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Healthcare -  Sean Parker, the billionaire mastermind behind Napster and Facebook's first president announced a $250 million donation to create an institute focused on cancer immunotherapy research
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#NYCTech -  If there is one area that needs cleaning up, it’s the payment side of medical bills for medical practitioners. With insurance, hospitals, and patient's personal finances all involved, there are moving parts you don’t...
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Cool Tech -  //A new way to make casts for broken bones with 3-D printers was on display at the 4 Years From Now event at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. A smartphone app is used to connect with sensors in the cast to stimulate the broken...
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Cool Tech - Thanks to new technologies, doctors can see, and feel, a body in entirely new ways.
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Cool Tech -  //For Americans living with mobility disabilities, getting dressed poses challenges. A new magnetic closure allows dressing with ease. MagnaReady CEO Maura Horton discusses her invention.
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Advice -  Even though it seems business and science are at opposite ends of the spectrum, they actually go hand-in-hand. As a Biotech entrepreneur, you must have the ability to identify the strengths and weaknesses of your business plan and to...
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#NYCTech -  Blueprint Health, the digital health accelerator based in the city, announced its ninth class for its twelve-week program recently. A total of 10 healthcare companies were vetted and selected to receive $20K in investment for the...
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#NYCTech -  Whether you are keeping with your New Years resolutions or not, everyone needs more time at the gym. But when reality catches up and you stop going, it’s almost always due to its inconvenience. With TRN, there is no inconvenience....
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Cool Tech -  //Scientists have created a remote control robotic motor called "Spermbot" that could fertilize eggs and help couples who struggle to have a baby.
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Advice -  Investing in something shiny and new is quite alluring. It’s even more tempting when the potential for profit is not just enormous, but the investment can also literally save lives. That’s the attraction of biotechnology. However,...
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#NYCTech -  Do you ever have a sneaking suspicion about something, but knowing that your intuition isn’t enough, feel the need to research it? Well unfortunately, unless you are apart of a University or other organization, it would be...
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Apps -  //Wearable tracker maker Mio Global has a new fitness metric called Personal Activity Intelligence based on your unique heart rate data. Personal tech columnist Geoffrey A. Fowler takes PAI for a workout.
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#NYCTech -  Did you ever wish that the people who care for you did so in a more productive way? Instead of scolding you, they encouraged you to be yourself? Well now there is a company that is unabashedly empowering you to take steps...
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#NYCTech -  Insurance policies are a highly politicized issue. And while every pseudo-politician yells and posts annoying statuses about how they can fix the situation, this company is going about their business making sure that, regardless of...
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#NYCTech -  The New York Digital Health Accelerator (NYDHA), a program run by the Partnership Fund for New York City and the New York eHealth Collaborative, is wrapping up its five month program today with presentations at its annual demo day...
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#NYCTech - The one thing that your home workouts lack is motivation. Whether it is the environment or the lack of any trainers you just don’t feel it being that close to your bed. If only there was a way to bring that intensity to your...