Finalists Announced for BioChallenge Pitch Competition

Innovation Louisiana is the annual three-day conference hosted by the New Orleans BioInnovation Center that brings together innovators, entrepreneurs, investors, and technology scouts in the life science, green energy, and STEM communities.

The event highlights innovative scientific research being done in state, provides networking opportunities, and showcases startups through a pitch competition.  

Four finalists have been selected for the pitch competition, the BioChallenge, who will be competing for cash and investment prizes on November 14.

Meet the finalists:

  • Levisonics has developed a novel method for assessment of whole blood or blood plasma coagulation.
  • Prep Tech is developing a medical device product line that facilitates a novel process for preoperative skin preparation outside the operating room.  
  • Gremillion Technologies is decreasing allergy patients’ daily treatment burden and increasing quality of life with their product SimplyBreathe.
  • OncoThera has developed a new treatment for Glioblastoma that can provide significantly better outcomes for patients who suffer from this deadly disease.