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Small Business Innovation Research program (SBIR) grants can be a key source of funding for early-stage healthcare entrepreneurs ahead of seeking out venture capital and other types of investors, who would take shares of the company away from the founder.
For the life science textile company PurThread Technologies, landing an exclusive deal to embed Eastman Kodak's antimicrobial agent into textiles was a major victory that deserved celebrating. But PurThread president and CEO Lisa T. Grimes has made sure the company also lauded smaller achievements along the way.
Early-stage healthcare entrepreneurs and startups typically need to work with at least two types of lawyers.
Intellectual property (IP) refers to creations of the mind. For a healthcare startup, IP likely refers to a particular product, such as a new drug or a wearable sensor.
Healthcare accelerators and incubators are organizations that support healthcare entrepreneurs and their startups.
Venture capital is an important type of financing for early-stage healthcare entrepreneurs and high-growth startups.
One of the toughest challenges for healthcare entrepreneurs can be the roadblocks they face from their potential customers: healthcare providers. The SwipeSense team learned to expedite the process by finding a number of champions within a healthcare institution.
Dilutive capital is an investment that adds shares to your company, decreasing the amount other owners hold in the business.
Private equity is investment capital in a startup that is not quoted on a public stock exchange.
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