Venture-Med Angel Investment Group is a membership organization of accredited investors dedicated to funding and mentoring new healthcare startup companies. We focus on medical devices, healthcare IT, diagnostic biopharma and digital health technologies that will enhance patient safety and outcomes. Membership Inquiry.
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We are very excited to bring the best healthcare startup companies to light. These are companies that have IP, a seasoned and experienced team and are tackling big problems with innovative solutions. We also bring very knowledgable featured speakers to our events.
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NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - More children are likely to survive tuberculosis, the leading infectious disease killer, after Kenya introduces child-friendly medicines on Oct. 1 - the first country in the world to do so. […]
(Reuters Health) - People with cancer may overestimate the possible benefits to them of participating in an early trial of a new medicine, even after talking with a doctor about what to expect, according to a new study from the U.K. […]
(Reuters) - Kite Pharma Inc on Monday said its experimental CAR T-cell therapy, which helps the immune system fight cancer, was highly effective in treating aggressive non-Hodgkin lymphoma, although two deaths were related to the drug, according to interim data from a midstage trial. […]
(Reuters Health) - The proportion of U.S. babies born suffering from withdrawal syndrome after exposure to heroin or prescription opiates in utero has more than doubled in less than a decade, a study suggests. […]
Bio-active synthetic bone graft company NovaBone said today it won CE Mark approval in the European Union for its NovaTape and NovaPlug dental wound dressings. The Jacksonville, Fla.-based company said both devices are collagen-based and designed for the management of soft tissue oral wounds and sores, including dental sores, oral ulcers, periodontal surgica […]
Two Southern California tech council groups are set to merge, according to a new report from the Orange County Business Journal. Aliso Viejo, Calif.’s group OCTANe will merge with the Mission Viejo, Calif.-based Orange County Technology Alliance, keeping the OCTANe name, effective Dec. 31. “We felt a combined organization could deliver higher value to the [… […]
St. Jude Medical (NYSE:STJ) is reaching out to shareholders to approve its proposed $25 billion merger with Abbott (NYSE:ABT), according to an SEC filing posted today. The Memphis, Tenn.-based company said the deal will put $46.75 cash in the hands of each stock holder for every share they hold, as well as 0.87 shares of Abbott for […] The post St. Jude seek […]
Hill-Rom Holdings (NYSE:HRC) last week released a slew of new announcements, saying it inked a $1.45 billion term loan A facility, acquired med tech firm Tridien Medical and that it’s looking to sell its WatchChild fetal monitoring system biz, according to HiStalk. The company said in an SEC filing that it inked a $1.46 billion […] The post Hill-Rom picks up […]
...initial applicants for the first accelerator program. Through the program, GE Healthcare and each startup will focus on commercially scaling healthcare innovations for emerging economies, with the potential for GE Healthcare distribution of the startup product, or integration of the service ... […]
...s employees worldwide are building upon the company's rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of healthcare innovations that enable patient care. About Baxter and the Baxter International Foundation Baxter and the Baxter International Foundation are committed ... […]
...a master's degree in business administration from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. "LabCorp is a global leader in healthcare innovation, and the addition of Covance has strengthened its position as the world's leading healthcare diagnostics company," Ratliff said ... […]
...s employees worldwide are building upon the company's rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of healthcare innovations that enable patient care. This release includes forward-looking statements concerning NUMETA, including expectations with regard to its availability ... […]