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October 06, 2017
‘Rx.Health and BrainCheck partner to combat mental health crisis. BrainCheck’s products will now be fully integrated onto Rx.Health’s RxUniverse Digital Medicine Prescribing Platform.’

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October 06, 2017
‘Rx.Health and BrainCheck partner to combat mental health crisis. BrainCheck’s products will now be fully integrated onto Rx.Health’s RxUniverse Digital Medicine Prescribing Platform.’

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October 06, 2017
‘Rx.Health and BrainCheck partner to combat mental health crisis. BrainCheck’s products will now be fully integrated onto Rx.Health’s RxUniverse Digital Medicine Prescribing Platform.’

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BrainCheck featured on KPRC 2 News


"New app monitors concussions, may benefit athletes"
October 24, 2016

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May 30, 2017
‘Austin VC firm with focus on women-led startups makes latest six-figure investment’

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May 29, 2017
‘Houston health tech company raises round led by Austin investors’

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February 13, 2017
‘Digital Health startups should raise awareness of health issues, not flaunt tech.’

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October 29, 2016
‘Cognitive assessment startup using games to evaluate brain function raises $3M’

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October 27, 2016
“BrainCheck has created an easy-to-use platform that anyone can use to check their brain function and watch for changes over time or after an injury,” [said George McLendon.]

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October 27, 2016
“A Houston-based startup called BrainCheck has raised $3 million in seed funding for an app that helps users understand, by simply playing some games on an iPad, if they or a loved one may have suffered a concussion.”

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October 13, 2016
TechRepublic named BrainCheck the #2 healthcare tech startup to watch.

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October 11, 2016
‘Louisville cultivates innovation that benefits aging adults.’

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October 10, 2016
BrainCheck was selected to be a part of Healthbox’s Chicago Studio 2016.

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September 29, 2016
Dr. Yael Katz, CEO, spoke at TEDxSarasota about the importance of cognitive testing.

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September 13, 2016
Dreamit Ventures selected BrainCheck to join its prestigious health startup accelerator.

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September 7, 2016
BrainCheck was one of twelve startups chosen to pitch their aging care innovations at the Louisville Innovation Summit.

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HATCH pitch 2016 Winner


At HATCH pitch, finalist tech startups from around the world present their company to a judging panel of investors and a large audience of innovators at SXSW Interactive.

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June 17, 2016
BrainCheck made the Chronicle’s list of top 100 tech startups to watch.

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April 28, 2016
“‘I like that it’s using multiple tests,’ [said] Dr. Barry Kosofsky, a pediatric neurologist at Weill Cornell Medicine and New York-Presbyterian….”

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March 15, 2016
“…At this year’s Hatch Pitch Startup Competition … BrainCheck won in the digital health category…”

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March 5, 2016
“BrainCheck … [is] intended to help athletes work out their baseline brain performance and allow the organ’s health to be tracked.”

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February 23, 2016
“Houston-based BrainCheck Inc. is wrapping up a $3 million capital raise as it aims to grow nationally.”

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February 18th, 2016
Thirteen startups were chosen; five of them are Texas-based, including Luminostics and BrainCheck, both of Houston.

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February 11, 2016
“‘We want to provide this tool as an objective measure of deficits going on with your brain … [versus] subjective, voluntary, self-reported measures,’ [said BrainCheck’s clinical coordinator, Benjamin Flores].”

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February 8, 2016
“Can technology replace emotion in making a tough call on the field? … There’s an app for that.”

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February 3rd, 2016
There’s plenty of research going on in Texas, too. Houston-based educator David Eagleman discussed his company BrainCheck, which offers a cognitive screening app designed to better detect concussions, with Xconomy’s Angela Shah in October.

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January 25, 2016
“‘There can be the accumulation of sub-concussive hits to the head over time, so [BrainCheck can be used] as a tracker just to monitor your health and be sure that there aren’t any changes,’ [said BrainCheck CEO Yael Katz].”

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January 20, 2016
“… BrainCheck Concussion conducts brain health testing via its app to help parents and coaches to monitor their athletes.”

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January 15, 2016

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January 14, 2016
“…This app could help revolutionize the market of preventative technology.”

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January 8, 2016
“A new iPad app developed by the visionary neuroscientist and TED speaker [David Eagleman] can assess your brain function in less than five minutes ….”

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January 8, 2016
“BrainCheck will stand out because it is based on cognitive tests that are backed by research and considered the ‘gold standard’ in neuroscience.”

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January 7, 2016
“As you play, the app digitally crunches the results – measuring skills like balance, reaction time, perception, coordination, or memory.”

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December 14, 2015
BrainCheck makes tablet-based software that can analyze cognitive function following concussions.

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November 5, 2015
BrainCheck was demoed by 40 foreign ambassadors who participated in the State Department’s Experience America trip to Houston.

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October 14, 2015
“‘By having them play these simplified video games, we take the stuff we do in lab settings and make it available to athletes, for example, in five minutes,’ [said founder Dr. David Eagleman].”

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September 14, 2015
“TMCx, the health IT accelerator hosted by Houston’s Texas Medical Center, held its first demo day last week. …”

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August 27, 2015
“… BrainCheck’s test is refreshingly simple.”

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July 4, 2015
“… At [the] Texas Medical Center (TMCx) … some 22 startups are getting six months of access to resources, facilities and expertise, as well as the opportunity to pilot in the largest medical center in the world.”

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June 20, 2015
“BrainCheck, [CEO Yael] Katz said, is also collaborating with concussion researchers at the Texas Medical Center to advance the science around head injuries.”

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April 17, 2015
“The Texas Medical Center last month ushered in its inaugural class of TMCx, an early stage business incubator and the largest of its kind in the nation.”

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