Press Releases

CancerIQ rings closing bell at NASDAQ with other top Chicago innovators

New York, NY–  You can take the innovators out of Chicago, but you definitely can’t take Chicago out of the innovators. On Monday, March 27, this couldn’t have been more true as CancerIQ joined fellow Chicago Innovation Award winners and Mayor Rahm Emanuel in New York City to ring the Closing Nasdaq Bell.

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CancerIQ Featured on list of Top 10 Disruptive Chicago Startups

March 17, 2017-  Chicago, the city of wintertime “dibs” and deep dish pizza also lays claim to some impressive innovation. Both artificial intelligence and Internet of Things companies hold firm ground in Chicago, but the city also has opportunities in big data and virtual reality.

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CancerIQ, Chicago Innovation Award Winners, Meet With County President

February 21, 2017- Chicago, IL– On February 21, CancerIQ joined fellow winners of the 2016 Chicago Innovation Awards for a roundtable discussion with Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle to talk about their innovations and the positive impact technology can have for the County and the entire region.

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CancerIQ CEO, Feyi Olopade featured Alumni at St. Paul's School

November 25, 2016- What if, as part of your routine well visit to your primary care physician, you could track your predispositions – genetic and otherwise – for developing cancer? 
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CancerIQ Wins at the Chicago Innovation Awards

 October 25, 2016– Chicago, IL— CancerIQ,  a digital health company that uses predictive analytics to help doctors understand their patient's risk of getting cancer and dying from cancer, was named a winner at the 15th annual Chicago Innovation Awards for its flagship product, CancerIQ Risk software.

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CancerIQ listed as One of Four Companies using Health IT to Support Genetic Testing

September 7, 2016– CancerIQ is featured along with NextGxDx, NantHealth and Health Gorilla as companies that are developing health technology services to address the growth in genetic testing.

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CancerIQ is Named One of the Top 100 Finalists for the 15th Annual Chicago Innovation Awards

September 15, 2016 – Chicago, IL— Out of 643 nominees, CancerIQ of Chicago, IL has been selected as one of the Top 100 Finalists for the 15th annual Chicago Innovation Awards. The awards celebrate the most innovative new products and services in the Chicago region across all organization sizes, sectors and industries. On October 25th, 1500 business and civic leaders will come together to honor the winners when they are announced at Chicago’s Harris Theater.

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CancerIQ CEO, Feyi Olopade Ayodele, featured MATTER member

August 31, 2016– The first light bulb went off on Mt. Kilimanjaro. It was 2012, and Feyi Olopade Ayodele was standing on the mythic African peak with her mother, Dr. Funmi Olopade, an award-winning cancer researcher from the University of Chicago. Feyi – who then focused on making early stage investments in healthcare startups at the Wharton Social Venture Fund – was in the middle of a career crisis. “I was feeling a lot like Simon Cowell at the time,” she confesses.

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CancerIQ Ranked As Top Chicago Startup by Symmetry 50

December 1, 2014– CancerIQ is honored to be ranked #10 on the Top 75 Chicago Startups list ranked by Symmetry50. CancerIQ joins other startups such as Scout, a home security system and FoodGenius, data analytics for the food industry, on the list.

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CancerIQ joins new Chicago healthcare startup incubator

Octover 28, 2014– It was recently announced thatCancerIQ will be one of 10 healthcare startups working inMATTER–  a new healthcare technology hub in Chicago. 

CancerIQ will join a group of 9 other next-generation companies focused on health IT, medical devices, diagnostics and biopharma. 

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