Art Pappas, life science investor and managing partner of Pappas Ventures, delivered the keynote address at the 2016 Open Thinking Innovation Showcase, an event held by Wake Forest Innovations to show off new and upcoming inventions from researchers at Wake Forest School of Medicine and Wake Forest University.
Researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have developed a medical app for risk-evaluation and clinical support that can help emergency department personnel more efficiently determine which patients with acute chest pain can be discharged safely.
The mission of Wake Forest Innovations is to improve health through collaborative innovation. The recent Open Thinking technology showcase at Wake Forest Biotech Place put that concept on display, with researchers celebrating their inventive successes alongside leading industry and business experts.
The BIO International Convention lists 10 good reasons to attend BIO 2016 in San Francisco on June 6-9. Wake Forest Innovations has a few more.
On May 19, Wake Forest Innovations will host its second annual Open Thinking Innovation Showcase. The event, sponsored by Kilpatrick & Stockton, will showcase the latest health care products and technologies that can change the way we live and will feature inventors from Wake Forest School of Medicine and Wake Forest University.
It’s not every day you get the chance to see firsthand some of the newest technologies transforming health care and society. Many scientists at Wake Forest School of Medicine and Wake Forest University are on the frontlines of scientific discovery, developing innovative technologies that can improve health and further society.
Advances in personalized medicine allow doctors to select the most promising drugs for certain types of malignant tumors. But what if before initiating treatment, they could go a step further and use a mini-model of the human body to see how each patient’s actual tumor responds to the drugs and learn if and where the continue reading
Using a sophisticated, custom-designed 3D printer, regenerative medicine scientists at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have proved that it is feasible to print living tissue structures to replace injured or diseased tissue in patients.
Researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have developed a new technology to detect disease biomarkers in the form of nucleic acids, the building blocks of all living organisms.