Startups and Emerging Companies

  • Anchovi Labs, Inc. develops software to organize, browse, and share photo collection. The company was incorporated in 2011 and is based in Menlo Park, California. As of September 20, 2012, Anchovi Labs, Inc. was acquired by and operates as a subsidiary of Dropbox, Inc.

  • CHROMx is a high-tech startup researching cutting edge optics for multiple applications including high efficiency solar cells and medical spectroscopy.

  • Ivantis, Inc. is a company dedicated to the development of new and innovative solutions for glaucoma. Current therapies for primary open angle glaucoma (POAG) include eye drops, laser therapy, and surgery. But each of these has its limitations. Glaucoma remains the leading cause of blindness worldwide, in need of better treatment alternatives. It is our goal to develop new and effective solutions for ophthalmology specialists and the 70 million people worldwide who are affected by this debilitating and sight-stealing disease.

  • ReShape Medical® is a medical device manufacturer headquartered in Southern California. The company specializes in a dual-intragastric balloon for weight loss, ReShape Duo®, to be used as an aid in the treatment of obese or overweight patients.

  • TherOx, Inc. is a private, venture-financed medical device company based in Irvine, California, dedicated to elevating the standard of care for treatment of heart attack patients.