How One Company’s Digital Prescription App Will Change Mental Illness Therapy

How One Company’s Digital Prescription App Will Change Mental Illness Therapy »

23 Apr, 2018
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Right now, mental illness is a widespread problem in the U.S. Pear Therapeutics, a Boston-based digital prescription company, plans to solve it—with smartphone apps.

Crowdfunding A Cure for the Common Cold–MIT Researcher Aims to End All Viral Diseases

Crowdfunding A Cure for the Common Cold–MIT Researcher Aims to End All Viral Diseases »

15 Oct, 2015
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DRACOs, a broad spectrum anti-viral approach, has potential to end epidemics and save countless lives, but will it raise enough funds to become a reality?

MassMEDIC Launches Online Idea Competition on Medstro

MassMEDIC Launches Online Idea Competition on Medstro »

29 Jul, 2015
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Winners will pitch their Ideas to investors and biotech execs at MassMEDIC MedTech Showcase

Wearables Challenge Recorded Live Stream Now Available to Watch

Wearables Challenge Recorded Live Stream Now Available to Watch »

The recorded live stream from the Wearables Challenge held April 23 at Google's Cambridge Headquarters is now available to watch. It includes the keynote by Ned Sahin, PhD with his demonstration of Google Glass apps for people with Autism Spectrum Disorders, all ten Wearables Challenge finalist pitches, the panel discussion on the future of wearables…
LaBiotech Tour Explores Boston’s Unparalleled Biotech Ecosystem

LaBiotech Tour Explores Boston’s Unparalleled Biotech Ecosystem »

16 Sep, 2014
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LaBiotech Tour, a project profiling international biotech communities, premiered its Boston-based documentary on September 11, 2014 at Boston University and LabCentral in Cambridge. The film explored Boston’s longstanding prominence in biomedical innovation through the eyes of 15 different biotech startups in the area. The LaBiotech Tour is an offshoot project of the LaBiotech websites, a centralized resource for…
Social Media Rules: the FDA Crackdown on Big Pharma Advertising

Social Media Rules: the FDA Crackdown on Big Pharma Advertising »

Photo via healthcareos.com. Studies have shown that 60% of Americans turn to the internet for medical advice. It's obvious how social media naturally seems like another method pharmaceutical companies can quickly and easily advertise to consumers. Are pharmaceutical companies alone in trying to tap into our unconscious? Would you be surprised…
Rewriting the Rules: Flexible, Wearable Technology from MC10

Rewriting the Rules: Flexible, Wearable Technology from MC10 »

MC10's Biostamp grabs real time data from patients regarding medication responses and effectiveness. Imagine wearable technology that isn’t boxy or hard like the electronics we're used to. Picture technology that bends with your movements, stretches as you move, and adds to your daily wardrobe, too. When Professor John Rogers of the…
New Report Predicts MedTech Sector Growth

New Report Predicts MedTech Sector Growth »

29 Aug, 2014
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Photo via Pixabay. While the Pharma sector struggled during the first half of 2014, the MedTech sector came out on top, according to new reports from the Evaluate Group. "The most important turnaround for the MedTech sector comes in the form of mega-mergers and acquisitions," Elizabeth Cairns, author of the MedTech…
Conference Forum Events in Boston to Focus on Clinical Trial Innovation

Conference Forum Events in Boston to Focus on Clinical Trial Innovation »

At The Conference Forum events in September and October, speakers will focus on ways to decrease clinical trial costs. Photo via flourine wiki. If you’re interested in disruptive innovations in clinical trials or drug delivery, Boston is prime real-estate. That's why The Conference Forum will be hosting four major events in…

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