Arizona Board of Regents already has a small interest in these companies through the licensing arrangement to the start-up but ASU does not take additional interest through the company's participation in the programme, the university said by email.

US-based Arizona State University (ASU) has signed its first partner of its student accelerator. Dignity Health Arizona, the parent organization of local St Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, has joined AZ Furnace. AZ Furnace said technologies from its university research would form the basis for start-ups even if it was open to external parties with…

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