VMS-Mentored Companies in the News

Bloomer Health Tech in the Guardian: Smart bras and a light tracker: the wearable tech helping plug the medical gender bias gap
06/04/2020
Overjet raises $7.85M for its dental-focused AI tech
06/04/2020
Ministry of Supply in HelloGiggles: Where to buy filters for CDC-approved cloth face masks
06/04/2020
Ted Acworth featured in Boston Globe story about unemployment scams: 'Your Pandemic Unemployment Assistance Application has been processed.' But you never applied
06/03/2020
Accion Systems, US Air Force Research Laboratory Partner on Electrospray Tech
06/03/2020
WSJ Review of Rana el Kaliouby of Affectiva's book "Girl Decoded": The Soulfulness of a New Machine
06/03/2020
Review of Rana el Kaliouby of Affectiva's book, "Girl Decoded": A computer scientist gets candid about her quest to bring empathy to artificial intelligence
06/02/2020
Ginkgo Bioworks to Build Infrastructure for Rapid Epidemic Response with $70MM Investment
06/01/2020
Continuus Pharmaceuticals in CommonWealth Magazine: Life sciences manufacturing can be an economic lifeline
06/01/2020
Ocular Technologies, a startup developing telemedical solutions to improve access to eye care, wins the 2020 MIT $100K Entrepreneurship Competition
06/01/2020
Ocular Therapeutix™ to Present at the Jefferies Virtual Healthcare Conference
06/01/2020
Cell Programming Company Ginkgo Bioworks Raises $70 Million
06/01/2020
Optimus Ride begins delivering food to families in need in Washington, D.C.
06/01/2020
Lunar Station Corporation included in StartUp Texas finalists
06/01/2020
GelSight Awarded $728,000 Federal Grant to Develop Human-Like Tactile Sensors for Robots
05/28/2020
Posh Development in SciTechDaily: Startup Deploying AI Chatbots With “Conversational Memory” for More Natural Exchanges
05/28/2020
Rana el Kaliouby of Affectiva: From Cairo to Cambridge: One scientist’s quest to humanise AI
05/28/2020
Ian Mathews in MIT News: Solar energy farms could offer second life for electric vehicle batteries
05/28/2020
Concerto Biosciences takes prize as $25K runner-up in 2020 Harvard President’s Innovation Challenge
05/28/2020
Canomiks takes second place in the 2020 E1 Ignite Cup in in Southeast Minnesota
05/28/2020
Rana el Kaliouby of Affectiva's book "Girl Decoded" included on Forbes list of "Best Summer Reads For Those Stuck Inside Working Remotely"
05/28/2020
Lee Gehrke in Science Magazine: Coronavirus antigen tests: quick and cheap, but too often wrong?
05/28/2020
Commonwealth Fusion Systems snags another $84M in Series A2
05/27/2020
Commonwealth Fusion Systems Raises $84M More In Massive Series A
05/26/2020
Results of the MIT $100K Competition I(4/8 finalists VMS-mentored companies)
05/26/2020
Radian Reusable Masks
05/26/2020
Pablo Ducru from Velaron in the MIT News: A scientist turns to entrepreneurship
05/20/2020
Mantle Biotech Team Member Hadley Sikes in the MIT News: Making an impact through chemical engineering
05/19/2020
Stone Lantern Games: Evergate Coming To Nintendo Switch This Year
05/18/2020
Artaic in MSN News: Mass. business groups show guarded optimism as reopening of economy approaches
05/15/2020