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Application period opens for second annual InNEVator

6/25/2018
Applicants, investors invited to participate in 8-week IoT pre-accelerator hosted at the University of Nevada, Reno Innevation Center—Powered By Switch

Professor Tom Kozel talks with a colleague in a laboratory.

Global impact: new list of essential in vitro diagnostics includes work of UNR Med professor

6/18/2018
Rapid-diagnostic test based on research and commercialized discovery by Thomas Kozel is named to World Health Organization’s Model List

Three people dressed in protective hard hats and lab coats are cutting meat in the meat-production lab

Advancements in meat sciences leads to award, national appointment for CABNR's Amilton de Mello

6/4/2018
Industry is seeing surge of innovation and safety advancements through research by the 2018 Foundation Early Career Innovator

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Chalifoux, Snow named 2018 Regents’ Rising Researchers

5/29/2018
Recognized for early successes and discoveries in research fields of chemistry, psychology

Four students from the University's Make48 team standing side-by-side.

Student makers to compete in nationally televised Make48 College Challenge

5/23/2018
Four outstanding engineering students named to Biggest Little Makers team will represent Reno’s burgeoning innovation and maker culture

Professor holds a large-scale model of a molecule.

Innovation and commercialization: Chemistry research by Tom Bell has global impact

5/22/2018
2018 Foundation Established Innovator Awardee is working with compounds that have the potential to save lives and improve health

Professor Jeff Harper in his biochemistry lab

On the genetic frontier: Helping plants develop, survive and produce in extreme conditions

5/15/2018
Jeff Harper, University’s 2018 Outstanding Researcher, contributes to advancements in plant biology through ‘extraordinary’ research

Seungil Ro uses a high-end microscope in his lab.

$2 million awarded for path to new diabetes treatment

4/18/2018
University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine researcher finds molecular link between Type 2 diabetes and obesity that may lead to new targeted drug treatments

Innevation Center Operations Officer Rosanne Catron holds the award while Innevation Center Director Jim Sacherman looks on.

Innevator 2017 named Program of the Year

4/11/2018
NCET and EDAWN recognize Innevation Center-based accelerator ‘bootcamp’

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New Director of Cyberinfrastructure looks to bring resources to challenges

2/22/2018
Scotty Strachan named to new University role designed to bridge technology, research and society

Two Nevada Industry Excellence staff members meet in the office with Director Mark Anderson.

Nevada Industry Excellence director sees bright future for industry, manufacturing

1/9/2018
Mark Anderson, former Panasonic Energy of North America general manager, welcomed as new director of statewide program

5 University alumni who work at NevadaNano are photographed in a laboratory setting.

Digital Scent comes to the Internet of Things

10/30/2017
With University-licensed technology and $18 million in new investor funding, NevadaNano is poised to disrupt the market