RoverTown, Top Tech Startup

The RoverTown app gives discounts to college students across the country. So far, RoverTown has enlisted more than 100 colleges and universities with more than 1,000 participating businesses. IT Entrepreneur Network (ITEN) recently named RoverTown as the fastest growing tech startup in St. Louis. The founders of RoverTown were college students themselves when they launched the business from the campus of Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

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RoverTown, Top Tech Startup

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New Drug Delivery Method to the Brain is Tested in Locusts

Washington University engineers are exploring a new drug-delivery method to the brain using gold and locusts!

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SMART Cells: Stem Cells Edited to Fight Arthritis

Researchers rewire stem cells' genetic circuits to autonomously produce a biologic drug when the cells encounter inflammation from arthritis.

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Veterinary Motion Analysis Lab Hopes to Improve Orthopedic Treatments for Pets and People

Veterinary Motion Analysis Lab could lead to better orthopedic treatments and procedures for small animals and humans.

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All About Science: Entrepreneur Creates Genius Games

Genius Games is a series of card and board games that teach players about atoms, ionic bonds and cell biology and structure.

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am