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Medical device startup lands $250K grant

Sisu Global Health’s Hemafuse can replace soup ladles in surgery in Africa.

October 3, 2014
A Grand Rapids startup that is developing a manual auto-transfusion device to treat ruptured ectopic pregnancies and internal hemorrhages in Sub-Saharan Africa will receive a $250,000 grant from a global competition whose sponsors include the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and USAID. Read More

Inside Track: Millennial entrepreneur rides the wave of GR’s renaissance

Andrew Montpetit’s start-up, Thoughts You Can See, draws on his talent of expressing ideas visually.

August 15, 2014
Even though Andrew Montpetit loved to draw as a kid, he was always told that “the starving artist” path was too financially risky. Read More

Biomed idea group lands grant

State supports commercialization initiative from Spectrum, GVSU and GR Current.

January 17, 2014
An innovative technology-sharing project created jointly by Spectrum Health Innovations, Grand Valley State University and GR Current has been awarded a $187,000 grant from the Michigan Initiative for Innovation & Entrepreneurship. Read More

WMSTI rebrands as GR Current

June 21, 2013
GR Current is the once and future West Michigan Science and Technology Initiative. Read More