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Ending chemotherapy induced hair loss.

47% OF PATIENTS SAY HAIR LOSS IS THE MOST TRAUMATIC PART OF CANCER TREATMENT.

Luminate Medical has developed a novel device to prevent hair loss during chemotherapy. The unique portable, comfortable and wearable solution allows patients to maintain their confidence and dignity during treatment.

Hair loss is one of the most well recognised side effects of chemotherapy, affecting millions of cancer patients annually. Luminate Medical is dedicated to providing a patient-focused alternative.

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News

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February 18, 2021

Luminate Medical joins Y Combinator S21 Batch

Luminate Medical has received the backing of world-renowned technology accelerator Y Combinator to continue developing its novel...

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December 31, 2020

Hannon announced as Thiel Fellowship recipient

The Thiel Foundation today named 24 people into the 2020 class of Thiel Fellows. The Fellowship program, which launched in 2011, encourages...

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February 18, 2021

EIT Health Catapult Semi Finalists Announced

Forty-two start-ups have selected from across Europe for the EIT Health Catapult Semi-finals. The start-ups will receive intensive training from...

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July 14, 2019

Medical device aims to curb chemo hair loss

At just 20 years of age, Mayo native Aaron Hannon is already in the throes of launching his second medical device venture...

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February 18, 2021

A solution to chemo hair loss and more innovations

Covid may have ramped up the challenges of getting a new business going, but it hasn’t dampened the drive of five young entrepreneurs...

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May 6, 2019

Device to stop chemo hair loss selected for CRAASH

10 international projects have been chosen to participate in the 2nd edition of CRAASH Barcelona, the acceleration program...

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Our Team

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Aaron Hannon

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CEO

Dr Bárbara Oliveira

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CTO

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Prof Martin O'Halloran

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CSO

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Dr Patricia Smith

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Chairperson

Prof Aoife Lowery

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CMO

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Jason
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Product Design

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Dr Alanna
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