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TCA Names Quick Pitch Winners

Lucine Biotechnology founder Chandler Marrs won the “Best Overall” and “People’s Choice” awards at last night’s Tech Coast Angels’ Quick Pitch event in Irvine, CA. Most of the 12 finalists making 90-second presentations were entrepreneurs from Orange County and nearby communities. Lucine is developing low-cost salivary tests for horomone-related Obstetrics-Gynecology conditions. FlexCell Systems, a startup supplying electro-deposition equipment for silicon wafers, won “Best Presentation,” and Lillium Industries was named “Best Funding Opportunity” for its FDA-approved alternatives for improving lifespan.