Viewpoint Molecular Targeting CSO Michael K Schultz delivers winning elevator pitch for his new venture.
March 11, 2010
Viewpoint Molecular Targeting, LLC CSO Michael Schultz PhD, an Assistant Professor of Radiology and secondary faculty in the Department of Radiation Oncology Free Radical and Radiation Biology Program delivered the grand prize elevator pitch in the second annual JPEC elevator pitch competition held at the University of Iowa. Dr Schultz’s company is developing new diagnostic imaging and therapy agents that are designed to single out cancer cells in the body to delivery imaging agents and therapies specifically to cancer cells, while minimizing delivery of these agents to healthy cells and tissues in the body. The award marks the start of an exciting new venture that is supported by the University of Iowa Research Foundation and the John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center.