VNN Sports Names Former SportsEngine Executive as CEO

Responding to the growing need for the nation’s high schools to have access to a comprehensive marketing and communications solution, VNN Sports today announced it has named former SportsEngine executive, Rick Ehrman, as CEO. Ehrman will focus on expanding on VNN’s position as the leader in the high school sports market, leveraging a strong track record … Continued

American Academy of Sleep Medicine Partners with ArborMetrix for the First Clinical Registry Dedicated Solely to Sleep Medicine

ArborMetrix has been selected by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine as its technology and analytics partner. Together, AASM and ArborMetrix will create the first-ever clinical data registry designed exclusively for sleep medicine. “We have a big vision for what we will achieve with our registry – especially helping our more than 10,000 accredited member sleep … Continued

BlueWillow Biologics Awarded Patent for Intranasal Genital Herpes Vaccine

BlueWillow Biologics® today announced the issuance of U.S. patent number 10,206,996 to BlueWillow for the development of an intranasal NanoVax® herpes simplex virus (HSV) vaccine. The patent protects the use of BlueWillow’s unique NanoVax adjuvant platform in the development of a vaccine that provides protection against HSV-1 and HSV-2, the two viruses that can cause … Continued

BlueWillow Biologics Announces Issuance of Intranasal Anthrax Vaccine Patent

BlueWillow Biologics® today announced the issuance of U.S. patent number 10,138,279 covering an intranasal NanoVax® anthrax vaccine. The patent, issued to the University of Michigan under exclusive license to BlueWillow, is based on research conducted by the University demonstrating the vaccine’s ability to elicit long-term protection against lethal anthrax challenge in animals. BlueWillow’s intranasal NanoVax platform … Continued

Fabrisonic introduces smaller Ultrasonic Additive Manufacturing platform

U.S. metal 3D printing company, Fabrisonic has introduced the latest machine based on its Ultrasonic Additive Manufacturing (UAM) process. The new SonicLayer 1200, showcased at RAPID + TCT last week, uses the company’s hybrid manufacturing technology which leverages a unique room temperature metal deposition process harnessing sound waves to merge layers of metal foil without the need for … Continued

Betterworks Total Financing exceeds $65M with extended Series B Funding Round

Betterworks®, the leading enterprise HR software for Continuous Performance Management®, today announced it has secured an additional $27 million, extending the company’s Series B investment to $51M and its total funding to more than $65 million. These B rounds were led by existing investors Emergence Capital with Kleiner Perkins and participation from seed investors as well. … Continued

AASLD Selects ArborMetrix for First-ever National Clinical Registry on Improving the Quality of Cirrhosis Care

The Cirrhosis Quality Collaborative (CQC),  an initiative of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), has selected ArborMetrix as its technology and analytics partner to power its clinical data registry of promoting the quality of liver care. AASLD is the leading organization of scientists and health care professionals dedicated to preventing and curing liver disease. … Continued

Fabrisonic and Luna embed fiber optic sensors into metal 3D printed parts

Fabrisonic, the metal 3D printing company known for its Ultrasonic Additive Manufacturing (UAM) technology, has been working in collaboration with Luna Innovations, a specialist in optical measurement technology, to develop 3D printed smart structures. In short, these smart structures consist of metal parts printed using Fabrisonic’s UAM process which are embedded with Luna Innovations’ optic … Continued

BlueWillow Biologics Awarded Grant for Chlamydia Vaccine Development

BlueWillow Biologics® today announced the company has been awarded an NIH Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant for the development of an intranasal NanoVax®vaccine for the prevention of chlamydia. There are more than 131 million new chlamydia infections worldwide each year1 and no approved vaccine currently exists to prevent the infection.  The National Institute of … Continued

Blue Medora Secures $10 Million in Growth Investment from Edison Partners

Blue Medora, the IT monitoring integration leader, announced today a $10 million investment from growth equity investor Edison Partners. Proceeds will be used to accelerate development and enterprise market adoption of the company’s innovations including the recently introduced BindPlane™ service. The new investment comes on the heels of a year of dramatic growth for Blue … Continued