23:42 , Jan 3, 2019 |  BC Innovations  |  Targets & Mechanisms

Getting kumbaya with infections

Up-and-comer Janelle Ayres is flipping the script on antibiotic resistance with a strategy to convert bacteria from virulent pathogens into benign members of the microbiome and turn infectious diseases into harmless conditions. The idea is...
07:00 , Apr 28, 2016 |  BC Innovations  |  Finance

Bridging translation

An increasing number of academic institutions are filling the translational gap between what typical academic projects produce and what companies or VC firms want to see in order to commercialize a discovery. These organizations, or...
07:00 , May 6, 2013 |  BC Week In Review  |  Company News

Harvard University sales and marketing update

The Blavatnik Family Foundation donated $50 million to the university to launch the Blavatnik Biomedical Accelerator to identify and develop early stage life science technologies at the university. The accelerator will provide grants to researchers...
07:00 , May 6, 2013 |  BioCentury  |  Finance

Perpetual acceleration

Harvard University hopes that a $50 million gift will bring enough early stage projects to a partnering event so that its Biomedical Accelerator will be self-sustaining in eight to 12 years. Last week, the Blavatnik...
00:49 , Apr 30, 2013 |  BC Extra  |  Financial News

Harvard receives $50M for accelerator

The Blavatnik Family Foundation donated $50 million to Harvard University to launch the Blavatnik Biomedical Accelerator to identify and develop early stage life science technologies at the university. The accelerator will provide grants to researchers...