NuPhY Wins Innovation Grant, Tackles Plant Viruses

April 7, 2021   PULLMAN, Wash. – Agricultural technology company NuPhY Plants has received a USDA innovation grant to develop a rapid, wide-ranging, cost-effective virus detection test. Viral plant infections cost the global horticultural industry upwards of $60 billion every year.   Dr. Seanna Hewitt, a genomics scientist with NuPhY, says that current virus-testing methods are slow, […]

New Life for NuPhY

November 19, 2020: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New Life for NuPhY Taking root in the remains of a now-defunct start-up, NuPhY is a new agricultural technology company headed up by Washington State University professor of horticulture Amit Dhingra. The new WSU spin-out was revitalized after NuPhY, Inc., an affiliate of the Cowles Company of Spokane, acquired […]