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National Institutes of Health

NIH Awards Grant to Spot On Sciences

August 22, 2016

Austin, TX  August 22, 2016:  Spot On Sciences, Inc., an Austin-based medical device company, has been awarded a $225,000 grant by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to develop an efficient and cost-effective method for solid biospecimen preservation that streamlines …

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MSACL 2016 - Palm Springs

Spot On Sciences Presents at MSACL 2016 in Palm Springs

February 16, 2016

The Association for Mass Spectrometry Applications to the Clinical Lab (MSACL) has accepted a poster presentation from Spot On Sciences for the 2016 conference in Palm Springs, CA.  The poster shows feasibility for monitoring the chronobiology of biomarkers in blood …

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#WHDemoDay

Spot On Sciences Selected For First-Ever White House Demo Day

August 4, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, President Obama will host the first-ever White House Demo Day focused on inclusive entrepreneurship, welcoming startup founders from diverse walks of life and from across the country to showcase their innovations. The President will also announce …

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BioNews Texas features Spot On Sciences

HemaSpot Blood Sampling Device Granted US Patent

July 14, 2015

“We are confident that Spot On Sciences’ patent will provide our products with long-term market exclusivity. This patent is just the first step in disrupting the way laboratory tests are done effectively changing the way we view healthcare.” –Dr. Jeanette Hill, CEO of Spot On Sciences

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NextGen Dx Summit

Spot On Sciences at 2014 Next Generation Dx Summit

August 12, 2014

Connect with Spot On Sciences at the 2014  Next Generation Dx Summit to be held in Washington, DC during August 19-21, 2014. This year’s Next Generation Dx Summit will showcase advances in personalized medicine through a comprehensive program encompassing companion diagnostics, infectious …

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DARPA

Spot On Sciences Wins $750K DARPA SBIR Phase II Option Award

June 16, 2014

Austin, TX  June 16, 2014:  Spot On Sciences, Inc., an Austin-based medical device company, has been awarded a two-year, $750,000 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II option contract from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to continue developing …

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MedCity News

Spot On Sciences Targets Scaling Up in 2014

January 8, 2014

Simplify blood sample collection by using HemaSpot to collect a sample from home by a finger stick – no more hour long waits at a lab before my coffee and while I am missing all of my morning meetings! –Dr. Jeanette Hill

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SiliconHillsNews

Spot On Sciences Wins RISE Pitch Competition

May 17, 2013

Silicon Hills News announces Spot On Sciences as the winner of the annual RISE Austin Fast Pitch competition. Dr. Jeanette Hill told the packed audience how HemaSpot can literally address the pain points of clinical science.

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Women to Watch- 40 over 40

MedCity News’ Women to Watch

April 30, 2013

MedCity News nominates Dr. Jeanette Hill to their list of “…women entrepreneurs with a lot of know how and initiative that have launched some innovative companies in healthcare and life sciences.”

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Tech Cocktail -Austin 2013

Spot On Sciences Presents at Tech Cocktail Showcase

April 25, 2013

Spot On Sciences was featured at the invitation-only Tech Cocktail event in Austin, Texas.  Tech Cocktail is a media company and events organization for startups, entrepreneurs, and technology enthusiasts. Since 2006, its goal has been to amplify local tech communities …

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The Association for Mass Spectrometry Applications in the Clinical Lab

Spot On Sciences Presents at MSACL 2013 in San Diego

April 10, 2013

The Association for Mass Spectrometry Applications to the Clinical Lab (MSACL) has accepted a poster presentation from Spot On Sciences for the 2013 conference in San Diego.  The poster shows feasibility for circadian measurements of CVD biomarkers by using HemaSpot …

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Spot On Sciences to Present at TACLS Conference

March 27, 2013

Connect with Dr. Jeanette Hill at the annual conference for the Texas Association for Clinical Laboratory Science to be held on March 29-30, 2013 at the Austin Community College-Eastview Campus.  Agenda items include flow cytometry, toxicology, WNV and salmonella in …

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BioNews Texas features Spot On Sciences

BioNews Texas features Spot On Sciences

March 18, 2013

BioNews Texas, the first online publication to specifically cover Texas biotech news, features Dr. Jeanette Hill’s revolutionary blood sampling device. HemaSpot, described by the news service as a “credit card-sized blue box,” allows blood samples to be collected anywhere and …

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MedCity News

HemaSpot featured in MedCity News article

March 13, 2013

MedCity News editor, Veronica Combs, interviewed Spot On Sciences’ founder, Jeanette Hill, to talk about HemaSpot’s development and applications. Read more




SXSW Accelerator 2013

Spot On Sciences Announces SXSW Interactive Nod

February 4, 2013

Spot On Sciences, Inc., a medical device company, has been selected to participate in the fifth annual SXSW Interactive Accelerator to be held March 11-12, 2013  in Austin, Texas.  The company’s initial products enable remote and self-collection of blood samples …

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Spot On Sciences Selected for SXSW Accelerator Event

February 1, 2013

The fifth annual SXSW Interactive event scheduled for March 8-17, 2013 in Austin, Texas has selected Spot On Sciences to participate in the Healthcare category.  Read the Austin Business Journal announcement here.



Spot On Sciences at the 2012 HIV Diagnostics Conference

December 5, 2012

Connect with Spot On Sciences at the 2012 HIV Diagnostics Conference to be held in Atlanta, GA during December 12-14, 2012. Sponsors of this key event include the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the National Minority AIDS Council …

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100 Year Starship

Spot On Sciences is headed for the final frontier!

September 11, 2012

Spot On Sciences’ CEO and founder, Dr. Jeanette Hill, has been invited to present at the inaugural 100 Year Starship symposium in Houston, Texas.  The 100 Year Starship, aka 100YSS, is a non-profit organization dedicated to the pursuit of human …

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AdvaMed SmartBrief Spotlights Spot On Sciences, Inc.

July 2, 2012

Spot On Sciences has received a $1 million grant from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency for work on HemaSpot, its dried-blood-spot sampling technology. The company says the ability to store samples at room temperature and ship them by mail …

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Austin Business Journal

Spot On Sciences gets $1M government award

June 25, 2012

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded a two-year, $1 million Small Business Innovation Research award to Austin-based Spot On Sciences Inc. to further develop its blood-sampling device. The company’s patented device HemaSpot uses dried blood spot testing, based …

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