A pioneering endoscopic surgical device, backed by the Medtech Accelerator, has been licensed to medical device company Medovate who will be responsible for bringing it to market. The new device, ENDOVAC, has the potential to dramatically improve survival of patients with life threatening infection following a leak from the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract whilst significantly enhancing current treatment methods.
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This September, the week long MedTechBoost will blend PhD & Post-Doc students and startups, combined with key people at EAHSN, and take them through a structured process of practical ideation, venture development, and lean solution-design, to create and develop ground-breaking new solutions for the NHS.
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Supported by Marks & Clerk LLP and Jaltek Systems, Medtech Accelerator are pleased to announce details of the next Health Hack - Surgery. Taking place on Thursday 18th & Friday 19th January 2018 at the Cambridge Science Park we are keen to build on the success of the first Hackathon - Rehabilitation Technology.
The Medtech Accelerator, a new company set up to provide proof of concept financial awards to support development of medical technology and software innovations originating primarily from within the NHS, today announced the first round of successful projects. Three pioneering projects will share in £200K to help progress their early stage technologies towards viable solutions to currently unmet healthcare needs.
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