March 2013 Newsletter

LANTOS GETS FDA APPROVAL FOR 3-D EAR SCANNER
Professor Doug Hart's Deshpande spinout, Lantos Technologies, received 501(k) clearance from the FDA to market its 3-D ear scanning system. Read More.

AMBRI'S BETTER BATTERY
Ambri, another Deshpande spinout, continues to work towards producing grid-scale batteries that could store large amounts of energy at low cost. Read more

IDEASTREAM SYMPOSIUM
We are looking forward to our annual IdeaStream symposium being held on April 5th at the Hyatt Regency Cambridge.

CALL FOR GRANT PROPOSALS
The Deshpande Center has announced its latest call for grant proposals. We seek both earlier-stage proof-of-concept explorations with broad potential impact, and later-stage innovations that MIT faculty inventors are eager to see commercialized. Pre-proposals are due April 11, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. Click here for details.