Two Houston-based women have landed on the prestigious Forbes' 30 under 30 list announced this week. Health care entrepreneur Jessica Traver, 25, and her biomedical engineer partner, Nicole Moskowitz, 26, created IntuiTap Medical, the first device designed for spinal punctures using imaging and analytics to find the right insertion spot.
Their organizations have helped millions, and their impact wraps around the globe. Leading 30 different social ventures, we are honoring 40 young people (including a few cofounder teams) this year who are all working tirelessly to creatively solve some of the world's toughest problems. Meet the 30 Under 30 Social Entrepreneurs class of 2017.
THE EVA SYSTEM IS NOW FDA APPROVED! December 19, 2016 We have some exciting news to share: as of December 19, 2016 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved our EVA (Enhanced Visual Assessment) System for marketing and sale in the... Read More →
HITLAB | December 1, 2016 iBreastExam earned top honors and $5,000 USD by demonstrating the exceptional impact, innovation, feasibility, and business sustainability of its idea to judges Kara Dennis, MBA, MA, vice president and managing director of mobile health at... Read More →
November 7, 2016 Mighty Oak Medical (http://www.mightyoakmedical.com) announced today that its patient-specific, 3D printed FIREFLY® Pedicle Screw Navigation Guides have received a second FDA clearance extending compatibility to essentially all currently cleared pedicle screw systems. The new clearance also extends... Read More →
Kelly O’Brien | November 2, 2016 Boston-based startup accelerator MassChallenge awarded $100,000 prizes to three of the “highest-impact” companies from its 2016 class at a ceremony on Wednesday night. MassChallenge announced winners of its startup contest Wednesday night. Those companies,... Read More →
By Heather Mack | November 02, 2016 San Francisco-based uBiome, which makes a direct-to-consumer microbial genomic testing kit, has closed on a $22 million Series B funding round, led by 8VC with additional funding from Slow Ventures, Stanford’s StartX Fund and... Read More →
November 1, 2016 Lucid Ultrasound System Holds Potential to Allow More Patients to Benefit from Brain Blood Flow Monitoring The Lucid™ M1 Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound System (Photo: Business Wire) LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Neural Analytics Inc., a medical device company developing technology... Read More →
$200,000 prize goes to tech-enabled spinal brace company to treat Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis MINNEAPOLIS, MN (October 19, 2016) –AdvaMed 2016: The MedTech Conference, the leading event for medical technology professionals in North America, and MedTech Innovator today named Green Sun Medical... Read More →
Emily Wilson | October 6, 2016 Innosphere Client Company, Green Sun Medical, Finalist in the leading MedTech Conference in North America Green Sun Medical to compete in AdvaMed 2016 MedTech Conference for $335K in prizes Green Sun Medical, a Colorado-based startup... Read More →