Lumme’s evolution

Lumme’s Evolution

May 2018
Lumme gets accepted to MassChallenge Boston accelerator program.

May 2018
Lumme gets accepted to the 1st cohort of Mass Life Science Center’s NextGen program.

May 2018
Lumme’s co-founder Dr. Shanmugam presents at the BIO 2018 conference in Boston.

January 2018
Lumme receives a third grant from NIH to develop a platform for diet monitoring. We are now equipped to tackle the top 3 addictions crippling the nation- smoking, alcohol, and diet.

December 2017
Lumme featured in Huffington Post.

November 2017
Lumme’s co-founder Akshaya Shanmugam recognized on the Forbes 30 Under 30 list for healthcare.

September 2017
Lumme receives a second government grant from the National Institutes of Health. This time from NIAAA to develop a system capable of detecting real-time drinking behavior.

May 2017
Lumme wins Valley Venture Mentors Accelerator Award.

May 2017
“Can’t kick the habit?”: Lumme featured on Mass Live.

October 2016
Lumme’s co-founders Dr. Parate and Dr. Shanmugam present at TedX Springfield 2016.

January 2016
Lumme present at Digital Medicine Showcase in San Francisco

December 2016
Accepted to VVM Accelerator Program

November 2016
Phase II clinical trials have commenced!

July 2016
Accepted to VVM Mentorship Cohort

April 2016
Commencement of training data collection

January 2016
Partnered with MLSC for the 2016 Summer Internship Challenge (Intern profiles)

September 2015
Phase II SBIR grant from the National Cancer Institute

2014
Development of smoking prediction model

2013
Validation of smoking detection with 20 subjects

2012
Research project at UMass Amherst