Archive for January 2018

TIPS AND TRICKS: Defining Your Competitive Landscape

The first step in defining your competitive landscape is to identify and define the technology’s current competition and how they fit into or define current standard of care (SoC). An important step in the process is to forecast how is the SoC landscape may shift during your technology/product development. Identify other technologies/products in development that…

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Specialist Series: Defining Your Competitive Landscape

Contributed by John Randle, Phd B-BIC COACH PRINCIPAL, RANDOM WALK VENTURES, LLC COO, KANTUM BIO The first step in defining your competitive landscape is to identify and define the technology’s current competition and how they fit into or define current standard of care (SoC).  List the products or substitutes that you would aim to replace…

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NEW AWARD: CONGRATULATIONS DR J. BRIAN MCALVIN

RECIPIENT:  Dr. J. Brian McAlvin TITLE: A Novel Method To Treat The Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (SIRS) TYPE OF AWARD: Pilot TECHNOLOGY TYPE: Therapeutic Device CLINICAL AREA: Blood INSTITUTION: Boston Children’s Hospital DESCRIPTION: We have developed highly-selective blood-filtering devices that are capable of filtering of individual, harmful molecules from the blood of patients rendered critically ill by the…

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EVENT: FAST PITCH FOR FUNDING

ARE YOU THINKING ABOUT COMMERCIALIZING YOUR RESEARCH? Fast Pitch for Funding is an event hosted by the Boston Biomedical Innovation Center, that provides you the opportunity to pitch a team of experts on your research. You will receive immediate feedback with the opportunity to apply for our grant programs which can provide up to $350,000…

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Tufts University Joins Boston Biomedical Innovation Center With Goal of Advancing Health by Speeding New Technologies to Market

B-BIC’s expanding network signals the importance of forming partnerships in effort to commercialize biomedical technologies and improve healthcare. January 2018 – The Boston Biomedical Innovation Center (B-BIC), a National Center for Accelerated Innovation designed to stimulate the commercialization of biomedical technologies, today announced that Tufts University will join B-BIC as an Associate Core Member. Tufts…

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