MATTER and Abbott to Collaborate on Next-Gen Healthcare Technologies
Will Flanagan 01/27/16
MATTER, the Merch Mart-based hub for healthcare innovation, announced that it’s collaborating with Abbott, the global drug and research giant, “to accelerate the development of new technologies that improve health and healthcare.” Together, they’ll identify promising, emerging technologies that are potential candidates for commercialization. Abbott will also join MATTER as a mentor to the hub’s 115 healthtech members.
Explained John Capek, Abbott’s executive VP in a release, “At Abbott, we are on a mission to help people live their best lives, and innovation is at the center of everything we do. We look forward to collaborating with entrepreneurs and other industry leaders at MATTER to identify and support the growth of next-generation technologies that help people live better, more fulfilling lives.”