’s college campuses. Easy Eats received $10,000 and Sklaza received $5,000. Both were founded by Colby College students. The grants are designed to address challenges in the startups’ growth. Read more »