A-Alpha Bio was awarded the $25,000 first place prize at the 21st annual University of Washington Business Plan Competition. A-Alpha Bio was also awarded $2,500 for Xinova Best Idea for the Future Prize. This year the competition received 82 submissions that were evaluated by over 300 judges and investors. A-Alpha Bio plans to use this additional funding to purchase laboratory equipment and further accelerate current research and development efforts. Thank you to the UW Buerk Center and the Seattle entrepreneurial community for their validation and support!
More info: https://www.geekwire.com/2018/pre-clinical-drug-screening-startup-alpha-bio-wins-first-place-univ-washington-business-plan-competition/