Author: Martin Swant
Source: The Birmingham News Follow
Interest: BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- A biotechnology company from the University of Alabama at Birmingham brought home big bucks Tuesday. Proteomic Profiling Technologies, which has developed a method to identify causes of disease by observing samples such as blood and protein, won funding totaling $22,000 from the Economic Development Partnership of Alabama in a proof of concept competition Tuesday. It was one of four start-up companies associated with Alabama universities that split $100,000.