Accelerator

A free, 3-month immersive program for a cohort of pre- to early-stage life sciences ventures. Our curated curriculum guides teams through
the pivotal foundation stage of new venture development, helping teams develop evidence-based business cases and investable commercialization plans while also navigating them through common challenges and missteps.

Fall 2021 Life Sciences Accelerator

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The Program

Consists of multiple, interdependent pieces to accelerate early venture development:

  • Collaborative & supportive community of like-minded innovators
  • Interactive sessions on topics essential for life sciences startups
  • Skill-development sessions to grow the capabilities of your team
  • Exclusive one-on-one meetings with industry experts
  • Office Hours
  • Customer discovery and stakeholder interviews

Participant Profile

Our program best serves innovators who:

  • Are ready to take the next step in their commercialization journey
  • Are developing a drug, medical device, diagnostic, or digital health solution
  • Have a proof-of-concept idea
  • Are pre-incorporation or recently incorporated
  • Have conducted early customer discovery
  • Have an existing team or are willing to develop one for the program

Outcome

All participants will graduate from the program with an:

  • Evidence-based minimum viable product
  • Expert-advised commercialization roadmap
  • Investor-ready pitch presentation

Spring 2021 Accelerator Teams

The Spring 2021 Life Sciences Accelerator program has been completed and was an overwhelming success

Testimonials

Hear about the LifeX Accelerator from some of our graduates.

“We learned about the healthcare system as a whole, including regulatory and reimbursement options. We also discussed the beginnings of planning our businesses, including thinking about identifying our customers and understanding our value proposition.”

Shawn K. Kelly, Ph.D CEO, Precision Neuroscopics

“The LifeX Accelerator Program provided a wealth of information. The connections we made as a participating company have fueled growth of a stronger team and moved us closer to clinical milestones.”

Sam Rothstein, Ph.D CEO and Co-Founder, Duo Oncology

“What I liked most about the program was probably the opportunity to participate alongside other companies and CEOs. I learned just as much from watching my peers as I did from my mentors. The program helped me put a lot of things in perspective not only with specifics pertaining to Humotech but also for biotech startups in general. Another element I really appreciated was how personalized the support was from my mentors.”

John Mangual Humotech

“The presentation on customer discovery was so much better than anything we’ve heard before. The fact that this program is free is incredible!”

Stephen Jones, Ph.D Co-Founder and CEO, CerebroScope

“I learned a lot from LifeX. From talking to people who know the FDA process to learning how to make a pitch deck that can be presented to investors. I was introduced to investors and learned what they are actually looking for. I would definitely recommend being apart of this program.”

Andre Jemil Umali, PE President, Nemean Engineering Group

“The biggest goal is to understand the best business model of our developed liquid biopsy technology.”

Hongzhang He Captis Diagnostics

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