MEDX Xelerator is a unique medical device and digital health incubator. It was founded by MEDX Ventures Group, together with three partners: Boston Scientific, Intellectual Ventures’ Invention Science Fund and Sheba Medical Center. Each of MED Xelerator’s partners contributes outstanding core competencies, which complement one another and together create a solid foundation for your success. Our incubator is seeking medical innovations for minimally invasive procedures, medical robotics, medical implants and digital health.
Our vision is to leverage the power of MEDX Xelerator, and together with the extraordinary Israeli med tech innovation scene create a local cluster of entrepreneurial companies with breakthrough solutions to true unmet medical needs. Our mission is to nurture those promising technologies into successful medical ventures for the benefit of patients and health care professionals. We see you, the entrepreneur, as the key to success and we are here for you to make it happen.
Located in Or Yehuda, our team would love to hear from all entrepreneurs and researchers who are ready to accelerate science for life.
Our incubator is seeking medical innovations for minimally invasive procedures, medical robotics, medical implants (including drug eluting implants), drug-device combination and digital health.
MEDX Xelerator is committed to your success during the incubator period and beyond as you develop and commercialize your medical product. Driven by the unique combination of its management, partners and extensive network, MEDX Xelerator provides the ultimate foundation to any aspiring medical device start up
- R & D
- Business Development
- Marketing & Sales
Early detection of postoperative anastomotic leak
Robotic, self-propelling micro-catheter to navigate through tortuous blood vessels
Transseptal left atrial appendage closure device
SOLUTIONS FOR UNMET NEEDS
If you identify a problem or recognize a need – let us know. We will pull in our resources, and help your idea become reality; from world class engineers through leading clinicians to market makers. Leveraging our innovation generation expertise, together we will find the best solution.
Shai PolickerChief Executive Officer
Gal AtarotChief Technology Officer
Edna LazarChief Business Officer
Yoav WaizerChief Financial Officer
Shlomit ValensteinHR and Administrative Manager
Dan NahumDirector of Business Development
Harel GadotChairman, CEO and Company Group Chairman MEDX Ventures
David Knapp, PhDVice President, Corporate Research, Boston Scientific Corporation
Kate SharadinSenior Director of Business Development, Intellectual Ventures
Gilad Peleg LorberbaumManaging General Partner, Corundum Open Innovation Fund
Shai PolickerChief Executive Officer, MEDX Xelerator
Shlomo Noy, MD, PhDChairman of THM, Sheba Medical Center
Robert Langer, PhDInstitute Professor at MIT
Eric Leuthardt, MDWashington University
David Bomback, MDWestern Connecticut Health
Barry T. Katzen MD, FACR, FACC, FSIRUniversity of Miami School of Medicine
Igal Zuravicky, MDAlbany Memorial Hospital
Jacob (Kobi) Cohen, MDAYA Medical
Menaheam Neuman, MDNarhariya Hospital
Christopher Macomber, MDUMass Memorial
Lindsay Machan, MDFRCPC
Eyal Morag, MDAssuta Ashdod Medical Center
Boston Scientific transforms lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world. As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years,we advance science for life…Read More »
Intellectual Ventures is a global inventions company. Founded in 2000, we provide the world’s most innovative companies with access to valuable patents and invention related services while creating a wide range of technology…Read More »
MEDX Ventures Group, founded in 2010, is an investment and management firm with offices in Israel, USA and Europe. The company believes in active management (vs. passive investment) and is focused on medical ventures and technologies…Read More »
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Roadmap for Entrepreneurs
Do you have an idea for a medical device related to minimally invasive procedures, medical robotics, medical implants, or digital health?
Here is what to do and an estimated timeline, assuming all approvals are granted along the way:
Send us an email to email@example.com with a presentation and a one-page explanation about your idea.
Please make sure you address the following topics:
2. The problem you are solving
3. Your solution and technology
4. Business model
5. Market size (patients/procedures/$$$)
6. Intellectual property
8. Development plan
We will invite you to a meeting with the MEDX Xelerator team in our offices, where we could hear more and discuss the project.
We will sign a “confidential disclosure agreement” (CDA) and begin the due diligence process.
Once due diligence is complete, we will present the project to MEDX Xelerator’s investment committee.
We will submit the project to the Israel Innovation Authority.
Once the project is approved by the Israel Innovation Authority, you will join MEDX Xelerator.
At MEDX Xelerator you will benefit from:
A. Ongoing support from the MEDX Xelerator team and its partners
B. Approximately $760,000 for a period of 2 years and up to $1 million for a period of 3 years