Several biomedical start-ups have been formed in Milwaukee and beyond based on research conducted at MCW.
Ariosa Diagnostics(acquired by Roche)
Ascending Hearing Technologies
Imaging Biometrics (acquired by Flying Brands Limited)
Prodesse(acquired by Gen-Probe, then Hologic)
*These companies are based on NIH IP after they won the Neuro- (Angio360) and Nano- (NanoRed) start-up challenge