Meet Richard

Name: Richard West
Company: Advanced Liquid Logic
Larta Program: NIH-CAP
City: Morrisville, North Carolina

Problem: The handling of liquid samples is a costly part of laboratory testing when conducting life-science research.

Solution: Richard provides highly flexible automation solutions that streamline laboratory workflows, lowering the cost of liquid handling and testing in healthcare research and food processing.

Success: Richard’s company received a handful of awards since 2007 before an exclusive partnership with NuGEN technologies to further commercialize their technology. In July 2013, Advanced Liquid Logics was acquired by Illumina, a world leading developer of life science tools, who released that they paid up to $96M for the company.