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PEP Health


Let hospitals and supervisory bodies know there is a quality issue the moment it arises, using publicly available sources

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Nico.Lab provides an algorithm to interpret medical scans of stroke victims, to make quick, calculated decisions on treatments and monitoring

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Concord Neonatal

A shock-free birth for every baby

Concord has developed a resuscitation table to provide lifesaving care with the umbilical cord intact

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Bring your healthtech invention to the patient

It can be hard to combine the academic perspective with entrepreneurial activities. NLC is here to help you to bring your healthtech invention to the patient. By building ventures at scale, NLC has built valuable experience in overcoming hurdles like filing patents, securing start-up capital, organising clinical trials and getting your invention to the market. You can be as involved as you want, allowing you to continue focussing on your academic work whilst at the same time help developing your invention.

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Create impact by leading an innovative venture

For each healthtech venture we build, a startup CEO is recruited to take up responsiblity for strategy and execution of bringing the invention to the market. NLC's team of experienced experts and advisors is there to help you every step of the way.

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Invest in healthtech ventures with impact

NLC offers investors - both professional and angel investors - unique access to early seed investment opportunities. Due to our extensive scrutinizing process, only the most promising, life changing and impactfull technology reaches our investors. Our strategy of entrepreneurship at scale allows us to gather data and learnings in healthtech venture building, thus minimising the early stage risk curve in which NLC operates.

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Healthtech venture builder – Partner level (0.4-1.0 FTE)

The Netherlands/ remote · Venture Builder - Partner level · 0,4 - 1,0 FTE · Amsterdam or remote

Build ventures. Advance health. We are NLC I The European Healthtech venture builder. We advance health, accessible to everyone. We achieve this through entrepreneurship…

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NLC formally founded and registered the new NLC Stepping Stone Fund

NLC – The European Healthtech Venture Builder formally founded and registered the new NLC Stepping Stone Fund. This means that the ‘marketing phase’ of…

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