Colorado Awards $1.64M in Proof-of-Concept Grants to CU Biomedical Research Projects | GenomeWeb

The University of Colorado said last week that it has selected 11 new projects to receive $1.64 million in "proof-of-concept" grants under a 2008 legislative initiative designed to speed the commercialization of bioscience research at Colorado’s universities and research institutions.

The grants are designed to fill a crucial gap in funding between basic research funding, typically from federal agencies, and industrial commercialization of technology, CU said.

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