Research expenditures top $400 million, in historic first for CSU despite COVID

Research expenditures top $400 million, in historic first for CSU despite COVID

FORT COLLINS -- Colorado State University’s spending on research activities reached a record $407 million for fiscal year 2020, a 2% increase over last year. The trajectory... Read More

Friday October 30, 2020 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Alan Rudolph

Biotech startup Innate Immunity expands to Fort Collins to collaborate with Innosphere Ventures, CSU

Biotech startup Innate Immunity expands to Fort Collins to collaborate with Innosphere Ventures, CSU

FORT COLLINS -- Innate Immunity , a four year-old biotechnology startup focused on plant and crop health, has announced an expansion to Colorado as the company will operate out of laboratory and... Read More

Friday October 30, 2020 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, Innate Immunity, Innosphere Ventures, CSU, Michelle Miller, Ben Walker

CSU secures $3.1 million from NIH to advance SolaVAX coronavirus vaccine research

CSU secures $3.1 million from NIH to advance SolaVAX coronavirus vaccine research

FORT COLLINS -- A team of scientists at Colorado State University was awarded a base contract worth $3.1 million from the National Institutes of Health to continue development... Read More

Tuesday September 22, 2020 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, COVID-19, NIH, SolaVAX, Ray Goodrich, CSU Infectious Disease Research Center , CSU BioMARC

CSU chemist seeks to build a better way to make COVID-19 drug, using light

CSU chemist seeks to build a better way to make COVID-19 drug, using light

FORT COLLINS -- As the novel coronavirus continues to sicken tens of thousands of people a day in the United States, scientists have found that the antiviral medication remdesivir can... Read More

Friday September 18, 2020 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, COVID-19, Garret Miyake, New Iridium, Chern Hooi Lim, remdesivir

CSU to verify antibody data for COVID-19 study

CSU to verify antibody data for COVID-19 study

FORT COLLINS -- Colorado State University is playing a key role in a study by a California company in the fight against COVID-19. CSU scientists are independently verifying data collected by... Read More

Wednesday September 2, 2020 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Twist Bioscience, COVID-19, Richard Bowen

CSU partners with University of Oklahoma to develop new artificial intelligence institute for environmental research

CSU partners with University of Oklahoma to develop new artificial intelligence institute for environmental research

FORT COLLINS - - Colorado State University has teamed up with other leading organizations to help run a new $20 million National Science Foundation-funded institute focused on creating... Read More

Thursday August 27, 2020 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, Imme Ebert-Uphoff, Elizabeth Barnes, Chuck Anderson, artificial intelligence

Biodesix to provide COVID-19 testing for CSU campus

Biodesix to provide COVID-19 testing for CSU campus

BOULDER -- Biodesix, Inc. announced it will provide COVID-19 ddPCR diagnostic testing for Colorado State University as students return to campus for the fall term, which begins Aug. 24. “The... Read More

Thursday August 13, 2020 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Biodesix, CSU, COVID-19, Scott Hutton

CSU: Propane could be new diesel with $3.5M DoE grant

CSU: Propane could be new diesel with $3.5M DoE grant

FORT COLLINS -- Propane could be competitive with diesel as a cost-saving, energy-efficient fuel for large trucks and school buses, according to Colorado State University mechanical engineers awarded... Read More

Thursday July 30, 2020 0 comments Tags: Fort Collins, CSU, propane, Bryan Willson, Daniel Olsen, DOE