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Soy-based denture adhesive, wound-care startups claim top prizes at Purdue elevator pitch competition

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A soy-based denture adhesive developer and a wound-care startup delivered the top pitches Friday (April 8), claiming $1,000 each during the fifth annual Purdue University Elevator Pitch Competition. Ankit Gupta won the undergraduate student category for his two-minute pitch about Dentural, which is developing an environmentally friendly biodegradable denture adhesive. Sean […]

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Final lineup set for Purdue’s 5th annual elevator pitch competition

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Successfully pitch your unique business idea to a panel of judges, and you could earn a quick $1,000 in just two minutes. That’s the goal of the nearly 40 participants in the fifth annual Purdue University Elevator Pitch Competition, slated for 2-5 p.m. Friday (April 8) at Discovery Park’s Burton D. […]

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Student-Managed Venture Fund invests $100,000 in Purdue Research Park company

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University’s Student-Managed Venture Fund, administered by the Burton D. Morgan Center for Entrepreneurship and the Krannert School of Management, is investing $100,000 in Kylin Therapeutics Inc. The funding is part of a $2 million round of financing led by In-vivo Ventures and Golden Pine Ventures. The funds will help advance […]

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