Our researchers receive global recognition

Clarivate Plc, a global leader in providing trusted information and insights to accelerate the pace of innovation, recently shared its list of Highly Cited Researchers™ 2020. This annual list identifies researchers who demonstrated significant influence in…

Massachusetts Eye and Ear Enters Licensing Agreement with Biogen to Develop Treatment for Inherited Retinal Disorder

Mass General Brigham Innovation Fund Licensing Agreement with Biogen to Focus on Developing Treatment for Inherited Retinal Degeneration Due to Mutations in the PRPF31 Gene July, 2, 2020: (BOSTON) – Massachusetts Eye and Ear, a member…

How Does My Idea Fit Into a Commercial Landscape?

Medical research can be an electrifying experience as novel ideas are turned into life-altering solutions. On the other hand, research can also be incredibly frustrating, especially when your work has reached a desired result, yet, you’re not certain…

Innovation Discovery Grants Awarded to Mass General Brigham Scientific Advancements Designed to Help Patients, Healthcare Delivery

Six disruptive scientific advancements from Mass General Brigham have been awarded Innovation Discovery Grants (IDG) in the 2020 round of awards, as the highly competitive IDG program exceeds $3.5 million in grants since inception. Each of…

Investigators at Brigham and Women’s Hospital take active role in ACTIV-4

The COVID-19 virus has taken over life as we know it, creating a novel environment for science in which collaboration is key and extraordinary speed is expected without sacrificing accuracy. Funded through Operation Warp Speed, the…

Digital Health Becomes a Pillar: Tools, Payment, Data

Deployed in the crucible of the coronavirus pandemic, digital health has now become an essential pillar in the delivery of care. Alistair Erskine, MD of Mass General Brigham, Adam Landman, MD of Brigham Health, Brooke LeVasseur…

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AI Insights: Cardiovascular Care

Cardiovascular diseases remain the leading cause of death worldwide and rising expense, making this area ripe for AI-enabled innovations. This AI Update includes discussions…

Innovation Discovery Grants Awarded to Mass General Brigham Scientific Advancements Designed to Help Patients, Healthcare Delivery

Six disruptive scientific advancements from Mass General Brigham have been awarded Innovation Discovery Grants (IDG) in the 2020 round of awards, as the highly…

Innovation Fellows Gain Valuable Industry Connections

The Partners Innovation Fellows Program provides up-and-coming faculty/staff physicians and investigators from Partners   with an opportunity to work with an industry partner on an…

Investigators at Brigham and Women’s Hospital take active role in ACTIV-4

The COVID-19 virus has taken over life as we know it, creating a novel environment for science in which collaboration is key and extraordinary…

New Imaging Tools Could Reduce the Deadly Toll of Thrombus and Fibrosis

Diseases related to thrombus and fibrosis are a key contributor to strokes, heart attacks, organ failure and death and result in billions of dollars…

Realizing the Promise of AI in the Clinic

The gap between the development of AI and its use and integration in the clinic is closing, as technology, sophisticated algorithms, data sets, and…

Our researchers receive global recognition

Clarivate Plc, a global leader in providing trusted information and insights to accelerate the pace of innovation, recently shared its list of Highly Cited…

A Q&A with Roger Kitterman

How do these new funds enhance the Partners Innovation Fund? These funds extend the capabilities we built with PIF.  TIF will allow us to…

Bayer Pharma Reflections on Innovation: Creating, Collaborating, and Accelerating Discovery During and After a Pandemic

At the 2020 World Medical Innovation Forum, Joerg Moeller, MD, PhD reflected on how Bayer is weathering the organizational challenges posed by the COVID-19…

Innovation Discovery Grants Awarded to Mass General Brigham Scientific Advancements Designed to Help Patients, Healthcare Delivery

January 6, 2021

Six disruptive scientific advancements from Mass General Brigham have been awarded Innovation Discovery Grants (IDG) in the 2020 round of awards, as the highly competitive IDG program exceeds $3.5 million in grants since inception. Each of the five potential patient health and healthcare delivery break-throughs for 2020 will receive $100,000…

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The 2020 Disruptive Dozen

June 1, 2020

TOP 12 DISRUPTIVE HEALTHCARE TECHNOLOGIES Mapping spread of infectious diseases and reducing health disparities top list Mass General Brigham announced its selections for the sixth annual “Disruptive Dozen,” the 12 emerging clinical and artificial intelligence technologies with the greatest potential to impact health care in the next year. The Disruptive…

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Partners HealthCare Creates New Investment Funds to Accelerate Innovation in Medicine

October 21, 2019

$80M Investment to Speed Discovery from Lab to Patient, Fuel Life Sciences Economy Partners HealthCare has announced the creation of two new investment funds aimed at addressing the lack of translational funding in pre-clinical life sciences, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and digital technology development. The funds will support ventures that develop…

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