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Alexapath Tapped as One of the World's Most Promising Science Startups

Founder Lou Auguste was among the four U.S. companies chosen to pitch yesterday at the Falling Walls Venture forum in Berlin.


Dumbo’s Alexapath, the “Skype of microscopes,” was chosen to sit among rarefied company yesterday. It was just one of four companies in the U.S. to attend the Falling Walls Venture forum in Berlin, which, since 2013, aims to identify promising science startups from around the world.

Twenty-five companies had the opportunity to present a five-minute pitch to a jury of 20 venture capitalists, scientists and academics. The finalists were nominated by venture capitalists and academic institutions around the globe. Alexapath was nominated by NYU, where the company is a member of the engineering school’s Digital Future Lab incubator.

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