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Press releases

Atlantic Accelerator Opening Doors for Medical Device Company Life MT

March 22 2012

Extract from article in Medical Devices Network: 20 March 2012 Innovative technology is the only way the healthcare industry can deliver improved patient outcomes at lower costs. Elly Earls speaks to Sagentia’s Paul Wilkins and Toby Wilson Waterworth of the Atlantic Accelerator about how small medical device start-ups that create these innovative devices can successfully [...]

Atlantic Accelerator and DiagNodus Speed Development of Cancer Screening

November 4 2011

DiagNodus Ltd, a Cambridge-based biomedical early-stage company developing a diagnostic solution for the early detection for colorectal cancer (CRC), has signed an agreement with Atlantic Accelerator (AA) to speed the route to market for DiagNodus’ innovative CRC screening technology – Screen2C™. Following a competitive pitching round by worldwide healthcare ventures, DiagNodus was selected to join [...]

Early Screening Device Fights Killer Cancer

November 4 2011

A diagnostic device for early detection of colorectal cancer (CRC) – one of the biggest killers in the developed world – is being fast-tracked to market by the Cambridge inventors in collaboration with Atlantic Accelerator. DiagNodus Ltd, a young Cambridge biomedical company, is developing an innovative screening technology – Screen2C™ – to combat the threat [...]

Cambridge Biomedical Accelerator Seeks Funding for Debut Company

November 4 2011

Atlantic Accelerator has broken cover on its first official portfolio company, DiagNodus, a startup looking to exploit an early, non-invasive detection tool for colorectal cancer. Working in partnership, the two companies will now embark on sourcing seed funding to cover the cost of product prototype suitable to undertake clinical trials. Based at Babraham Research Campus, [...]

First Two Firms to Win Backing

May 29 2011

Atlantic Accelerator – the Cambridge organisation set up to support and invest in medical innovations – has chosen the first two companies it plans to back. And a further three companies – including one based in Cambridge – have been given feedback with a view to presenting to the organisation again at a later date. [...]

Promising Start for Healthcare Accelerator

May 28 2011

Atlantic Accelerator, established to accelerate high value medical solutions for hospital-managed patient care, got off to a promising start at its first quarterly meeting last month. Following its launch in March 2011, the Accelerator called for applications from medical technology companies wishing to pitch for support and, ultimately, investment. Over 40 companies applied to pitch [...]

Atlantic Accelerator Gains Momentum

May 27 2011

Atlantic Accelerator, established in Cambridge to accelerate high value medical solutions for hospital-managed patient care, is off to a flyer. It has already lined up six potential investments globally. Following its launch in March, the Accelerator called for applications from medical technology companies wishing to pitch for support and, ultimately, investment. More than 40 companies [...]

Atlantic Accelerator Keeping Chosen Companies Under Wraps

May 26 2011

Cambridge’s new healthcare startup accelerator has selected the first two companies to take under its wing, but is not revealing who they are. Over 40 applications were made from companies looking to pitch to Atlantic Accelerator, the team which launched in March this year in an effort to address what the group believes are failings [...]

Promising Start for Healthcare Accelerator

May 26 2011

Atlantic Accelerator, established to accelerate high value medical solutions for hospital-managed patient care, got off to a promising start at its first quarterly meeting last month. Following its launch in March 2011, the Accelerator called for applications from medical technology companies wishing to pitch for support and, ultimately, investment. Over 40 companies applied to pitch [...]

New Boost for Healthcare Innovation

March 21 2011

A group of healthcare entrepreneurs has launched a new organisation in Cambridge to support and invest in medical innovations. Atlantic Accelerator, based at St John’s Innovation Centre, is looking to back high-value solutions to address medical needs in hospital-managed patient care. The aim is to address the urgent need to deliver better patient care at [...]