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Brown’s medical school gets $27-million gift

Brown’s medical school gets $27-million gift

Another major gift from The Warren Alpert Foundation will enable Brown University's medical school to create an endowment to help train students who are pursuing medical and doctoral degrees -- a path to becoming "physician-scientists," wom...

Product that improves prosthetic comfort wins Elevator Pitch Contest

Product that improves prosthetic comfort wins Elevator Pitch Contest

  • Posted November 16, 2016 by Lori Stabile on PBN

A product that promotes comfort for people who need to wear prosthetics won the Rhode Island Business Plan Competition’s annual statewide Elevator Pitch Contest Tuesday night....

Data Presented from First U.S. Clinical Trial of Photodynamic Bone Stabilization System - See more a

Data Presented from First U.S. Clinical Trial of Photodynamic Bone Stabilization System - See more a

  • Posted November 03, 2016 by IlluminOss Medical on ODT

IlluminOss Medical, a privately-held, commercial stage medical device company focused on minimally invasive orthopedic fracture repair, has announced that Richard Terek, M.D., presented the first preliminary data from its U.S. pivotal clini...

Betaspring Seeks RI Business Referrals for Investment

Betaspring Seeks RI Business Referrals for Investment

  • Posted October 17, 2016 by Kelly Nevins on MedMates

Betaspring is looking for recommendations and referrals of 2-3 more RI based companies to invest in before the end of 2016. The team has screening days in October in Boston, NYC, Providence and Pittsburgh. ...

Brainstorming at URI: Student Teams Build Innovative Health-Related Products

Brainstorming at URI: Student Teams Build Innovative Health-Related Products

For the first time, Jane Trapala helped design and build a wristband with a 3D printer this weekend at the University of Rhode Island....

MedMates Appoints Three New Members to Board of Directors

MedMates Appoints Three New Members to Board of Directors

Addition of Recognized Industry Leaders Helps Strengthen Efforts to Grow Life Sciences Economy in Rhode Island...