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Saturday, November 26, 2022

Software & Data

AI Screening Tool Speeds Heart Failure Diagnosis

Mayo Clinic researchers looking into heart failure diagnostic solutions have discovered that incorporating an AI-enabled screening tool was of great help to healthcare providers in their diagnosis of low left ventricular ejection fraction...

Medical Devices

J&J Scoops Up Abiomed for $16.6B Cash

Johnson & Johnson, already a sterling presence in the upper echelon of the consumer health space, is set to dole out around $16.6 billion in cash for heart pump manufacturer Abiomed. The latter’s Impella pumps, used in the U.S. for nearly 15 years, are famous for being the smallest in the world...

Consumer Internet

Flu’s Clues: FluSmart from Evidation Tracks Symptoms, Warns of Possible Infection

With this year’s flu season arriving a bit ahead of schedule, and sporting some frightening statistics about its more severe symptoms and accelerated spread, health data company Evidation has come out with a new monitoring program to track potential and existing cases of the infection...

Biotech

Chinese Research Team Uncovers Fast-Acting Antidepressant Treatment

A team of researchers from Nanjing Medical University (NMU) in China have made public their findings from a study meant to address mental disorder treatment from a new perspective. Treating depression by artificially increasing serotonin levels — which can take several weeks to help mitigate symptoms, often leads to unwanted side effects...

Features

Top Biopharma CEOs Embark on COVID-Centric China Visit

A dozen top biopharma CEOs have made a historic trip to China led by German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, marking the first visit to the country by a G7 leader since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. On hand for the sojourn were BioNTech’s Uğur Şahin, Merck KGaA’s Belén Garijo, and Bayer’s Werner Baumann, among others..

Popular Articles

The Top 50 Healthcare Technology CEOs of 2022

The Healthcare Technology Report is pleased to announce the Top 50 Healthcare Technology CEOs of 2022. This year’s list comprises a wide array of some of the most accomplished executives in the healthcare technology industry...

The Top 25 Women Leaders in Biotechnology of 2022

The Healthcare Technology Report is pleased to announce The Top 25 Women Leaders in Biotechnology of 2022. The COVID-19 pandemic saw an explosion in biotech funding in 2020 and 2021. And while that funding has declined somewhat this year, the added attention the industry has received means funding will likely never return to its previous levels...

The Top 100 Healthcare Technology Companies of 2022

The Healthcare Technology Report is pleased to announce The Top 100 Healthcare Technology Companies of 2022. The awardees on this year’s list represent the absolute best in the healthcare technology space. From companies like Novartis with more than 100,000 team members around the globe, to numerous smaller startups with just a few dozen employees in a single office, these companies are changing the face of the industry...

The Bargain Genome: Illumina Cuts Price to $200 With New Sequencer Machines

The costly process of genome sequencing is getting a price cut thanks to genetic variation and biological function analysis solutions company Illumina. Illumina’s HiSeq x Ten Machine dropped the price of sequencing a genome to $1,000 in 2014, and now the company claims its two-pronged NovaSeq X Series machines...

The Top 25 Women Leaders in Consumer HealthTech of 2022

The Healthcare Technology Report is pleased to announce The Top 25 Women Leaders in Consumer HealthTech of 2022. The awardees on this year’s list represent some of the most innovative companies in the healthcare technology space. They provide their organizations with steady leadership and deep knowledge in their respective specialties, piloting their companies through ever-changing market conditions...

The Top 100 Healthcare Technology Companies of 2021

The Healthcare Technology Report is pleased to announce The Top 100 Healthcare Technology Companies of 2021. This year’s awardees comprise a broad range of companies from well-known names like Johnson & Johnson, 3M Health Care, and Illumia to relatively newer but rapidly growing enterprises such as GRAIL, Capsule, and DNA Script...

Two Big-Hit Breast Cancer Drug Trials Add to AstraZeneca’s Streak

Finding results in a space where its rivals have consistently fallen short, British drugmaker AstraZeneca (AZ) is proudly touting the success of two of its experimental breast cancer drugs in separate clinical trials. The first, capivasertib, rose to meet both of its goals in a phase-3 trial consisting of breast cancer patients...

Voice Analysis AI for Mental Health

A new mental health-focused partnership between Ellipsis Health and Ceras Health aims at empowering real-time severity scores of anxiety and depression in an effort to support patient care. Ellipsis, a large presence in AI-powered human voice biomarker tech, will integrate its processes into the Ceras’ clinical monitoring platform...

The Top 25 Women Leaders in Medical Devices of 2022

The Healthcare Technology Report is pleased to announce The Top 25 Women Leaders in Medical Devices of 2022. With the medical device industry advancing at an unprecedented rate, new and exciting developments in robotics, materials science, analytics, and other technologies have accelerated the production of breakthrough devices that are improving outcomes for patients...