Texas Tech University

nsf i-corps teams | Spring 2018

Team 29

principal investigator

Siva Vanapalli, PhD
TTU Chemical Engineering

Entrepreneurial Lead

Mizanur Rahman, PhD
TTU Chemical Engineering

Industry Mentor

John Buttler


We are a team from TTU ChE who developed a unique fluidic technology for biological assays in the model organism C. elegans. NemaLife is an all in one technology for culturing C. elegans and conducting assays.