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FDA Approves New FemTech Device to Enhance Quality of Care for the Uterus

The Luminelle DTx Hysteroscopy System has received its 510(k) clearance from the FDA with a dual-indication for both hysteroscopy and cystoscopy. The Luminelle DTx Hysteroscopy [...]

August 23rd, 2018|

Panaceutics Developes Edible Gel To Replace 20 Heart Pills A Day

The American Heart Association says 24 percent of heart attack patients don’t fill their prescriptions within a week after discharge, and 34 percent of heart [...]

February 9th, 2018|

Zenomics Awarded $5.8M for Developing Smart Insulin Delivery Devices

Zenomics is developing innovative drug delivery systems that enhance health and improve quality of life; specifically focusing on the development of transformative glucose-responsive insulin delivery devices [...]

July 6th, 2017|

Wege Foundation Awards First Flight’s LiftOff Program $50,000 to Assist NC Tech Start-Ups

First Flight Venture Center (FFVC) announced today that its LiftOff Program was awarded a $50,000 grant from the Wege Foundation.  Based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, [...]

April 27th, 2016|

Help Support the First Flight LIFTOFF Program

LiftOff is our innovative program to help North Carolina's scientific entrepreneurs get early funding for their technology start-ups. Our team of in-house executives and grant experts [...]

October 23rd, 2015|

The RTP Reports That FFVC Wows the White House

Learn about FFVC and the $50,000 grant they received at the first White House Pitch Day in this video produced by The RTP. Nestled between RTI International and The Hamner Institute on Davis Drive in Research Triangle Park, First Flight Venture Center works daily with early stage life science companies to help them grow. Open since 1991, the incubator aims to help tenants succeed in an industry that has an extremely long lab to consumer lifespan. […]

August 19th, 2015|

The Consultant as Entrepreneur

It’s a romantic ideal, but not everyone can come up with a ‘eureka’ product in their garage. An alternative is to parlay your current expertise [...]

June 12th, 2015|

One’s a Crowd. On Crowdsourcing, and how CNBC is tracking it.

Check out this article in a recent issue of Wired. Sharp thoughts on Net Neutrality and robots (for the record, there’s always something about robots [...]

April 20th, 2015|

LISTEN – It Makes You Seem Unusual and Makes You Successful

I've spent the last two weeks buried in communication related activities.  Websites, social media, conferences and events, coffee, pitch practices, conference calls and the list [...]

June 3rd, 2014|

No surprises here – Email Is Crushing Twitter, Facebook for Selling Stuff Online

Startups - take note.  All of the nagging about networking, keeping track of contacts, building a database and using a CRM are not worthless pieces [...]

July 7th, 2013|