RetroSense founder Sean Ainsworth named CEO of Seattle biotechZiadSean Ainsworth hopes to strike biotech gold, again, joining Seattle-based Immusoft Corp. as CEO and chairman. Read more >>
Snow Skiing is like Starting a Business? Roger that!Ziad Boston Harbor Angel members, Ziad Moukheiber and David Powsner, are the hosts of Failure – the Podcast, a podcast about about business failures, focusing on startups and emerging companies. You've heard it before. Starting a business is a lot like skiing: you've got to be prepared for a fall. In episode eight, guest Roger Kahlon, a businessman and avid skier, speaks on the topic from first hand experience. Tune in >>
Myomo Completes Repayment of Loan to the Massachusetts Life Sciences CenterZiadMyomo, Inc. (NYSE American: MYO) (“Myomo” or the “Company”), a commercial stage medical robotics company, and the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) today celebrated Myomo’s repayment of a $750,000 accelerator loan provided by the MLSC in 2011. Myomo completed repayment of the loan, which totaled $1,350,618 with interest, on December 13, 2017. Myomo Chairman and CEO Paul R. Gudonis presented a ceremonial check to Travis McCready, President and CEO of MLSC, during a ceremony at Myomo’s headquarters in the Cambridge...
‘Bone Glue’ Experiments on the ISS Test Possible Treatment for OsteoporosisZiad“If we can show that our material stimulates the production of new bone in the space environment, that will have a translational value back on Earth, that it could be used to someday treat patients with osteoporosis,” said Brian Hess, founder and CEO of Launchpad Medical, which created the glue. “But it could also be a material to help treat astronauts from the effects of deep space travel. That’s obviously a secondary reason of why we are studying this in...
Beauty as you know it is changing.ZiadPixability’s new study analyzes the YouTube practices of 215 beauty brands and 182,621 independent YouTube beauty creators who create YouTube videos focused on makeup, skincare, hair, nails, and perfume. Read more >>
Video system has ‘transformative potential’ for blind patientsZiadThe eSight system (eSight Corp., Toronto, Canada) is a set of electronic glasses, which look similar to the 3D glasses that video gamers use, has a controller so users can magnify an image to great extents. Time magazine named the system one of the 25 best inventions of 2017. Read more >>
The Capital Network’s Female Founders FellowshipZiadGreen Piñata Toys founder Shiva Kashalkar has been accepted into The Capital Network (TCN) Female Founders Fellowship.
KnipBio moves towards commercial production of single cell proteinZiadThe producer of premium aquaculture feed Ingredients KnipBio, Inc. announced they successfully completed the production process of KnipBio Meal™ single cell protein in a 20,000 liter fermentation vessel. Read more >>