novation and entrepreneurship processes, ISIX. ABIA also formed a unique partnership with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to explore the properties and performance of biomaterials for medical device use, and it launched the National Value-driven Engineering initiative to help assist American medical device inventors and manufacturers become more competitive in the global marketplace.
In 2012, ABIA opened its new $13 million headquarters, which provides a rare combination of research, product development and training facilities that is unique to Northeast Ohio and among the leading centers of its kind in the country.
About Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron
Based in Akron, Ohio, the Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron — a unique collaboration of Akron Children's Hospital, Akron General Health System, Northeast Ohio Medical University, Summa Health System, The University of Akron and The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation — is focused on patient-centered innovation and commercialization at the intersection of biomaterials and medicine. The institute is focused on being a global leader in discovering, developing and commercializing biomaterials solutions for patients with orthopaedic and wound healing problems, nationally distinct in improving health outcomes, and widely recognized for the use of simulation technologies to improve the education and performance of the entire healthcare team. To learn more about the Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron, please visit www.abiakron.org.
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