Scienze della Vita

VST (MO)

ButterfLife is a non-invasive and non-cumbersome smart device for the self-assessment of 5 vital parameters measurements: temperature, blood oxygenation, respiratory rate, heart rate and systolic and diastolic pressure. Parameters and trend can be analyzed remotely by healthcare personnel and can be used by the entire family unit.

ButterfLife is based on three components:

HelixPharma (FE)

HelixPharma was created in January 2017 as a University of Ferrara spinoff with the objective of facilitating the technology transfer of research carried out by University researchers on Snail Mucus in collaboration with companies in the Neutraceutical sector .

This raw material, known from time immemorial but whose properties have never been studied in depth, has allowed us to open the way to new uses for it and to develop semi-finished products with high technological value.

Fitadvisor (PC)

Fitadvisor è una startup innovativa che opera nel settore dello sport. Nasce con l'intento di essere un punto riferimento per aiutare gli sportivi a scegliere lo sport e a trovare la struttura adatta in cui praticarlo e aiutare i gestori di strutture sportive e/o associazioni sportive a promuovere le loro attività sportive.

Plentiness (PC)

Plentiness.com is an online boutique selling sustainable, toxic-free, organic products for inside-out personal care: cosmetics, supplements, superfoods and a selection of lifestyle products.

The main elements of innovation consist in the development of a customized app and of a range of services that takes into account purchasing habits and personal health data.

The two founders have more than 15 years of media and e-commerce experience in fashion, consumer goods and magazine sectors. 

OACP (BO)

OaCP Srl (Oncology and Cytogenetic Products) is a company that operates in the field of Advanced Diagnostics and Research in various fields: biomedical, biotechnological, pharmaceutical, public health  for next-generation diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. 

Prometheus (MO)

Prometheus is an innovative startup, born in 2017, that focuses on biotechnologies and medical devices for regenerative medicine.

Its first product is Ematik, a customised patch to cure skin wounds, created starting from the patient's blood. The identified solution cuts in half the healing times, without side effects and scars.

The patch can be produced with Ematik Ready, a manual kit or Ematik Lab, a completely automatic system that standardises the process.