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Massachusetts Institute of Technology Joins Boston Biomedical Innovation Center to Further Research Translation and Commercialize Medical Technologies

By B-BIC | June 5, 2016

B-BIC’s expanding network signals the importance of forming strategic alliances to accelerate the commercialization of biomedical technologies to improve healthcare. June, 2016 – The Boston Biomedical Innovation Center (B-BIC), a National Center for Accelerated Innovation designed to accelerate commercialization of biomedical technologies, today announced that MIT joined B-BIC as an Associate Core Member. MIT investigators…

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New Awards: B-BIC selects three new technologies to award support for commercial development.

By B-BIC | April 7, 2016

RECIPIENT:  Dr. Ehud Schmidt TITLE: An MRI-Compatible Voltage Device Tracking For Multimodality Electrophysiology TYPE OF AWARD:  PILOT INSTITUTION: Brigham and Women’s Hospital DESCRIPTION:  Ehud Schmidt, PhD, Director of Engineering Physics in the Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School receives a Pilot award to develop MRI-compatible voltage device tracking for multimodality…

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New Awards: B-BIC Supports New Technologies For Commercial Development

By B-BIC | January 6, 2016

RECIPIENT: Dr. Warren Zapol TITLE: Portable and Affordable Lightweight NO Generator TYPE OF AWARD:  DRIVE INSTITUTION: MGH DESCRIPTION:  Warren Zapol, MD, Director of the MGH Anesthesia Center for Critical Care Research at Massachusetts General Hospital, receives a DRIVE award to develop electric nitric oxide generation for medical purposes.  Inhaled nitric oxide (NO) was approved by the FDA…

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