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Healthcare reform opportunities emerge in big data decision support tools

Chief Technology Officer Aneesh Chopra says U.S. healthcare reform is driving changes in the healthcare market that create new entrepreneurial opportunities.

on May 31, 2012
Medtech VC makes case against late stage deals

Late-stage deals don't have much value for one outspoken venture capitalist. Read more about the reasons for his claim.

on May 30, 2012
Four tips for getting SBIR and STTR grants

Getting government funding can be difficult for life sciences startups, but it can be done. Read more for tips on how to get SBIR and STTR grants.

on May 29, 2012
Which areas will rule the future of healthcare innovation

A healthcare VC predicts that more DNA sequencing and the shift from patients to healthcare consumers, among other things, will rule the future of healthcare innovation.

on May 24, 2012
Tips for startups from a healthcare accelerator

Startups are missing out on opportunities and need to step up their marketing efforts, says a healthcare accelerator co-founder. Read more on tips for new healthcare businesses.

on May 23, 2012
Medical device makers biggest challenges

Medical device startups, and even established medical device makers, face many challenges today. Read more about what those in the industry consider to be the toughest challenges.

on May 22, 2012
Acquistion or bust A few things to know about exit strategies for startups

Exit strategies for startups are limited these days, so a company should start working early to track down potential acquirers. Read about startup acquisition.

on May 17, 2012
GE Healthymagination Fund looking for startups to invest in

Medical device startups and other life science companies are receiving funding from the GE Healthymagination Fund. Read more about how the fund works.

on May 16, 2012
Venture capitalist advises startup owners to give the FDA some respect

Medical device startups are advised to respect the FDA and answer its questions, according to a panelist at a recent investing conference. Read more about this discussion.

on May 14, 2012
How to hire a successful leadership team

Besides having a good idea, the biggest key to a startup's success is having a diversified leadership team containing four personality types. Read more about forming a great team.

on May 10, 2012