Landsdowne Labs is a spinout from the world-renowned Langer Lab. The company’s first product, ChildLok™, is an innovative button battery technology designed to deactivate batteries following accidental ingestion, made possible by advanced material science. Landsdowne Labs is commercializing this groundbreaking technology for global companies seeking a turnkey, low cost solution to the growing button battery health crisis. 

 
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Origins

From the great minds of Langer Lab
& Karp Lab.

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Team

We’re a world-class team of Technologists, Innovators and Industry Experts.

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Development

We’re developing battery technology for marine, medical, oil and gas, and an adhesive platform for cosmetic and dermatology.

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Landsdowne Labs was established to continue the development of certain technology initiated by the founders at two world-renowned labs: the Langer Lab at MIT and Karp Lab at Harvard. Dr. Langer is a remarkable scientist and accomplished inventor. His work has been instrumental in helping transform the healthcare landscape for dozens of companies. Collectively, his discoveries have saved or improved at least 2 billion lives. Dr. Langer is considered the “Edison of Medicine” and is one of the most influential innovators in modern history. 

 
 
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Dr. Robert Langer 
Co-Founder

Considered the “Edison of Medicine” and one of the most influential innovators in modern history. Collectively, Dr. Langer’s discoveries have saved or improved at least 2 billion lives.

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Melissa Fensterstock 
Co-Founder & CEO, Harvard MBA

A seasoned Biotech, Medtech & Consumer product executive with extensive experience in translating novel technologies into valuable products and brands.

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Dr. Jeff Karp 
Co-Founder

Associate Professor at Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Principal Faculty at Harvard Stem Cell Institute, affiliate faculty at Broad Institute & Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences & Technology 

 

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