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Announcing the COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator

  • 05 May, 2020

--- This article was originally published by Mark Suzman on the digital media gatesfoundation.org. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- The first time I ever wrote about global health was an article on the looming AIDS crisis in my native South Africa. My piece for the Johannesburg Star in 1991 reported dire predictions from experts ab...

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31 questions and answers about COVID-19: My thoughts on what to do now and other topics

  • 05 May, 2020

--- This article was originally published on March 19, 2020, by Bill Gates on the digital media gatesnotes.com. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- Yesterday I did a Reddit Ask Me Anything session on COVID-19. As usual, Redditors asked a lot of smart questions, and it was a great opportunity to have a fact-based discussion about this ...

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Biological Institute, Weizmann Institute sign COVID-19 cooperation

  • 05 May, 2020

--- This article was originally published on April 19, 2020 on the digital media israelnationalnews.com. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- The Biological Institute and the Weizmann Institute of Science will join hands in advancing research designed to develop ways to combat the coronavirus. The Memorandum of Understanding between the two...

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COVID-19 clean-up will threaten EU digital and green goals

  • 05 May, 2020

--- This article was originally published on April 21, 2020, by Éanna Kelly on the digital media sciencebusiness.net. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- EU regional commissioner says Europe should not ‘destroy path we’re on’, but accepts demand for future funding will be dominated by post-pandemic rebuilding Th...

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Global leaders unite to ensure everyone everywhere can access new vaccines, tests and treatments for COVID-19

  • 05 May, 2020

--- This article was originally published on April 24, 2020 on the digital media who.int. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- Unprecedented gathering of heads of government, institutions and industry cements commitment to accelerate development and delivery for all populations Heads of state and global health leaders today made an unpre...

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Open Innovation and Multiparty Cooperation in Biotechnology and Pharmaceuticals: Alternative Measures in Times of Public Emergency

  • 04 May, 2020

--- This article was originally published on April 20, 2020, by HERDEM Attorneys at Law on the digital media lexology.com. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- The race for finding a cure for COVID-19 continues, as more research centers, private enterprises and universities around the globe concentrate on finding an antiviral or vaccine aga...

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Open innovation for Covid-19 crisis

  • 04 May, 2020

--- This article was originally published on April 21, 2020, by Dr. Sheetal Menon on the digital media forbesindia.com. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- There is a need for collective and coordinated scientific undertakings on a global scale to rapidly expedite the development pipeline for drugs, vaccines, and diagnostics “We n...

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Ohio Soybean Council partners with Innoget to commercialize soy-based technology globally

  • 21 April, 2020

The Ohio Soybean Council (OSC) has selected Innoget, the leading online open innovation network for technology scouting and technology transfer, to support OSC technology commercialization activities. OSC recently launched a new business line, Airable Research Lab, to conduct R&D specializing in soy-based products and processes. Airable works with commercial partners to develop, customize and/or commercialize its products. The lab sought...

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Innovation Insider: An interview with Lourdes Jané, Director of the Technology Transfer and Innovation Center at URV Foundation

  • 21 April, 2020

In line with our mission to track down Innoget users in the world's most amazing organizations to discover their thoughts on open innovation and technology transfer, where they see is headed, and learn more about how is the innovation culture within their organization, this month we interviewed Ms Lourdes Jané, Director of the Technology Transfer and Innovation Center at URV Foundation to know more about the futur...

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Q BioMed Partner Mannin Research Developing Potential Treatment for Patients Infected with Coronavirus and Other Infectious Diseases

  • 16 April, 2020

--- This article was originally published on April 2, 2020, by Financial Buzz on the digital media financialbuzz.com. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- – Preclinical data show unique platform addresses vascular leakage, which may support the health of patients during coronavirus infection – Platform has been awarded g...

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From Vaccines to Testing, M2D2 is ‘Laser-Focused’ on the Coronavirus

  • 16 April, 2020

--- This article was originally published on March 3, 2020, by Ed Brennen on University of Massachusetts Lowell's media portal. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- The announcement came in late June 2018, just as many people were turning their attention to Fourth of July cookouts and summer vacation plans. The federal agency tasked ...

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Franz Fayot launches new aid linked to the development and production of products in the fight against Covid-19 for an envelope of 30 million euros

  • 15 April, 2020

--- This article was originally published on April 4, 2020, by The Ministry of the Economy on Meco.gouvernement.lu. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- As part of the economic stabilization program, the Government Council approved on April 8 on a proposal from the Minister of the Economy, Franz Fayot, an aid scheme to support both industri...

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Pitt and UPMC roll out revolutionary way to test COVID-19 drugs

  • 15 April, 2020

--- This article was originally published on April 9, 2020, 5 p.m by David Templeton  post-gazette.com. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- The overriding question in treating COVID-19 is whether such drugs as hydroxychloroquine or remdesivir — or multiple other drugs in the research pipeline — will m...

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  • 14 April, 2020

Issued: London, UK Companies to combine innovative technologies to develop an adjuvanted COVID-19 vaccine  Candidate vaccine expected to enter clinical trials in the second half of 2020 and, if successful, to be available in the second half of 2021 Sanofi and GSK today announce that they have signed a letter of intent to enter into a collaboration to develop an adjuvanted vaccine for COVID-19, using innovative technology from bo...

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  • 14 April, 2020

Issued: London, UK Companies to combine innovative technologies to develop an adjuvanted COVID-19 vaccine  Candidate vaccine expected to enter clinical trials in the second half of 2020 and, if successful, to be available in the second half of 2021 Sanofi and GSK today announce that they have signed a letter of intent to enter into a collaboration to develop an adjuvanted vaccine for COVID-19, using innovative technology from bo...

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Top Kitchenware Provider Lifetime Brands Talks Coronavirus And Open Innovation

  • 12 April, 2020

--- This article was originally published on April 8, 2020, by Stephen Key on Forbes.com. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. ---- The cancelation and postponement of massive trade events like the international housewares show in Chicago and national hardware show in Las Vegas have resulted in many unanswered questions. At these one-of-a-...

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Opinion: What is the role of innovation in COVID-19 response?

  • 12 April, 2020

------ This article was originally published on April 7, 2020, by  David Milestone  on Devex.com. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. ------ Crises generate a lot of energy that, if harnessed constructively, can be a great source of innovation. The COVID-19 response is producing inspiring innovative responses proving that...

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Innovation Insider: An interview with Barry McGraw, Founder and Chief Laboratory Officer at Airable Research Lab

  • 31 March, 2020

In line with our mission to track down Innoget users in the world's most amazing organizations to discover their thoughts on open innovation and technology transfer, where they see is headed, and learn more about how is the innovation culture within their organization, this month we interviewed Mr Barry McGraw, Founder and Chief Laboratory Officer at Airable Research Lab to know more about the future of open innovation and ke...

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The Global Patent Race for a COVID-19 Vaccine

  • 30 March, 2020

--- This article was originally published on March 24, 2020, by Rebeca Harasimowicz on the digital version of The National Law Review. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- As COVID-19 is causing chaos around the globe, the world’s largest economies are competing to be the first to find a cure to this new pandemic and taking measu...

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Impact of the Corona crisis on startups & tech

  • 26 March, 2020

OOn top of the human toll, the Corona crisis is an economic shock, unlike anything we’ve seen for a long time. Retail, mobility, and travel are especially hit. Other sectors are outperforming the market: food delivery, online groceries, telehealth, streaming, gaming and video conferencing. Zoom is now worth more than Uber. Should Lyft acquire its own food delivery business to weather the storm? Eventually, the recovery will come. Which...

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Coronavirus will show VCs’ true colours

  • 25 March, 2020

--- This article was originally published on March 23, 2020, by Matt Clifford on Sifted.eu. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- Most of us in the startup community pride ourselves on knowing something about exponential growth. Even so, it’s been hard to take in how quickly coronavirus has changed the landscape in the last c...

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Innovation Imperatives from Covid-19

  • 23 March, 2020

--- This article was originally published on March 18, 2020 by Henry Chesbrough, Contributor, at the online version of Forbes. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- With some delay, we humans are beginning to marshal our counter-attack against the coronavirus. Some nascent but promising developments across a number of areas are wor...

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The state of Open Innovation

  • 23 March, 2020

--- This article was originally published on March 20, 2020 by Irving Wladawsky-Berger, at the online version of the Wall Street Journal. The article has been replicated on Innoget's Innovation Blog by Innoget's Editorial Staff for information purposes. --- Firms today recognize that there are more capabilities for innovation in the marketplace than what they can possibly create on their own. This open innovation mod...

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Innovation Insider: An interview with Lidia Aguilera, Technology Transfer Officer at the University of Luxembourg

  • 13 March, 2020

In line with our mission to track down Innoget users in the world's most amazing organizations to discover their thoughts on technology transfer and open innovation, where they see is headed, and learn more about how is the innovation culture within their organization, this month we interviewed Ms Lidia Aguilera, Technology Transfer Officer at University of Luxembourg, to know more about the future of technology transfer and ...

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Innovation Insider: An interview with Fernando Cruz, Director of the Technology Transfer Office at the University of Alcalá

  • 13 March, 2020

In line with our mission to track down Innoget users in the world's most amazing organizations to discover their thoughts on technology transfer and open innovation, where they see is headed, and learn more about how is the innovation culture within their organization, this month we interviewed Mr Fernando Cruz, Director of the Technology Transfer Office at the University of Alcalá, to know more about th...

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