Essential Biotechnology takes top prize in healthcare pitch event.

Essential Biotechnology took grand prize in the first annual Healthcare Innovation Pitch event (HiP) sponsored by CTSI and Bridge to Cures. Founder and Chief Scientific Officer, Dr. Michael James and Business Development Officer, John Ebben pitched to an international panel of venture capitalists and investors, who voted Essential Biotech ‘SE Wisconsin Innovator of the Year, 2015.’ “The HiP program, the NSF I-Corps Milwaukee program, and the MCW Office of Technology Development have played significant roles in the development of Essential Biotech as a company in terms of mentorship, business plan development, and intellectual property management and are to be thanked for their role in this prestigious award.” – Dr. James

lMCW SE Wisconsin Healthcare Innovation Pitch Event (HiP) awardees