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Company licenses Purdue innovation that could detect radiation, thwart nuclear terrorism

October 29, 2014 — WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. and MARRERO, La. – A Purdue innovation that could help thwart terrorist attacks from radiological "dirty bombs" and nuclear weapons by tracking potential attacks through smartphones and other devices has been licensed to a Marrero, Louisiana-based startup.FORSUGO Hi-Cell Inc. founder and president Ron Jones said he licensed the technology because it is an important tool in protecting society and holds strong commercialization potential. Read More

Purdue-based startup shines light on heart disease severity, location

October 28, 2014 — WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Officials at a life sciences startup based on a Purdue University innovation say their company could help cardiologists improve the diagnosis of heart disease, which the World Health Organization listed as the leading cause of death in the world in 2012. Read More