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Innovation occurs on the fringe. On the edge of thought, experience, and knowledge. On the edge of imagination. Innovation, however, does not occur in isolation. The matrix of innovation, its dynamis, is inter-relation. Innovation happens when diverse people from disparate fields interconnect. Manifold expertise commingling -- this is RISE....

DZZOM, a network medicine company spun out from a collaboration between Northeastern University’s Network Science Institute and Brigham and Women’s Hospital’s Channing Division of Network Medicine, announced on December 1, 2015 that it has completed a seed financing totaling $0.6 million through a private placement...

Just last month, Procter and Gamble’s (P&G) major razor powerhouse, Gillette, known for its popular razors and male grooming products, filed a lawsuit in federal court in Delaware against online competitor Dollar Shave Club (DSC).  Gillette argues that DSC infringed on its 2004 patent for...

The CRI was pleased to represent Northeastern at the 2015 Therapeutic Area Partnerships conference prior to the new year.  The conference brought together business leaders from across the biotech and pharmaceutical industries and provided key learnings and takeaways, including:  Analysis of trends and opportunities in licensing...

On April 7, 2016, the Office of the Provost and the Center for Research Innovation will host Northeastern University’s annual research, innovation and scholarship expo (RISE) for the fifth consecutive year! With over 900 student and faculty presenters, 400 innovative projects and more than 2,000 attendees,...

Winning an award at RISE is a great accomplishment and for many, it isn't the finish line! We reached out to some past RISE winners for an update on how they are continuing their research and commercializing their innovative concepts.  Their stories are truly inspiring – check...