SPR Therapeutics

Devices & Diagnostics

Neurotech firm SPR Therapeutics gets $250K JumpStart investment

Neurostimulation company SPR Therapeutics has received a $250,000 investment from JumpStart to help develop and commercialize its pain relief medical device. SPR’s first product, the minimally invasive Smartpatch, is aimed at reducing shoulder pain in patients who’ve suffered strokes. The technology works via an external generator that electrically stimulates a peripheral nerve to exercise a […]


A look at Northeast Ohio’s growing neurotechnology industry

Cleveland Clinic neuromodulation spinoff Intelect Medical may have stealthily exited Cleveland to set up shop in Boston, but the company's recent $78 million sale to Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) highlights Northeast Ohio's growing strength in neurotechnology. Here's a brief overview of the key players in Northeast Ohio's rising neurotechnology industry.