January 27, 2014 The Plain Dealer
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Members of the State Controlling Board approved a funding stream Monday to help prop up a new research center coming to the Cleveland Clinic.
February 19, 2014 Crain's cleveland Business
Cleveland "is going from the butt of Hollywood jokes to a hub of innovation," particuarly in the bioscience field, according to a feature from Ozy.com, which bills itself as a "daily news and culture site for the Change Generation."
The story's focal point is Jake Orville, CEO of 5-year-old Cleveland HeartLab, which has licensed several innovations from researchers at the Cleveland Clinic. To date, besides HeartLab, 66 neighboring companies have spun out from Clinic ideas since 2000, the story notes. All told, the Clinic has 525 patents and 450 licensing agreements.
February 26, 2014 Crain's Cleveland Business
Despite the challenging economic realities of the health care industry, the Cleveland Clinic in 2013 had a pretty good year. By the standards of CEO Dr. Toby Cosgrove, who presented his annual State of the Clinic address this morning, Feb. 26, the health system " had a fabulous year, better than expected."
February 18, 2014 Ozy
Down the street from Jake Orville's office in downtown Cleveland you can hear the cutting of steel gears from a nearly 100-year-old manufacturer of machinery parts. Just beyond that lies Millionare's Row, a stretch of historic homes built by industrial tycoons like John Rockefeller and Wester Union founder Jeptha Wade, who dominated the city in the late 1800s and early 1900s. But in the midst of these landmarks to the city's legacy as a manufacturing powerhouse, Orville and his team are working on something Rockefeller and Wade could never have envisioned: patented technologies to test for heart disease.
January 27, 2014 Xconomy
The next scientific discovery with the potential to revolutionize healthcare could come from anywhere, whether it’s a massive Boston hospital or a rural Midwestern clinic. But when it comes to the complicated process of taking those discoveries to market, a Boston research team is going to have access to resources its rural brethren can only dream of.
February 20, 2014 Crain's Cleveland Business
A new trade association focused on representing organizations that finance and support entrepreneurs based in Ohio is attracting a couple dozen new membership commitments on a daily basis, its president says, and has plans to pursue several key policy initiatives and programs in the year to come.