Archive

  • Velox Biosystems Partners with...

    2 July 2020

    In this difficult time with the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, we hope all of you are healthy and are doing well. Given the unique complexity of COVID-19, it has become increasingly clear that many tools...

  • Velox Q1 2019 Newsletter

    12 March 2019

    We are having a great start to 2019! Here we will highlight our recent big win at the UC Systemwide Pitch Competition and the progress we are making on several R&D projects in our pipeline,...

  • Velox Biosystems Wins Big at UC...

    26 February 2019

    Beating out the competition, UCI Applied Innovation startup Velox Biosystems presented their winning pitch at the third annual UC Entrepreneur Pitch Competition in Monterey, California. Check out...

  • Velox publishes new article on...

    4 February 2019

    In collaboration with Prof. Weian Zhao’s Lab at UC Irvine, Velox has published an article demonstrating the superior sensitivity of IC3D in liquid biopsy applications. In the publication, “An...

  • Velox Q2/Q3 2018 Newsletter

    22 October 2018

    After we highlighted our Point-of-care UTI Screening and Antibiotic Resistance Test project in the last Velox newsletter, a top global diagnostics company contacted us unexpectedly. They...

  • UTI Product Demo

    9 September 2018

    We have made HUGE progress on the Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) project: Rapid, Point-of-Care, UTI Screening and Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing. We will have more announcement in the upcoming...

  • Velox Q1 2018 Newsletter

    24 April 2018

    Right off the bat, we will tell you that this Velox newsletter is different from the previous ones. We will be talking about UTI (Urinary Tract Infection) and a huge clinical milestone that...

  • Velox Q3/Q4 2017 Newsletter

    21 December 2017

    Wow, it seems to be just in the blink of an eye that the year end and the holiday season have almost jumped upon us! A lot has happened in the past six months, so let’s take a quick inventory...

  • Velox Q2 2017 Newsletter

    3 August 2017

    Velox has been making some exciting strides in recent months.  Check out the latest news and developments in the 2017 Q2 Velox Quarterly Newsletter.  To keep up to date on the latest from Velox,...

  • CEO and Co-Founder, Dr. Chris Heylman,...

    2 June 2017

    CEO and Co-Founder, Dr. Chris Heylman, attended the “I Am A UC Entrepreneur Award Luncheon” on May 5, 2017, in Oakland, CA, hosted by UC President Janet Napolitano and Christine Gulbranson,...

  • Velox Featured in Cove Currents Magazine

    20 January 2017

    Velox was featured in the Startup Spotlight article of the Jan/Feb Issue of Cove Currents Magazine.  The article, titled “Innovation in the evolving battle against sepsis and antibiotic...

  • Founder, Dr. Weian Zhao, to speak at...

    9 December 2016

    Dr. Weian Zhao, founder and scientific advisor of Velox will speak at the 2016 EMBS Micro and Nanotechnology in Medicine Conference held in Waikoloa, Hawaii December 12-16.  This year’s...

  • Velox Q3 2016 Newsletter

    29 November 2016

    Velox has been making some exciting strides in recent months.  Check out the latest news and developments in the 2016 Q3 Velox Quarterly Newsletter.  To keep up to date on the latest from Velox,...

  • SELECTBIO NGS, SCA, SMA & Mass...

    12 August 2016

    Dr. Weian Zhao, Velox Founder, has been selected as a Keynote Speaker at this year’s SELECTBIO Next Generation Sequencing, Single Cell Analysis, Single Molecule Analysis & Mass Spectrometry:...

  • Dr. Weian Zhao, Velox Founder, Slated...

    12 August 2016

    Dr. Weian Zhao, Velox Founder, has been selected as a Keynote Speaker at this year’s SELECTBIO  Liquid Biopsies and Minimally-Invasive Diagnostics Meeting.  The meeting will be held in San...

  • Velox Q2 2016 Newsletter

    27 July 2016

    Velox is progressing rapidly with a lot of exciting developments taking place.  To keep you up to date, we are launching the Velox quarterly newsletters.  The 2016 Q2 Velox Quarterly Newsletter...

  • Check out Velox Founder, Dr. Weian...

    21 July 2016

    Velox Founder, Dr. Weian Zhao, gave a fascinating TED Talk at TEDx UC Irvine held at the Sergerstrom Center for the Arts on May 14th.  The talk is now available in its entirety for you to enjoy....

  • Velox to participate in “Start-Up...

    26 May 2016

    Come cheer on Velox at the “Start-Up Stadium” event at this year’s BIO International Convention held in San Francisco June 6-9.  This exciting event allows a select few startups...

  • Velox Founder and Scientific Advisor,...

    11 May 2016

    Velox Founder and Scientific Advisory Board Member, Dr. Weian Zhao, will be giving a TED Talk on Velox’s IC3D technology.  His talk, titled “Advancements in Diagnostic Tests for...

  • Velox Featured in Calit2’s...

    4 May 2016

    This Spring issue of Interface Magazine, the official publication of UC Irvine’s California Institute for Telecommunications and Informational Technology (Calit2), contains an...

  • Come Visit Us at the 2016 OCTANe...

    2 May 2016

    Velox Biosystems will be exhibiting their IC3D technology at this year’s OCTANe Technology Investor Forum, held at the Hotel Irvine on May 17 & 18.  Please stop by our booth and say hello...

  • Dr. Walker Presents Her Perspectives on...

    29 April 2016

    Velox Biosystems was featured in Dr. Faye Walker’s blog, Magnificence from Science.  The article, titled “A Drop-by-Drop Stop to Sepsis“, provides a historical and scientific...

  • GenomeWeb Feature Highlights IC3D...

    18 April 2016

    Velox Biosystems and it’s IC3D technology were the subject of a recent feature form GenomeWeb.  The article in full (link) can be found at GenomeWeb.  The article features an interview with...

  • Come Visit Our Exhibit at PortTechEXPO...

    23 February 2016

    Velox Biosystems has been invited to exhibit its IC3D system at this year’s PortTechEXPO 2016 held on Thursday, March 10 at CRAFTED at the Port of Los Angeles, Warehouse No 10, 112 East 22nd...

  • Velox CTO, Neto Sosa, to Present at AWWA

    6 January 2016

    Velox’s CTO, Neto Sosa, will present at this year’s International Symposium on Potable Reuse held by the American Water Works Association (AWWA) in Long Beach, CA January 25-27.  His...

  • Velox competes in the semifinals of the...

    22 October 2015

    Velox pitched this morning in the semifinals of the primeUC competition at the California NanoSystems Institute (CNSI) on the campus of UCLA.  Their pitch was followed by a round of questioning from...

  • Velox selected to demo their technology...

    12 October 2015

    Velox Biosystems has been invited to demo their technology for the top water agencies in the California-Nevada region at this year’s American Water Works Conference. Velox has been selected to...

  • Grand Opening of The Cove to feature...

    7 October 2015

    Velox Biosystems will give an investment pitch along with other UCI-based startups as part of the festivities held for the Grand Opening of the Cove.  The Cove is a 31,00 sq ft. state of the art...

  • Velox Biosystems wins the Grand Prize...

    30 September 2015

    SAN PEDRO, CA — Three new companies, each with a sustainability solution for environmental and energy challenges in California and beyond, earned top prizes at the PortTech Pitch Finals...

  • UCI team develops test to rapidly...

    13 November 2014

    New technology can detect bacterial invaders with unprecedented speed, sensitivity Irvine, Calif., Nov. 13, 2014 — A new bloodstream infection test created by UC Irvine researchers can speed up...

  • Spying on cells in their native habitat...

    28 September 2014

    There are surprisingly few ways to directly observe how cells and proteins work inside living creatures. Weian Zhao devised simple sensors that let scientists do exactly that. Zhao starts by...