GCMI’s medtech incubator provides the tools, space, facilities, support and network needed to give early stage resident medtech companies a better opportunity for success by providing a more efficient use of resources and funding in the heart of midtown Atlanta.
Tools to Build
From our Technology Enterprise Park and 14th Street facilities in midtown Atlanta, we have what you need, onsite, to help find the finish line for medtech innovations at any point on the pathway from bench to bedside. We have more imaging capabilities and equipment (including MRI/CT), specialty clean rooms with Quality System support, prototyping labs and assembly space than the majority of medtech incubators offering generic or ‘basic’ lab, bench and office resources.
Specialized Space to Grow
GCMI medtech incubator resident companies can access:
- 1,500 s.f. Office space
- Lab space – including 8,500 s.f. Wet & dry lab space, fume hoods/safety cabinets, -80 freezers, incubators, standard lab equipment
- Extensive imaging equipment (Cath Lab, Ultrasound, digital x-ray)
- ISO 7 Class 10,000 and ISO 8 Class 100,000 cleanrooms
- Multiple ISO 14644-1 certified Clean rooms
- EHS (environmental health and safety) support including storage / handling / disposal
Our medtech incubator companies live in the heart of a robust medical technology and healthcare ecosystem.
More than 20 hospitals with thousands of beds and physicians in the metro-Atlanta area – for clinical trials, access to key
opinion leaders and voice of customer.
Three major public research institutions, Georgia Tech, the University of Georgia and Georgia State as well as Emory University School of Medicine within five to 50 miles for deep subject matter expertise, cutting-edge innovations and access to talent.
Access other early stage medtech companies, including
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connections” medtech innovators will not make working next
to a B2B software company in other technology incubators.
Learn from our staff of biomedical engineers, mechanical
engineers and medtech product development professionals
with decades of experience. collective leadership to
streamline your pathway and avoid common mistakes.
Sharing cost across fellow medtech incubator residents means your dollars go farther not only in terms of space, but of onsite equipment needed for your product’s development that would be impossible to afford and maintain on your own.
Tenant fees are highly customized based spatial, equipment and unique service requirements. In an apples-to-apples comparison, tenants find our fees on par with national standards for comparable facilities and service.