Posts by Tom Ballard

Blühen Botanicals makes four-year commitment to research partnership with UTIA

Blühen Botanicals, a fast-growing less than one-year old Knoxville start-up, and the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture (UTIA) have announced an agreement to conduct hemp production research. The “UTIA/Blühen Hemp Agronomic Research Program,” valued by Blühen Botanicals at more than $350,000, is a four-year commitment for graduate-level research focused

Georgia Tech, Morehouse School of Medicine announce commercialization partnership

The Georgia Institute of Technology and Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) have announced the launch of a new initiative that will support MSM’s commercialization efforts to create health technology start-ups. The effort brings Georgia Tech’s globally recognized technology incubator – the Advanced Technology Development Center – to the MSM campus,