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Clot-Busting Inventor Breaks Barriers for Medtech Entrepreneurs

A typical entrepreneur accepted into the competitive startup incubator at the Fogarty Institute for Innovation in Mountain View, CA might be an engineer from the Stanford Biodesign Program, a formal academic program that trains students to invent medical devices. But Dr. Thomas J. Fogarty, who founded the Fogarty Institute in 2007, says he’d be equally open to a great idea that came from a hospital nurse, or even an orderly.  Read More