Judges scored the finalists from every observe based mostly on the next standards:
- Completeness of general plan
- Enterprise thought
- Market alternative
- Income mannequin
- Founder(s) Expertise
Listed below are the winners who had the very best factors in every class:
Well being IT observe:
Care.coach’s digital avatars coach complicated, excessive threat sufferers (sometimes aged) – 5% of the US inhabitants who account for 50% of all healthcare prices — to take higher care of themselves and to cut back value of look after our well being insurer clients. Its human-in-the-loop design permits us to surpass the constraints of AI, whereas coaching machine studying fashions to automate and scale human contact in ways in which different corporations do not need the information for.
Presenter: Victor Wang, Founder and CEO
Programs Oncology is an AI powered, data-driven biopharmaceutical firm. We use a proprietary synthetic intelligence-based platform that drives discovery and improvement of most cancers therapies. Programs Oncology makes use of its Expansive.AI™ computational platform for mining genomic evolution and multi-target discovery. Programs Oncology has efficiently out-licensed a number of packages to Pharma, and we at the moment have 35 wholly-owned initiatives in oncology indications, with 4 packages prepared for out-licensing in 2021. One program particularly, MyxSO, has compelling knowledge that we’re very enthusiastic about. For some background, MyxSO is a pan most cancers, pre-clinic twin armed oncolytic virus IO remedy that has great market potential. Dr. Dan Von Hoff, our Chief Medical Strategist, has designed a really environment friendly medical trial technique that ought to result in speedy regulatory approval. The corporate is trying to type a collaboration or three way partnership to associate the MyxSO program and drive its improvement into the clinic.
Presenter: Spyro Mousses, CEO
Medical Gadgets observe:
Precision Microwaveis creating the subsequent era of precision, energy-based, medical gadgets able to delivering quick, low-cost, protected, and efficient minimally invasive therapy for sufferers with most cancers and different continual medical circumstances. Our present focus is commercialization of our patent-ending directional microwave ablation (DMWA) applicator know-how, which we’ve got extensively developed via the assist of Nationwide Science Basis SBIR/STTR Part I & II grants. We’re at the moment closely concerned in coordinating actions with medical skilled advisors, OEMs, regulatory and high quality consultants, engineering design corporations, educational analysis companions, gross sales and advertising consultants, and patent attorneys to convey to market a whole, FDA-cleared, trendy MWA system able to disrupting the minimally invasive therapy market.
Presenter: Austin Pfannenstiel, PhD, Founder and President
GRIP Molecular’s single-use biosensor and cell app supplies customers extremely correct and complete medical diagnostic info in minutes, anytime and wherever. The patented, graphene-enabled solid-state digital platform know-how is simple to make use of and doesn’t require chemical reagents or a separate reader. GRIP’s underlying know-how can concurrently detect the presence of infectious illness pathogens and characterize the host response, together with the immune response, to allow information-enabled prognosis and the speedy software of applicable remedy. The primary product will concurrently present diagnostic info for COVID-19, Influenza A/B and different widespread higher respiratory infections. Proof of idea has been accomplished and improvement is underway with preliminary product launch anticipated in 2023.
Presenter: Ed Gillen, CEO and CCO
Well being Companies observe:
Oshi Well being is a digital clinic that diagnoses and supply complete particular person therapy for gastrointestinal (GI) circumstances. The corporate redesigned GI care from the bottom as much as be patient-centered, telehealth-first and value-based. Our built-in, GI-specialized care workforce contains physicians, NPs, dietitians, psychologists and well being coaches to assist sufferers implement a customized care plan to get management of signs, enhance high quality of life and office productiveness and cut back general healthcare prices.
Presenter: Sam Holliday, CEO
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