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American medical device industry can't have it both ways
Healing Innovation
10/6/2011
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In the race to get new medical devices to market, companies encounter FDA speed bumps that slow down the process. But would we really be willing to accept the risks that would accompany fast FDA approvals?

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An alternative to fast failure in medical device innovation
Healing Innovation
4/25/2012
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In medical device development, challenging weaknesses early in the process can help an entrepreneur zero in on problem areas. Read more about this twist on the idea of fast failure.

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An alternative to fast failure in medical device innovation
Healing Innovation
4/25/2012
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In medical device development, challenging weaknesses early in the process can help an entrepreneur zero in on problem areas. Read more about this twist on the idea of fast failure.

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An investment trend could hurt startup health IT firms
Baum Stephanie
11/10/2011
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Venture firms are approaching angel investor groups to co-invest at the growth stage of startups. Read more about the impact this could have on startup health IT companies.

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An option for entrepreneurs seeking bank financing
Christina Sherwood
5/30/2013
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Traditional banks often don't know what to do with a business with no revenue and no developed product or service. But since bank financing is important for startups, it's a good idea to find a bank that understands startups' assets and the ebb and flow of startup sales and revenue cycles.

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Angel funding on the rise
OConnell Brian
10/14/2011
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There's stability and then there's outright growth. For healthcare business owners looking for angel funding, they'll have to accept the former and wait some more on the latter. But at least it's progress.

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Angel investing versus venture capital: Part I
OConnell Brian
11/17/2011
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As year-end approaches and entrepreneurs regroup to figure out financing options for 2012, it's a good time to take a look at the two major sources of new business fundingĀ -- angel investing versus venture capital.

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Angel investors filling startup capital void
Emerson Dan
7/18/2012
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Angel investors and angel networks are becoming a growing source of early-stage investments for startups. Read about why angel investors are outpacing venture capitalists in early-stage investing.

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Another healthcare investing portal opens as crowdfunding continues to increase
6/19/2013
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Are Synthes' corporate officers first of many to be punished by FDA?
Baum Stephanie
11/25/2011
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Medical device startups should take notice of the legal case that sent a medical device maker's corporate officers to prison because of clinical trial missteps. Read more about the case.

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