Posts Tagged ‘Venture Capital’

“Radiologists are Toast”

Posted on: June 21st, 2019 by admin 1 Comment

Vinod Khosla, a Silicon Valley investor and co-founder of Sun Microsystems, has made a name for himself by suggesting that […]

The Future of Healthcare

Posted on: May 31st, 2019 by admin 1 Comment

Over the past three days, the Africa Health Exhibition has taken place in Midrand where over 10,000 people – delegates, speakers, exhibitors […]

QT Ultrasound Launches Imaging Centres

Posted on: January 18th, 2019 by admin 2 Comments

Five years ago, Delphinus announced it had received 510(k) clearance from the FDA and was able to begin marketing its whole breast […]

An Electronic Idiot Savant?

Posted on: June 15th, 2018 by admin 3 Comments

The title of today’s blog is taken from a recent opinion piece in The Economist that considers whether artificial intelligence (AI) will […]

A Crisis in Research Funding

Posted on: May 26th, 2017 by admin 2 Comments

A decade ago, when CapeRay was still being incubated within the University of Cape Town (UCT), we were successful in […]

Cabinet Ministers Endorse CapeRay

Posted on: November 6th, 2015 by admin 5 Comments

With the launch of our clinical trial last week, we had the opportunity yesterday to host a high-profile visit by […]

Boost for the Cape

Posted on: May 15th, 2015 by admin

It has long been recognized that the medical device industry can and does have a significant impact on a region’s […]

Powered by U-Start

Posted on: May 16th, 2014 by admin 2 Comments

The past week was a hectic one for 19 start-up companies and their executives in Milan. Under the patronage of U-Start, the teams […]

What is it about Boston?

Posted on: February 28th, 2014 by admin 4 Comments

Boston, capital of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, was settled by Puritan colonists from England in 1630. During the American Revolution, when the […]

Crowdfunding for Medical Devices

Posted on: August 23rd, 2013 by admin 2 Comments

One of the greatest challenges faced by entrepreneurs and inventors who have a great idea for a novel medical device is funding. […]