UWM’s newest startups: From lab to marketplace


A growth chamber houses biologist Ching-Hong Yang’s tobacco plants as he tests his antibiotic alternative. His goal: Conquering one of the greatest threats to modern health – antibiotic resistance.

One couple sees life-changing results after using TCARE – an innovative caregiver support system developed by Rhonda Montgomery, Helen Bader Endowed Chair in Applied Gerontology. Montgomery’s mission: Make TCARE available to the millions in need.

In this video, the two UWM researchers invite us into their laboratories as their companies aim to share their work with the world.

Visit researchreport.uwm.edu to watch video profiles of other UWM scientists, scholars and students turning out original and marketable ideas that help keep the innovation engine running in Southeastern Wisconsin.