It’s been a big week for life sciences and health tech startups! On March 22 and 23, Y Combinator held its Winter ’16 Demo Day. Here are the 15 health startups that debuted at YC this week.
Detecting Lung Cancer With A Single Breath; Astraeus Technologies Gunning To Win the M2D2 $100K Challenge »
Astraeus Technologies has won numerous prizes for their cancer diagnostic device. Next week they’re headed to the Massachusetts Medical Device Development Center at UMass to compete in the M2D2 $100K Challenge.
On March 17th, leaders gathered in Cambridge for a roundtable hosted by iGiant in collaboration with the American Medical Women’s Association (AMWA), Boston Scientific, and Medstro to discuss sex and gender specific design elements in health care.
ZappRx has developed a cloud-based platform that streamlines prescribing specialty medications and increases speed-to-therapy for the patients that rely on them.
MassChallenge Digital Health Accelerator, HealthCare Angel Funding Up, Unregulated Health Apps and More…. »
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Ben Harvatine has developed the Jolt Sensor, a device that monitors hard hits on the field and helps athletes make informed decisions about returning to play.
Fever Finder developed a simple and cost effective way for nurses in understaffed pediatric oncology wards to easily monitor patients for fevers, a common symptom of sepsis.
The Health Care Initiative at Harvard Business School wants ideas on how to bring diagnostics and therapies to market faster by reinventing the clinical trials process. Are you up for the challenge?
WatchRx is an all-in-one device dedicated to helping seniors age at home safely by combining a medication management system with a personal emergency response system (PERS) in one easy-to-use wearable.