Innovation

Innovative Model of Tumor Spreading May Help Doctors Pinpoint Best Treatment

Innovative Model of Tumor Spreading May Help Doctors Pinpoint Best Treatment

Wake Forest Baptist Medical’s “Metastasis-on-a-chip” models cancer’s spread and allows for potential of personalized treatments Advances in personalized medicine allow doctors to select the most promising drugs for certain types of malignant tumors. But what if before initiating treatment, they could go a step further and use a mini-model of […]

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Center for Creative Economy Hosting Opportunity for Entrepreneurs to Compete for Venture Funding

Creative entrepreneurs in the Southeast can compete fore $50,000 in venture funding; Applications Now Open By Staff Creative Startups, the world-class program that helps creative entrepreneurs develop their business models and identify venture capital funding, has launched its newest business accelerator program for the Southeastern United States. Hosted by the […]

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Winston-Salem Ranked as Top City to Start a Business

By Staff Winston-Salem was recently nationally ranked as a “best large city to start a business.” The study was conducted by Wallethub, an online source providing tools and information consumers and small business owners need to make better financial decisions and save money. In order to help aspiring entrepreneurs — […]

by · May 10, 2016 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
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“View from the Cul-de-Sac” Why 2016 is the Best Time to Sell Your Home

By Karin Head Owner/Broker The Karin Head Team – Keller Williams Realty Elite Are you thinking of upsizing or downsizing in 2016? Are you looking to move to a new location in or around Winston-Salem, but aren’t sure when the right time is to list your house? Have you outgrown […]

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Camel City Properties- Why 2016 is the Best Year to Buy a Property

By Karin Head, The Head Team, Keller-Williams Realty Elite Have you ever wanted a place to truly call your own? Are you ready to put down roots in Winston-Salem, for yourself or your family? If the answer to either of those questions is yes, this could be the year your […]

by · March 19, 2016 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
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Scientists Prove Feasibility of “Printing” Replacement Tissue

By WFU Using a sophisticated, custom-designed 3D printer, regenerative medicine scientists at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center have proved that it is feasible to print living tissue structures to replace injured or diseased tissue in patients. Reporting in Nature Biotechnology, the scientists said they printed ear, bone and muscle structures. […]

by · February 17, 2016 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
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CDI Receives Gifts from Facebook, Microsoft, and DataMax to Develop New Tech

By Staff The Center for Design Innovation has recently received gifts from two global technology giants. Microsoft and Facebook have each provided CDI with cutting edge gear for their latest virtual and augmented reality platforms. With the purpose of academic research and exploratory design, the center plans to build out […]

by · January 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts & Innovation, Business, Innovation
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Stitch Design Shop Receives Four Awards Granted by the American Institute of Architects

By Staff Winston-Salem’s Stitch Design Shop have announced that they have been granted four awards at the recent 2015 American Institute of Architects Winston-Salem Section Design Awards which recognizes the best in architectural design throughout the eleven county territory of the AIA Winston-Salem Section. Of the 30 project submissions received, […]

by · December 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts & Innovation, Business, Innovation
Wake Forest Baptist Performs its First Heart-Kidney Transplant

Wake Forest Baptist Performs its First Heart-Kidney Transplant

By Staff Last week Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center performed their first kidney transplant. According to the hospital, 54 year-old Keith Overcash is feeling better than good these days. “I feel wonderful, especially considering where I was just three months ago,” said Overcash, a 54-year-old Denton resident who in early […]

by · December 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
Winston-Salem’s Liberty Hardware Named A Winner Of The Home Depot 2015 Innovation Awards

Winston-Salem’s Liberty Hardware Named A Winner Of The Home Depot 2015 Innovation Awards

By Staff Liberty Hardware Manufacturing Corporation was recently awarded The Home Depot 2015 Marketing Innovation Award for its monthly DIY project posts, content and social campaign.  The Innovation Awards are meant to recognize the most revolutionary new products and marketing campaigns that Home Depot feels provide true benefits to consumers […]

by · November 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation