Chosen Diagnostics won JEDCO’s fifth annual startup pitch competition during New Orleans Entrepreneur Week, with a cash and services prize package valued at $60,000. The Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission, in partnership with First NBC Bank, hosted the final competition featuring five local startups, and Dr. Sunyoung Kim of Chosen delivered the winning pitch. The company’s Neonatal DDx test will make it easier for doctors to diagnose a common and life-threatening GI disease called necrotizing enterocolitis in premature infants.

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