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2011

Quick bacteria-detection testing company to expand

An Ohio medical business specializing in the rapid detection of bacteria will expand its operations to eastern Ohio after the incubator it was using announced plans to close. Read more on NanoLogix and its bacteria detection test kits.

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Brandon Glenn
on September 13, 2011
Medical device startup gets European approval for vascular access device

A vascular access device maker has received European approval for a product designed to help people suffering from kidney failure.

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Arundhati Parmar
on September 12, 2011
VC funding is up-so don't mess up your shot at getting your share

Life sciences business owners are seeing a modest rise in venture capital funds - no mean feat in this economy. But one big communications mistake will take you and your firm out of the running.

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Brian O'Connell
on September 9, 2011
"Market education" challenges novel medical imaging device startup

An Ohio medical device startup has developed a unique, high-resolution imaging product for preclinical biotech research. Now comes the company's biggest challenge yet -market education and commercializing the product.

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Brandon Glenn
on September 8, 2011
Innovators to gather at New England eHealth event

Healthcare business innovators are set to meet near Boston on October 27 - all part of the National eHealth Innovation Series.

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Brian O'Connell
on September 7, 2011
Microloan fund can give a healthcare business a boost in Northeast Ohio

For medical device startups and biotech companies, a microloan may be what enables them to purchase a new piece of equipment. Read more about a Northeast Ohio microloan fund that recently launched to help small businesses in that area.

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Brandon Glenn
on September 6, 2011
Health IT startup has big plans for mobile app

A health IT startup is developing a mobile app that it hopes will improve patients' wellness through diet. Read more to find out about the company's plans.

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Brandon Glenn
on September 2, 2011
Five legal mistakes you can't afford to make

Entrepreneurs always make mistakes - and learn from them. But if you make any one of these five legal mistakes, you could be placing your healthcare startup in jeopardy.

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Brian O'Connell
on September 1, 2011
Partnerships with medical institutions can foster medical device innovation

Pharmaceutical companies are benefitting from partnerships with academic medical institutions, but can biotech companies do the same? Read more on clinician impact on medical device innovation.

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Healing Innovation
on August 31, 2011
When a venture firm pulls the plug

What would you do if you were promised $24 million in funding - but the venture firm changed its mind?

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Brian O'Connell
on August 31, 2011