Press, News, Updates

ELabNYC in the News

Ekaterina Dadachova, Radcure/Einstein
Spring, 2014 Awarded Follow on funding from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for RIT (Radio Immuno Therapy) to cure AIDS.
 

Vallen Graham, Rockefeller University
March 2014 Awarded Robertson Therapeutic Development Fund support

 

Serge Loncar, CareSpeak Communications
May 2014: Centro Diabetes Puerto Rico (CDPR) has announced a partnership with CareSpeak Communications to bring the DiabeText program to its patients in Puerto Rico.
http://www2.pr.gov/agencias/diabetes/Comunicados/Pages/Centro-de-Diabetes-para-Puerto-Rico-usará-la-mensajer%C3%ADa-de-textos-con-sus-pacientes.aspx

 

Ly Vu, FlexTraPower
Named the Vietnam Education Foundation (VEF) Fellow
http://www2.mskcc.org/gerstner/html/83952.cfm

Awarded the Damon Runyon Sohn Conference Foundation Pediatric Cancer Research Fellows Award
http://www.damonrunyon.org/news_events/more/damon_runyon_cancer_research_foundation_awards_june_2014_sohn_fellows/

 

Oculogica
September 2014 - Uzma Samadani will be speaking at TEDMED to be held in the Kennedy Center, Washington DC, Friday September 12th, 2014.
http://tedmed.com/event/stage2014#session_7

August 2014 - ASCRS EyeWorld interviewed Dr. Samadani at the Women in Ophthalmology meeting.
http://ewreplay.org/content/wio-2014?v=3723178687001

April 2014 – Awarded a $250,000 grant from the National Space Biomedical Research Institute.
http://www.nsbri.org/newsflash/indivArticle.asp?id=454&articleID=204

 

VivoZ Biolabs LLC (formerly BioZAP)
Zeynep Direli Korkut, Co Founder and member of Dr. Sihong Wang’s lab receives inaugural award from Pershing Sq Foundation.
http://pershingsquarefoundation.org/inaugural-pershing-square-sohn-prize-awarded-to-six-young-scientists-in-new-york-city-to-further-innovative-cancer-research

 
Jibon Health
Secures $250K ICDDR,B, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, USAID, UKAid, CanadaAID,  grant Recognized
http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn-medical-student-discovers-save-women-bleeding-death-childbirth-article-1.1907966

Touro Medical Student secures life saving grants
http://www.touro.edu/news/press-releases/tourocom-childbirth-device-81914.php
 

CCNY Biomedical Engineers Receive Entrepreneurial Training [January 10, 2014]

http://www1.cuny.edu/mu/forum/2014/01/10/2-ccny-biomedical-engineers-receive-entrepreneurial-training/#.UtP5CXIDAwo.email

 

Business Opportunities to Success Summit [December 13, 2013]

http://rpihub.org/boss-2013-session-6-manage/  (VIDEO start 37:40 end 42:38)

 

ELabNYC Co-Hosts Inaugural Nature Biotechnology New York SciCafé [December 12, 2013]

http://www.nature.com/nbt/journal/v27/n10/full/nbt1009-869.html 

 

NYCEDC Announces ELabNYC [November 21, 2013]

http://www.nycedc.com/program/bio-health-tech-entrepreneurship-lab-nyc

 

David Feldman [May 16, 2013]

http://www.davidfeldmanblog.com/go-elabnyc/

 

GigaOm [February 1, 2013]

http://muckrack.com/kheussner/statuses/297458814511362048

 

ELab Companies in the News

 

Why the Next Super Bowl Could Be Much Safer [January 28, 2014]

http://www.newsweek.com/why-next-years-super-bowl-could-be-much-safer-227227 

 

Quikiks Gears Up for First Production Run of Hands-Free Shoes [January 12, 2014]

http://e-ditionsbyfry.com/Olive/ODE/LER/Default.aspx?href=LER%2F2014%2F01%2F01&pageno=70&view=document

 

HistoWiz Wins the Tsinghua Alumni Business Plan Competition [January 11, 2014]

http://www.tsinghua.org/BusinessDevelopment3

 

Prezi Announces the Fuel for Ideas Challenges Winner: Quikiks [December 19, 2013]

http://blog.prezi.com/latest/2013/12/19/announcing-the-fuel-for-ideas-challenge-winner-quikiks.html

 

ImmunoVent and In Vivo Move to NYC Incubator [November 26, 2013]

http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/uptown/city-biotech-incubator-lab-opens-harlem-article-1.1530405

 

ELab Advisors in the News

Biotech Firm Targets City for Shmeat Market [January 26, 2014]

http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20140126/TECHNOLOGY/301269971/biotech-firm-targets-city-for-shmeat-market

 

Stephen Goodman, Pryor Cashman – Named one of the best lawyers in America