Entries by Vered Albelda

‘Twas the night before grant deadline

Adam Ruben doi:10.1126/science.caredit.a1600164 Published online Dec. 21, 2016 in Science Magazine ‘Twas the night before grant deadline, 7:15. Many creatures were stirring, thanks to caffeine. The comments accepted, the references done, In hopes someone might fund my first R01. I wrote like a showman. My prose was terrific. My font was New Roman. My aims […]

Available Online: Medical Device Non-Dilutive Funding: Trends & Opportunities

In a world in which both medical diagnostics and therapies are shifting towards minimally invasive technologies, it is not surprising that steadily increasing non-dilutive funding is available for innovative medical device companies. The scope of funding support covers the entire R&D cycle, from early stage exploratory and discovery work all the way to late stage […]

Available Online: Non-Dilutive Funding for Non-US Applicants

Non-US applicants are eligible for the majority of the non-dilutive pockets of money including NIH, Department of Defense, BARDA etc. Currently, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) are actively funding over 1000 projects in the excess of $1.3B, taking place outside the US and awarded to non-US applicant organizations. And, when taking into account collaborations […]

Life Sciences Summit 2017 – Connecting Innovation, Capital, and Industry

FreeMind is pleased to support the upcoming Life Sciences Summit! Where: New York City, NY When: November 1-2, 2017 The Life Sciences Summit is an early-stage investor and business development conference for emerging companies and academic innovators. The objective of the meeting is to connect emerging companies with early-stage investors, business development professionals, and medical […]

Senate Appropriations Committee Clears $2B Boost to NIH Budget

Sep 07, 2017 NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The US Senate’s appropriations committee today approved a funding bill that would increase the National Institutes of Health’s fiscal 2018 budget by $2 billion to $36.1 billion. The bill — which was cleared by the Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Subcommittee yesterday — was approved by […]