University Lab Partners, UCI Launches Startup Competition

Irvine-based University Lab Partners and the SBDC @ UCI Beall Applied Innovation said this morning that the two organizations have launched a new, startup competition, which is aimed at accelerating both life sciences and technology startups. According to the two, the competition--aimed at startups in Orange County--will offer up $20,000 for technology startups, and $23,400 in lab space to life sciences companies, and a similar $23,400 offer to companies specifically developing antibiotic susceptibility technology (AST). The new competition is open until June 12th. University Lab Partners is a non-profit wet lab and medtech incubator in located at UCI Research Park.