SmartTab Selected for Plug and Play’s Health Tech Pitch Event
By Sacha Heppell - May 13, 2022
Silicon Valley, CA — SmartTab, an advanced drug delivery technology startup combining wireless ingestible technology with active ingredient delivery. The team is pioneering pharmaceutical delivery technologies that could transform the way medication is delivered into the human body for chronic diseases such as IBD and diabetes. Plug and Play Tech Centers’ investment team will host select startups from their ecosystem on Friday, May 20th 2022 on Health Tech focusing on Health & Medical Devices, Biotech & Genetech, Food & Agritech. Robert Niichel, SmartTab's CEO will present the InjectTab™ oral biologic drug delivery platform that addresses the weaknesses of existing oral tablets and subcutaneous injection methods of medication delivery. Developed by a leadership team of pharmaceutical, wireless technology and medical device R&D experts.
The wireless drug delivery technology empowers a new generation of ingestible capsules while eliminating the need for antiquated and invasive delivery mechanisms. The team is on a mission to provide novel, effective therapies that improve patient outcomes and compliance.
“Our vision is that in 10-15 years you’ll see virtually all capsules and tablets in a pharmacy have some type of an electronic tracking system, delivery, or monitoring system… And we’re the leaders in that space.”
Robert Niichel, Founder, and CEO of SmartTab
Plug and Play is the ultimate innovation platform, bringing together the best startups and the world’s largest corporations. “Plug and Play’s connection to corporations will allow SmartTab potential for strategic partnerships to bring this technology to commercialization.” Niichel said, “We have created a world class center for drug delivery innovation, and improved patient delivery systems.” Niichel adds.
Veloce Corporation (dba “SmartTab” or the “Company”) is currently engaged in the design, development and validation of next-generation ingestible capsule drug delivery systems (http://www.smarttab.co). Based in Denver, Colorado, it operates from its world-class innovation center for patient-centered delivery systems in various stages of clinical trials and FDA submission.
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