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SilcsBio Launches Web App Version of CGenFF Program, Making the Powerful Software More Accessible to Drug Developers  

By |2024-07-10T16:05:40+00:00July 10th, 2024|Latest News|

The CGenFF software that has helped the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies better design their drugs will now be available as a pay-per-molecule web tool. July 10th, 2024, Baltimore, MD - SilcsBio, which develops computational chemistry software for drug design and biologics formulation, launched the CGenFF Web App today. This product will make SilcsBio’s well-validated

Maryland Awards $500K for Biomanufacturing Incubator at Harford County Facility Near Aberdeen Proving Ground; Funding to Retrofit Former HEAT Center with Wetlabs

By |2024-07-02T18:54:26+00:00July 2nd, 2024|Latest News|

Maryland Department of Commerce has awarded $500K to Baltimore-based Early Charm to develop a biomanufacturing incubator at a Harford County-owned facility near Aberdeen Proving Ground (APG). The funding from the state’s Build Our Future grant will be used to upgrade the CONVERGE Innovation Center, formerly known as the HEAT Center, located at the I-95/Aberdeen interchange.

Lankenau Ventures Launches First Device Developed by Healthcare Hero

By |2024-07-02T18:50:58+00:00April 24th, 2024|Latest News|

Lankenau Ventures is a joint venture between Early Charm, L2C Partners, and Lankenau Institute for Medical Research. April 24, 2024 Baltimore, MD – Colleen Rogers, RN, a renowned wound care nurse, had an idea for a product that would help her and her colleagues better care for their patients. But she didn’t have the

Materic Announces Launch of New Product, Koyla Web™ (Carbon Nanofiber Mats)

By |2024-07-02T18:51:23+00:00March 20th, 2024|Latest News|

Baltimore-based Materic is an Early Charm portfolio company that custom manufactures advanced materials.  March 19, 2024 Baltimore, MD – Materic, a custom manufacturer of advanced materials, announced today the launch of its new product line, Koyla Web™. The Koyla Web line of carbon nanofibers includes three currently available types of mats, or products can

Asuka Orr Joins Early Charm as Scientist: Computational Drug Design

By |2024-07-02T18:51:49+00:00December 7th, 2023|Latest News, News|

Early Charm today welcomed Asuka Orr – a chemical engineer with expertise in computational drug design and protein biologics formulation – as Scientist: Computational Drug Design. In her new role, Orr will join Early Charm’s Drug Design team with an initial focus on working with Early Charm portfolio company, SilcsBio.

ComputChem Launches State-of-the-Art Approach to Predicting pKa Values with New Product: iTitrate®

By |2024-07-02T18:52:13+00:00December 5th, 2023|Latest News, News|

ComputChem, an Early Charm company that develops computational chemistry software for drug design, has launched its first product, iTitrate, a web app that accurately predicts the pKa values of titratable residues by simulating an acid-base titration experiment.

Early Charm Portfolio Company Minnowtech featured in I95 Business Magazine

By |2022-08-10T16:23:29+00:00August 10th, 2022|Latest News|

August 10, 2022, Baltimore, MD – Minnowtech, part of Early Charm's Blue Economy Portfolio, was featured in the August 2022 edition of I95 Business magazine. The story covers the launch of Minnowtech's subsurface biomass reader for shrimp (the "BRS-1") and the impact it will have on the shrimp farming industry. Read the story here.  

Early Charm Announces Hiring of Kurt McWilliams as Director of R&D for Materic

By |2023-09-13T18:37:08+00:00July 20th, 2022|Latest News|

McWilliams, a patent attorney, also to take on role of Intellectual Property Counsel for Early Charm July 20, 2022, Baltimore, MD – Early Charm, a company that creates, owns and operates ventures that convert science to revenue, today welcomed Kurt McWilliams – a seasoned Intellectual Property (IP) attorney, polymer scientist and organic chemist – as