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San Antonio Startups to Watch in 2021
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San Antonio Startups to Watch in 2021

Despite the widespread impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic, the broader San Antonio tech ecosystem made some gains in 2020. From the skyrocketing sales of Xenex’s germ-zapping robots and 6Connex's virtual event platform to the aspirational building of Port San Antonio’s Innovation Center to be completed by 2022, we experienced some growth during unprecedented times. During the third quarter of 2020, San Antonio experienced the highest growth rate in tech jobs in the country at 21 percent. We still have work to do, but take this as a vote for guarded optimism for a subset of all innovative activity in San Antonio — startups. Despite its lack of relative density, San Antonio's startup ecosystem shows signs of innovation across many different fields. You'll find on the 2021 list mor...
Perytor Therapeutics, One of the ‘Most Fundable Startups,’ Develops New Kind of Anti-Inflammatory Biologic
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Perytor Therapeutics, One of the ‘Most Fundable Startups,’ Develops New Kind of Anti-Inflammatory Biologic

One of the most fundable startups in the U.S. is developing a new category of anti-inflammatory treatment for the market. Perytor Therapeutics is commercializing its discovery of a substance that combats inflammation and has the regenerative properties stem cells possess. The San Antonio-based startup was named one of Pepperdine University Graziadio Business School's 20 Most Fundable Companies in 2020. Perytor founder and chief executive officer (CEO) Ramon Coronado said the active agent in stem cells provides the dual benefits of reducing inflammation and stimulating tissue regeneration. The Perytor treatment is a new category of therapeutic that helps patients with many conditions, such as degenerative joint disease and more severe conditions like inflammation of the lung from chro...