Category: Innovation

CMS names 25 to move to next phase of its “Artificial Intelligence (AI) Health Outcomes Challenge”

The federal Centers for Medicare and Medicare Services (CMS) has announced the 25 participants selected to move on to the next round of its “Artificial Intelligence (AI) Health Outcomes Challenge.” Launched this past March by the CMS Innovation Center in collaboration with the American Academy of Family Physicians and the

Atlanta-based BIP Capital oversubscribes Venture Fund IV

BIP Capital has announced the launch of Venture Fund IV, surpassing the $100 million target. The Atlanta-based firm, which primarily invests in the southeast, says its fourth fund will focus on Series A and Series B investments for market-disrupting B2B SaaS (business-to-business software-as-a-service) and tech-enabled services companies focused on enterprise

PART 2: Glinter refuses to accept “no,” convinces university to let him enroll in classes in spite of his age

(EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the second article in a series spotlighting the life-long journey of Nashville Entrepreneur Shawn Glinter, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Pendant Biosciences Inc.) “I want to be able to take these classes, so I can help my fellow student athletes,” Shawn Glinter explained to administrators

New UT research collaboration offers promising therapy for prostate, triple negative breast cancer

A research collaboration between the University of Tennessee (UT) Health Science Center, the UT Research Foundation and biopharmaceutical company Veru Inc. has resulted in a promising next generation oral cancer therapy, VERU-111, which has the potential to treat not only advanced prostate cancer, but other cancer types including triple negative