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Incept BioSystems Inc.

This article was originally published in Start Up

Executive Summary

With a microfluidics platform designed for cell biology, the founders of Incept BioSystems realized that they had the opportunity to improve the quality of embryos destined for in vitro fertilization. IVF represents a great first market for a small medtech company; and larger markets in cell therapy loom ahead for Incept.

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Molecular Biometrics LLC

The success rates for in vitro fertilization are rather low--about 34%--and although this isn't much worse than the odds that nature offers for getting pregnant, for the couple that has elected to undergo IVF this risk-benefit proposition is difficult to bear. Molecular Biometrics helps to improve the outcomes of IVF with a diagnostic that determines embryo health.

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