Obesità: come dimagrire ingoiando un palloncino, ecco lo studio italiano
METEOWEB – Dimagrire ingoiando un palloncino: è la nuova strategia anti-obesità testata da un team di scienziati italiani e al centro di uno studio presentato in Portogallo al Congresso europeo sull’obesità (Eco) di Porto
Allurion Repays Massachusetts Life Sciences Center
MLSC – The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) and Natick-based Allurion Technologies announced that the company, which was awarded a $750,000 Accelerator loan from the MLSC in 2011, has repaid the loan with interest after a successful funding round from private investors.
VIDEO – Balloon You Can Swallow Fights Obesity
NBC NEWS – Could a ‘Balloon in a Pill’ Be the Next Weight Loss Weapon?
Number To Know…10
MEDTECH INSIGHT – 10 minutes is the time it takes to prep the non-surgical, ingestible Elipse gastric balloon for obesity treatment. Elipse is developed by Allurion Technologies, which just bagged $19m in new funding.
21 intriguing new ideas and trailblazing people
BOSTON GLOBE – Free college for Boston students, an Alzheimer’s hope, weight loss in an (inflatable) pill, and more.
Lyfebulb and Novo Nordisk A/S announce the ten patient entrepreneur finalists for the Lyfebulb-Novo Nordisk Innovation Award
GLOBE NEWSWIRE – The Award Recognizes Patient Entrepreneurs’ Innovative Efforts and Ideas for Management of Diabetes Using Consumer Products, Medical Devices, or Healthcare Information Technologies