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Getting a CE Mark could get tougher

Getting a CE Mark in Europe has allowed American medical device makers to commercialize quickly before getting U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval to sell medical devices domestically. Read about how the less stringent European regulation methods are now being questioned.

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Posted by: Arundhati Parmar
on February 22, 2012
Ten tips for making a good pitch to investors

How do you impress an investor? Here are 10 tips about what to say and how to say it when making your pitch. Read more for ideas you can use in honing your pitch today.

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Posted by: Stephanie Baum
on February 21, 2012
Virtual clinical trials could soon be an option for pharma biotech companies

Pfizer Inc. is testing a pilot of a virtual clinical trial program that could be of interest to medical device startups and young pharmaceutical and biotech companies.

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Posted by: Deanna Pogorelc
on February 16, 2012
Startup Health classes launching to help entrepreneurs

StartUp Health classes will begin next month, giving entrepreneurs a structured program to launch a healthcare business. Read more about the program for startup businesses.

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Posted by: Stephanie Baum
on February 15, 2012
Early stage funding Is the valley of death real

Early stage company entrepreneurs have been warned about a "valley of death" for funding. Read about whether it's real or just a myth.

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Posted by: Brandon Glenn
on February 14, 2012
Successful mobile health apps need simple searchable product pages

Designing successful mobile health apps is becoming more challenging with the growth of the digital health market. Read about mobile health marketing.

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Posted by: Deanna Pogorelc
on February 09, 2012
FDA medical device user fees to double

FDA medical device user fees will more than double during the next five years. Read more about why the FDA is increasing its fees.

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Posted by: Arundhati Parmar
on February 08, 2012
Starting a biotech company Read these five books for advice

Starting a biotech or pharma business is easier with advice from those who have tried it. Read more about the books that share the successes and failures of biotech and pharma entrepreneurs.

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Posted by: Brandon Glenn
on February 07, 2012
Growing your healthcare business by creating an internship program

Building a workforce for a healthcare business can be tough for entrepreneurs on a tight budget. Read about creating an internship program in a small business.

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Posted by: Deanna Pogorelc
on February 02, 2012
For medical device companie social media is not the best marketing tool

Medical device startups are advised to avoid using the popular social media sites for marketing. Read more about better marketing choices for medical devices.

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Posted by: Arundhati Parmar
on February 01, 2012