Meet our Innovation Partner: Zcube
We at VITA, are thrilled that Zcube will join us again for the 2023 VITA Acceleration program as our Innovation Partner. Zcube is the Zambon Research Venture created to support growth and acceleration of innovative startups in its areas of interest such as respiratory issues and neurodegenerative diseases, in accordance with the Group’s mission: Innovating cure & care to make patients’ lives better.
Founded in 2003 and based at OpenZone, Zambon’s scientific campus entirely dedicated to health and one of our Ecosystem Partners, the company works to identify and develop modern solutions to improve patients’ lives, based on the use of digital technologies to be used alongside traditional therapies. Zcube operates through three channels, including Open Accelerator - the international accelerator program dedicated to startups in the Life Sciences, Corporate Venture activities - that manage investments in national and international funds primarily in the Life Sciences sector, and Careapt - a startup they full own, founded in 2018, dedicated to the development of integrated Hi-Tech/Hi-Touch solutions to transform chronic disease treatment into a person-centred experience of human relations and care.
The company is constantly looking for the world’s leading innovators shaping the future of health, thanks to the adoption of cutting-edge technologies (ie: wearables, biomarkers, advanced analytics, AI etc.).
During the 2023 Program, Zcube seeks to identify projects and startups that are creating transformative patient experiences along the entire patient journey from healthy living to awareness and engagement, prevention, diagnosis, disease management and follow-up phases.
Zcube is particularly interested in solutions in the following Therapeutic Categories:
- Neurological Movement Disorders (Dyskinesia, Parkinson’s Disease)
- Severe Respiratory Diseases (Non-Cystic Fibrosis Bronchiectasis, Bronchiolitis Obliterans Systemic)
- Rare Diseases (Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
- Women’s Health
Among the digital health categories, Zcube is interested in: Digital Therapeutics, Biomarkers, Predictive Analytics, Remote Monitoring and Homecare Technologies and Rehabilitation Systems.