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IlluminOss Medical has appointed Manny Avila as its new president and CEO. The developer of a minimally invasive system to repair bone fractures has been looking for a chief executive since former president and CEO Dirk Kuyper left in September 2014.
University of Rhode Island electrical engineering professor Haibo He is part of a team that has been awarded a $282,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to develop robots that could help direct people to emergency exits in the case of an emergency.
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Ximedica announced Tuesday it has purchased the San Francisco-based Bridge Design, providing the Rhode Island-based medical technology development company with a West Coast hub.
An auction sale for the remaining assets of 38 Studios LLC, the video game company founded by former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling, will be held March 25 at the Sheraton Conference Center, 1850 Post Road.