Cleveland Clinic joint venture spinout to add 200 jobs locally in next three years
A healthcare consultancy and outsourcing organization plans to bring 200 new jobs to Cleveland within the next three years at its new patient coordination center east of downtown.
Cerner adds concussion care platform to athlete management system
Healthcare technology giant Cerner plans to integrate its HealtheAthlete technology with NeuroLogix Technologies’ C3Logix concussion management system.
Bacteria May be Reason Some Foods Cause Heart Disease, Stroke
Researchers trying to figure out how meat causes heart disease came up with another possible explanation Monday: an essential nutrient found in meat and eggs might be a culprit.
They found evidence that choline may feed gut bacteria that in turn produce a compound that makes blood sticky and prone to form clots that can cause heart attacks and strokes.
Innovation center is looking to keep blood flowing
In the decade since its founding, the Global Cardiovascular Innovation Center has reached some milestones its leaders are quick to tick off — and now the center is considering how to sustain its operations as its original funding source wanes.
Cleveland Clinic creates venture arm to maximize results of spinoff companies
Cleveland Clinic has created a new entity to collaborate with Cleveland Clinic Innovations to help build its pipeline of startups into successful, sustainable companies.
Cleveland Clinic Innovations helps turn medical breakthrough inventions into products and companies. Since it was created in 2000, CCI has issued over 850 patents and executed more than 500 licenses on medical devices and techniques. The new department within CCI, Cleveland Clinic Ventures, will help raise funds to get innovative ideas to market and to maximize the performance of spinoff companies.
Cleveland Clinic Innovations Realigns Structure, Adds Two Execs
Cleveland Clinic Innovations (CCI), the commercialization arm of Cleveland Clinic, has announced a restructuring and appointed two new executives. The restructuring elevates the role of Cleveland Clinic Ventures, with the goal of putting added focus on spinning off companies and raising funds to get those companies launched.
A Cleveland Clinic spinoff is trying to get ahead with a mouth guard that helps detect concussions
A Cleveland Clinic spinoff based in suburban Minneapolis is raising money to continue to develop a head impact-monitoring mouth guard that aims to reduce undetected concussions.
Clinic venture arm hopes to assist innovation work
Cleveland Clinic is creating a department to complement and, it hopes, enhance the work that the system's Cleveland Clinic Innovations arm has been doing for years.
The new entity, Cleveland Clinic Ventures, will operate in tandem with Innovations, which works to turn medical breakthrough inventions into products and companies. Leaders say that through the realigned structure, Ventures will offer a renewed and added focus to efforts to spin off companies and to raise funds that help get ideas up and running all the way to market.
Cleveland HeartLab Adds New Patent to its Extensive Intellectual Property Position for the Myeloperoxidase (MPO) Test, a Powerful Biomarker for Inflammation and its Role in Major Cardiac Events
Cleveland HeartLab Inc. (CHL), the premier cardiovascular disease (CVD) management company, announced today that a new patent for Myeloperoxidase (MPO) testing has been issued, U.S. Patent No. 9,575,065.
Introducing the Inaugural Medical Capital Innovation Competition
The Global Center for Health Innovation (GCHI), Cuyahoga County, BioEnterprise, and HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) are pleased to announce the inaugural Medical Capital Innovation Competition - All Things Data in Healthcare -- a two-day event to be held in the HIMSS Innovation Center at the GCHI, Cleveland, OH, April 25-26, 2017. The Medical Capital Innovation Competition is open to and encourages participation from professional and collegiate teams. $100,000 in prizes, mentoring, and access to business advisors, including world-class healthcare systems and collaborators, will be awarded.