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Incubator

A non-profit or for-profit company that ensures that clients, which are all start-ups, have sufficient resources, technical knowledge, and other tools needed to succeed on their own. Incubator firms may charge a fee for these services, take equity in the company, or in some cases, even provide advice for free. A venture capital firm may or may not provide incubator services.

incubator

An organization designed to assist start-up companies, generally with respect to providing knowledge and technical assistance.
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Example areas of expertise include social ecommerce, near field communications, crowd funding, augmented reality and predictive data analytics," said Nestor Villalobos, Managing Director of Incubate Miami.
From offices in Boston, London and New York, Grail assists selected asset managers worldwide with mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and restructuring, and deploys the firm's capital to incubate new financial services businesses.
Tempe, home of many of Arizona's exciting and nationally known New Economy companies, and more than 80 technology companies overall, was selected by Incubate.
specializing in alternative investments, announced today that they have created a joint venture and seeded a fund intended to incubate emerging hedge funds in non-traditional asset classes.
Cultures were injected into Sensititre (Trek Diagnostic Systems, Westlake, OH) gram-negative AP80 or gram-positive AP90 autoidentification plates and the antibiotic sensitivity plate CMVIECOF and allowed to incubate for 18 h at 37[degrees]C before automated reading of the reactions per the manufacturer's directions.
By March, male birds will begin a fast that lasts 105 to 115 days, during which they will incubate a single egg through the dark polar winter.
Grail Partners invests its own capital and that of its investors to facilitate transactions, provide growth capital, recapitalize businesses and incubate financial service businesses.
1] c-fos-luc cells were seeded in a 96-well clear-bottom white plate (Corning Costar, Cambridge, MA) at a density of 30,000 cells/well in 100 mL culture media and allowed to incubate overnight to ensure cell attachment.