Archive for December, 2017

Discovery: Fighting Prostate Cancer, Red Snapper in Gulf & Local Company Snags Orphan Drug Designation

Posted by Lance Murray

NANOPARTICLE TREATMENT SHOWS PROMISE IN PROSTATE CANCER FIGHT

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchResearchers at the University of North Texas Health Science Center are using nanotechnology to target prostate cancer cells that have spread to the bone.

In the past, that’s been a challenging development …

Year In Review | Our Top 10 Most-Read Stories of 2017

Posted by Dallas Innovates

As 2017 comes to a close, we want to take a walk down memory lane at the most popular stories with our readers.

The list encompasses everything from stories about the growth of local startups to capturing how new developments …

1920s Circus-Themed Fort Worth Event Will Ring New Year

Posted by D'Anzia Robertson

A new Fort Worth events firm is planning a 1920s circus-themed New Years Eve event that feature a burlesque show, aerialists, and jugglers.

Ritz and Wonders: The Greatest Show on NYE will feature immersive, vintage-inspired performances every half hour, according …

Bell Helicopter’s V-280 Valor Makes its First Flight

Posted by Lance Murray

Fort Worth-based Bell Helicopter announced that its new V-280 Valor tilt rotor aircraft achieved its first flight this week, bringing Bell a step closer to realizing the new generation of vertical lift aircraft for the U.S. military.

Bell, a Textron …

Cowtown Angels Network Invests in Travel App Localeur

Posted by Jewels Clark

Fort Worth’s Cowtown Angels recently was named as one of the five Texas angels investing in the booming travel app, Localeur.

The angel network has helped Localeur reach $500,000 in investments from Texas investors alone.

The Austin-based app was developed …

Discovery: How a Magnetic Field Can Help Pesky Infections, Cream Treating Persistent Pain & UTA Prof Gets His First Patent

Posted by Lance Murray

NEW TECHNIQUE BATTLES INFECTIONS ON ARTIFICIAL JOINTS

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchStubborn infections on artificial joints are tough to treat, sometimes requiring multiple surgeries and weeks of IV antibiotics.

Research done by scientists at UT Southwestern Medical Center has shown that a short exposure …

Learn What It Takes to Be Agile In This Upcoming Event

Posted by Jewels Clark

Richardson will host the area’s first Agile Warrior Series event in January. 

Top professionals in the agile space and developers will gather Jan. 31 on the University of Texas at Dallas campus for the Agile Warrior Series

The full-day …

Paranoid Fan Growing Global Presence With Madrid Office

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Finding beer, T-shirt shops, and tailgate hotspots can be a challenge at a massive concert or sporting event. And once you do find it, the lines could be too long or the party has moved on.

Agustin Gonzalez experienced these

On Tap: Women in VR, Career Expo & Blockchain Bootcamp

Posted by Dallas Innovates

North Texas is a big place, with plenty to do, see, hear, and watch. So, we scour the internet every week to find events and activities for you. As always, events may change at any time, so check the event …

Magazine Names BioLum Sciences Among Nation’s ‘Most Innovative’ Startups

Posted by Lance Murray

Dallas-based BioLum Sciences has been honored as one of 14 companies named the most-innovative startups of 2017 by PM360 magazine.

The publication is a leading magazine for marketing decision makers in the pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device industries.

The company …