At the Hatch pitch competition Monday, five companies came away
victorious, including a few big winners. Here they are, as well as the six other
companies who pitched.
First place: Admetsys
Prize includes: first round interview at Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator;
slots in two other accelerators; credits for services from Microsoft and Amazon;
entrepreneur office hours
—Admetsys has developed a glucose control system for diabetic patients. It is
an automated system, which the company calls an artificial pancreas, and is
designed to reduce the amount of time patients spend in hospitals, says CEO
Jeff Valk. The Boston-based company has completed three FDA-approved clinical
trials, though it is still waiting for pivotal data because it does not have its final
device yet, Valk says. It expects that device to be ready in September.
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