CerviLenz™, Inc., headquartered near Cleveland, Ohio, is a manufacturer and marketer of a patented, FDA-cleared device to predict preterm birth risk in pregnant women by accurately measuring cervical length. Preterm birth (delivery prior to 37 completed weeks of gestation) affects almost 13 percent of pregnancies annually in the United States, equivalent to over 500,000 babies. Preterm birth is not only the leading cause of infant death, but also increases risk of newborn complications and lifelong disabilities. Cervical length is a powerful predictor of preterm birth risk, as indicated by the National Institutes of Health in a study utilizing a specialized ultrasound probe. The Cervilenz device is a simple, low-cost alternative that can be used by healthcare professionals to identify at-risk women who may benefit from progesterone therapy or further consultation…
Absorbent Materials (ABS Materials) develops reactive glass products and nanosands for remediation or site-cleanups of volatile organic and related spills, plumes, or gas discharge. Founded in 2008, ABS Materials is creating commercial solutions extending from Dr. Edmiston’s patented work in materials science and chemistry. ABS has completed a series of laboratory tests for a revolutionary class of reactive glass and engineered sands. These silica-based materials are highly stable, hydrophobic, and capable of capturing and recovering a range of hydrocarbons and pervasive solvents including TCEs, Organic Acids, BTEX, and PBEs. The first set of products are now in pilot testing for TCE remediation, BTEX recovery, and water treatment for Oil and Gas production. ABS materials has received investment from the North Coast Angel Fund and the Jumpstart Evergreen, Next, and Focus Funds.
Vox Mobile is a leading provider of managed mobility services, focused on mid-size and small enterprise customers. The company's unique end-to-end mobility solution combines software and services, encompassing the full mobility lifecycle from deployment, activation, management, and security, to applications, end-user support and reporting. Vox Mobile has received investments from Jumpstart Evergreen and Next funds and Mutual Capital Partners.
Enosix is mobilizing tomorrow's enterprise software experience by customizing the delivery of a companys's data at the touch of a finger. Unlike any other solution, the enosiX framework allows development of native applications and features offline capabilities. Users can create, read, update, and delete in real-time while significantly reducing IT costs with the elimination of middleware. Enosix has received investment from the Jumpstart Evergreen and Next funds and Mutual Capital Partners.
7SIGNAL, a leading wireless company for Wi-Fi / WLAN performance assurance and optimization solution, enables a proactive approach to making Wi-Fi dependable and efficient in mission critical deployments found in healthcare, education, and other enterprises. The system saves network equipment and operational costs by providing the continuous measurements and analysis required as Wi-Fi networks grow in size and importance. 7signal has developed Sapphire to provide a proactive, continuous and comprehensive way to ensure fast, reliable WLAN operation by providing unique visibility into the "last mile" of the wireless network. 7 Signal has received investments from the Jumpstart Evergreen and Next funds, Mutual Capital Partners, and the North Coast Angel Fund.