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NHSA signs up North of England as UK partner for Singaporean Medtech accelerator

The Northern Health Science Alliance (NHSA) has partnered with Zicom MedTacc in Singapore in a strategic deal which will see companies come to the …

Medical Technology

Accelerate@Babraham - Babraham Research Campus

The aim of Accelerate@Babraham is to support the development of science concepts and the creation of new companies by providing access to equipped …

Cambridge

Nanomachines Create Clots Inside Vessels Feeding Cancer Tumors

Researchers from Arizona State University and National Center for Nanoscience and Technology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences have developed a …

Cancer

Getting medicines to the people who need them

A decade ago, the US Food and Drug Administration introduced a “priority review voucher” (PRV) programme to encourage the discovery of medicines for …

Pharma

Chinese upstart DL Medicine forges alliance with Pfizer

Chinese biotech NetVation DL Medicine has arrived on the scene with a two-year alliance with Pfizer, plus an equity investment from the big pharma …

J&J extends its JLABS incubator scheme to Europe

The Belgian site will accommodate up to 30 life science start-ups

Innovation

Johns Hopkins, UMB, Betamore seek 5 health startups for new accelerator

Betamore, Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures and the University of Maryland, Baltimore are looking for five local digital health, bio-health or life …

University of Maryland

“Like turbocharging your car”: The future of personalized medicine could hinge on a microscopic process from Sweden

<i>Making the biopharmaceuticals that treat the most devastating illnesses just got faster and easier</i>Chromatographic separation using Protein A is the …

Immunotherapy

Princeton University and Biolabs open applications for high-tech incubator

Princeton University and Biolabs have teamed up to open a business incubator for high-tech startups that require access to lab space.<p>Biolabs’ said …

College & University

University Enterprise Laboratories Planning a $6M Building Expansion in St. Paul

A unique, state-of-the-art laboratory facility and business incubator serving start-up medical and biotechnology companies in St. Paul is expanding, …

Nonprofits

Medgadget’s Best of CES 2018

CES 2018 is over. We assessed the many health-related gadgets that were shown off by a myriad of companies, concluded our deliberations, and now is …

Home Automation

Children with cochlear implants learn words faster than hearing children

While children with an artificial cochlea are older when they are first exposed to spoken language, they build up their vocabulary faster than …

Neuroscience

Latest News Story

New bio-incubator and life-science accelerator capability launches at the Babraham Research Campus<p><b>25/01/2018</b><br>Accelerate@Babraham is supported by …

Innovation

Merck, China’s WuXi AppTec to Launch Biotech Incubator in Israel

Shanghai-based pharmaceutical company WuXi AppTec Group is partnering with Merck Serono, a subsidiary of company Merck KGaA, to launch a pharma and …

Are Innovative Companies More Profitable?

By at least one measure, the answer is yes.<p>Does a commitment to corporate innovation actually pay off? If so, how could you prove it?<p>We recently …

Innovation

The Evolution Of Innovation And The Rule Of Punctuated Equilibrium

A common mantra of the life sciences industry can be captured in a one word—innovate.<p>To survive in today’s hostile world, a company must out-think and out-innovate the competition. And out of that wet, murky reality crawled the new pharma life form called the accelerator. Born, generally with a …

Innovation

Pharma Innovation Labs - business incubators

Innovative or collaborative partnerships in pharma are being touted by some as the “new normal.” Certainly, this is true of several pioneering …

How Big Tech Is Going After Your Health Care

When Daniel Poston, a second-year medical student in Manhattan, opened the App Store on his iPhone a couple of weeks ago, he was astonished to see an app for a new heart study prominently featured.<p>People often learn about new research studies through in-person conversations with their doctors. But …

Digital Health

Takeda spins off cancer assets to incubated startup

A team of ex-Takeda scientists has struck out on its own with cancer assets licensed from the drugmaker. The resulting biotech, Chordia Therapeutics, …

AgTech Accelerator Brings Biopharma Models to Ag Investing Strategy

For many early-stage companies, raising money is the hard part. But after raising $10 million last spring, Boragen ran into another obstacle common …

Agriculture

The Right Mix Gives Your Digital Health Accelerator A Competitive Edge

Look around. Just about every life sciences company is doing the same thing—building a digital health accelerator. And that’s a good <i>and</i> a bad thing.<p>From my experience, the value of driving innovation is essential for companies to compete in today’s competitive world. And that’s good, very good. And …

Innovation

The 12 most important health innovations of the year

Ted Cavanaugh<p>Science<p>One might change the way we treat cancer for good.<p><i>This article is a segment of 2017's Best of What's New list. For the complete tabulation of the year's most transformative products and discoveries, head right this way.</i><p>Aeroform tissue expander system<p>When a woman undergoes breast …

MD Anderson Cancer Center’s IBM Watson project fails, and so did the journalism related to it

We often call out overly optimistic news coverage of drugs and devices. But information technology is another healthcare arena where uncritical media …

Cognitive Computing

The E in E. coli now stands for electronics | Ars Technica

An engineered gene control circuit allows the bacteria to form a template for metal.<p>Synthetic biology—our attempt to engineer living organisms—has …

LivaNova’s New SenTiva Neurostimulator for Epilepsy FDA Approved

<b>LivaNova</b>, a UK firm, won FDA approvals for its newest vagus nerve stimulation system for treating epilepsy in patients as young as four years old. …

Medical Technology

Startup Sandbox to enhance Santa Cruz’s biotech competitiveness

Share This:<p>(Contributed) <i><br>Special to Santa Cruz Tech Beat</i><p>October 5, 2017 — Santa Cruz, CA<p>(Photo above: Startup Sandbox is located at 250 Natural …

Innovation

A Peek Inside Europe’s Best Incubator: A Conversation with Babraham’s Chief Executive

A Peek Inside Europe’s Best Incubator: A Conversation with Babraham’s Chief Executive<p>Evelyn Warner on 20/09/2017<p>Interviews<p><b>Derek Jones is at the helm</b> …

Biotechnology

In digital health’s biggest year of funding, women CEOs emerge as Q3 2017 winners

2017 is already the largest year yet for digital health funding—but the funding spike of Q2 has steadied. Q3 funding came in at $1.2B, bringing the …

CEOs

Bayer plans launch of US accelerator focused on self care markets

After running its G4A (Grants4Apps) program in Berlin for five years, Bayer is launching a new accelerator program in the United States, the company …

Digital Health

Cedars-Sinai Healthcare Accelerator Unveils Third Class of 10 Digital Health Startups

Techstars Healthcare Accelerator, in partnership with Cedars-Sinai, today announced the 10 digital health startups selected to participate in its …

Digital Health