Science Coalition: Federal Funding Sparks Innovation
4/26/2017 In 2015, with strong support from BU, Damiano started the public benefit corporation Beta Bionics, Inc., to bring to market his team's artificial, or bionic, pancreas, called the iLet, a pocket-sized, wearable medical device that has demonstrated in ...
Owen Mumford work recognised with Queen's Award for Innovation
4/26/2017 With a 65-year history of medical devices, Owen Mumford offers innovations in diagnostic sampling to drug delivery from a broad base of proven self-injection and blood sampling platform devices and intellectual property.
StemGenex Recognizes Parkinson's Awareness Month
4/26/2017 Recently, the 21st Century Cures Act, a landmark piece of legislation focused on medical innovation and medical research, was signed into law by President Obama in December of 2016.
ASU must reconsider substance abuse to protect students
4/26/2017 While ASU is no longer allowed to criminalize the use of medical THC (marijuana) on campus by students, a harsh substance enforcement policy against other, more dangerous drugs is producing a stigma that makes students less safe.
Trailblazers in Disruptive Innovation Honored at the 22nd Annual Medical Technologies: A Frost &
4/26/2017 SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Key disruptive innovators were recently honored at a special Spotlight on Companies to Action session at the 22nd Annual Medical Technologies: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MIndXchange. This elite ...
University of Utah ranked No. 1 in Milken Institute report for Technology Patents, Licenses and Start-Ups
4/26/2017 It highlighted several research and entrepreneurial endeavors at the U: the Center for Medical Innovation; the Entrepreneurial Faculty Scholars program; the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute; and the Center for Engineering Innovation.
HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES TO PROVIDE $485M TO HELP STATES FIGHT OPIOID ADDICTION
4/26/2017 The implementation of the 21st Century Cures bill, bipartisan legislation that I helped shepherd through the Senate, will bolster medical innovation by promoting critical investments in research and treatment development. It also puts patients first ...
Importation of drug price controls will result in unintended consequences
4/26/2017 With more than half of pharmaceutical / biotech research being conducted in the United States, it is a world leader in medical innovation. The United States has been able to gain this impressive title due, in part, to the excessive price controls in ...
BRIEF-Innovation Medical Management sees H1 2017 net profit up 9.1-26.6 pct
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Founding chief of pediatric surgery remembered for innovation, devotion
4/26/2017 “All in all, he (was) humble, extraordinarily innovative (and) hardworking,” said Charles Chandler, a general surgeon at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. “(And he applied these qualities) to patient care, clinical research and dissemination of ...