Makers For Vets Program Returning To Northeast Ohio
Challenge America is again bringing its Makers for Veterans program to Northeast Ohio. Teams of engineers, doctors and other "makers" will work together at St. Edward High School to forge solutions to difficulties faced by disabled military veterans.
Cleveland Clinic enters license agreement for breast cancer vaccine technology
Cleveland Clinic enters license agreement for breast cancer vaccine technology. Dr. Vincent Tuohy discusses the vaccine.
Anixa Biosciences Announces a Strategic Alliance and Licensing Agreement with Cleveland Clinic for an Innovative Breast Cancer Vaccine Technology
Anixa Biosciences, Inc. (ANIX), a biotechnology company focused on harnessing the body's immune system to fight cancer, today announced that it has established a strategic alliance and license agreement with Cleveland Clinic for an innovative breast cancer vaccine technology.
Centerline Biomedical Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Intra-Operative Positioning System
Centerline Biomedical, Inc. (Centerline) has announced that the company has received 510(k) clearance from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market its flagship product, the Intra-Operative Positioning System, IOPS.
TMAO and Heart Disease: The New Red Meat Risk?
Over the past several decades, public health experts and physicians have pinned a hefty portion of the blame for heart disease on saturated fat. That’s not without reason. The long-chain saturated fatty acids found in foods like steak, butter, and coconut oil raise artery-clogging low–density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol, a cause of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. At the same time, diets high in red meat have been strongly associated with heart disease and mortality.
Hospitals look to computers to predict patient emergencies before they happen
Seven floors, and long odds, were stacked against John S. He was undergoing a test on the first floor of a Cleveland Clinic hospital when his nursing team — on the eighth floor — got a call, telling them the 57-year-old had developed a dangerously rapid heartbeat that was spiraling toward cardiac arrest.
'They've given me hope': NE Ohio design teams create solutions for disabled veterans
Tables at the Joseph and Helen Lowe Institute for Innovation were strewn with laptop computers, cell phones, electronics and cables.
The surrounding walls were covered with scientific graffiti in drawings, notes and questions to be answered.
It was the stuff of creativity and inspiration, all of it needed to help make the lives of seven disabled veterans a bit easier.
Why Cleveland Clinic is partnering with a manufacturer known for ecommerce
Proto Labs and Cleveland Clinic are jointly developing an awards program to help move novel healthcare ideas forward, says Proto Labs CEO Vicki Holt. The new initiative will be part of Proto Labs’ Cool Idea Award program and will work with Cleveland Clinic Innovations, which says it has executed over 500 licenses and created 75 spin-off companies that have raised over $1 billion in equity investment and commercialization grants since 2000.
Cleveland Clinic, Kent State University and two Cleveland-area companies land Third Frontier grants
Cleveland Clinic and Kent State University both received grants from the Third Frontier's Technology Validation and Start-up Fund, which provides grants to higher education and other nonprofit research institutions "to demonstrate that a technology is commercially viable through activities such as testing and prototyping," with the ultimate goal of licensing the technology to companies.
Protolabs partners with Cleveland Clinic Healthcare Innovations Alliance
Protolabs has forged a partnership with the Cleveland Clinic Healthcare Innovations Alliance to create an awards program that will accelerate healthcare ideas.