These are the local companies that are 43North semifinalists

Published July 23, 2018

Business First reports that two start ups from UB’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences have been named semifinalists in the 43North business competition.

They are Abcombi Biosciences, who is commercializing research that could lead to safer and more effective vaccines, and Buffalo Automation, the self-driving boat startup. The field will ultimately be whittled from 185 to about 20 startups, with leadership teams assembling in Buffalo in early October to compete for the $1 million prize and seven $500,000 runner-up awards.

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