About The McNair Group: The McNair Group is a diversified group of investment, operating, and philanthropic companies that is headquartered in Houston, Texas, with an investment focus in the energy, real estate, technology and health science industries. The McNair Group is owned by Robert C. McNair, the founder and majority owner of the Houston Texans NFL franchise.
About The Houston Technology Center: The Houston Technology Center (HTC) is a business accelerator and the largest technology business incubator in Texas. HTC serves as the nexus of new ideas, technological innovation, and entrepreneurship. As a catalyst for change, economic growth and development, HTC’s focus is to assist in the incubation, acceleration and commercialization of emerging technology companies. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, HTC assists Houston-based entrepreneurs within several key sectors: energy, information technology, life sciences, nanotechnology, and NASA/aerospace.
About Critical X Solutions, LLC: Critical X is an emerging consumables supplier providing best-in-class consumables and reagents for multi-modal biomarker analysis to the biomedical research community. Our proprietary Flex-Array technology, a multi-well device for multi-modal testing of intact cells and tissues, has the potential to replace the traditional microscope slide as the testing vessel of choice for many of today’s biomarker assays.
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Critical X Solutions, LLC joins Houston Technology Center's Life Science Acceleration Program and Accepts McNair Houston Ignition Funds
Houston, TX – July 26th, 2016
YOUR CONSTANT IN TISSUE-BASED BIOMARKER DISCOVERY
Critical X solutions, LLC is excited to announce its acceptance of The McNair Houston Ignition Fund. Critical X solutions, LLC became eligible for this funding after being accepted as a client of Houston Technology Center’s Acceleration Program on July 11, 2016.
The McNair Houston Ignition Fund will help the company advance continued development and implementation of its newly expanded service portfolio, which will now include in situ
biomarker detection services on human and animal tissues.
"This award will facilitate the establishment of our service laboratory and initial supporting systems. We are most grateful for the continued trust and guidance of the Houston Technology Center and The McNair Group in our pursuits to serve the scientific community with our services", said Carlos Genty, Founder and Managing Director of Critical X Solutions, LLC.
In December of 2014, Scott Schwinger, President & CEO of The McNair Group, announced a $1 million annual commitment to offer emerging technology companies a $25,000 investment each upon their acceptance as a client of the Houston Technology Center. The initiative is known as the “McNair Houston Ignition Fund.”