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We are 4th in the nation for start up creation with innovative approaches that provide resources, make connections, simplify agreements, and remove barriers.

We rank 5th in the nation with a $1.1 billion research program, including $153 million in industry funding, to generate ideas that advance business and society.

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Biolinq Is a San Diego startup founded in 2012 by Jared Tangney and Josh Widmiller, both Ph.D. graduates of UC San Diego. The company has developed the next generation of continuous glucose monitoring with a minimally-invasive electrochemical platform for diabetes patients.  It recently raised raised $10 million in Series A financing, led by M Ventures and Hikma Ventures and others.  The money will be used to expand their team and to help launch clinical trials, necessary for FDA approval and commercialization of their product.


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