Larta Institute, founded in Los Angeles in 1993, is an internationally-recognized virtual accelerator that provides a runway of success for world-changing ideas mainly in healthcare, agriculture and energy. We manage a global network of entrepreneurs, domain specialists, investors, industry leaders, research institutions, government agencies and support organizations. We design and conduct commercialization assistance programs throughout the U.S. and in more than 20 countries. Our principal clients include several U.S. Federal agencies, namely, NIH, DOE, USDA, NSF, and NIST. Our portfolio spans the gamut of science-based innovations and numbers approximately 600 entrepreneurs per year.