WPI will receive a $ 150.

In addition, WPI will receive a $ 150,000 grant from the John Adams Innovation Institute, the economic development division of the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative, the market evaluation, strategic planning and business support growth and help make the Centre to stage a national neuroprosthetics conference WPI in 2009. improve cooperation and create combining innovative activities of the Centre for neuroprostheses WPI conditions for growing the medical device industry in the region, throughout the Commonwealth and beyond, said Pat Larkin, director of MTC John. Adams Institutes innovation.

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