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LEAH Labs Awarded NIH Phase I SBIR Grant

“A non-viral gene editing platform for cell therapies and translational autoimmune disease modeling” MEDICAL ALLEY, Minnesota (March 1st, 2022) — LEAH Labs, a Y Combinator-backed companion animal biotechnology company building a better future for pets and their humans, has been awarded a $337,443 National Institute of Health (NIH) Phase I Small Business Innovation Research grant […]

Newly Published physIQ and UI Health Study on the Efficacy of Novel COVID-19 Decompensation Index

NIH-funded DeCODe clinical study evaluates FDA-cleared AI analytics platform (pinpointIQTM) and a wearable biosensor to remotely monitor patients with COVID-19 First-in-Kind COVID-19 Decompensation Index (CDI) identifies early signs of worsening health with a lower false alarm rate compared to standard-of-care modalities Findings suggests the potential for wearable sensor-based analytics to detect exacerbation of infectious disease […]

Miromatrix Awarded $1.9 Million NIH Grant to Advance the Development of a Bioengineered Liver

Miromatrix Inc., a Minnesota-based biotechnology company, was awarded a $1,970,000 Direct to Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to advance the development of a bioengineered transplantable liver to address the chronic shortage of transplantable […]

In the Know: Healthcare News for June 3, 2019

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