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Monday, October 14, 2019

Software & Data

New Software Taps into Identifying Gastric Cancers Earlier

Early detection of gastric cancer may not be too far off. Tokyo-based AI Medical Service, one of the first, real-time endoscopic artificial intelligence developers, has raised total funding of $57 million from investors like Sony Innovation Fund by IGV, Globis Capital Partners, and World Innovation Lab, to develop AI-centric software that can help identify these cancers early on...

Medical Devices

Stanford Uses AI to Identify Safety of Implantable Medical Devices

Researchers at Stanford Medicine developed an algorithm to determined the safety of various, implanted medical devices like hip replacements and pacemakers. The new system uses artificial intelligence (AI) to go through electronic health records (EHR) data of these devices...

Consumer Internet

Accolade is Bringing Full Concierge, Healthcare Service to Patients

Finding the right doctor is often about trial and error. Luckily, healthcare technology company, Accolade, is trying to take some of the legwork out of choosing the best healthcare providers for patients and employers...

Biotech

The Biotech Scene is About Get a Whole Lot Bigger in...

New York City may join the upper ranks of some of the leading biotech cities like Boston Raleigh-Durham, and San Francisco with the opening of a new life sciences campus in 2021. Backed by investment group, Deerfield Management, the $635 million project, in partnership with the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), the approximately 300,000-square-foot life sciences space will be in housed within a 12-story building in Midtown Manhattan, and will include more than 200,000 square-feet of the space dedicated to wet labs...

Features

Catasys Expands Healthcare Platform with Goldman Sachs Backing

Artificial intelligence technology company, Catasys, is expanding its medical platform and beyond following a financial agreement with Goldman Sachs Specialty Lending Group to secure $45 million in debt financing...

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Google Health Tech Titan Aashima Gupta Advances The Field

Aashima Gupta works at the intersection of health and technology. As director of global healthcare solutions for Google Cloud, it is her job to...

Alex Gorsky Is The All-American CEO

Alex Gorsky is having a bad year. As chief executive officer of pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson (J&J), he’s been on the hot seat...

Baxter International Acquires True Process

True Process, a medical software business based in Wisconsin, has found itself a buyer in Fortune 500 medical equipment firm Baxter International.  After they...

The 5 Emerging Technologies Poised to Impact Healthcare

Advancements in healthcare technology continue to drive incredible innovation throughout the sector, and certain emerging technologies outside of healthcare are poised to generate even more breakthroughs in digital health. Here are the five technological trends most likely to impact future healthcare...

Thermo Fisher Scientific CEO Marc Casper Makes a Strong Impression

There is much ado about Marc Casper. By all accounts, the CEO of Thermo Fisher Scientific is whip-smart and has a keen eye for what’s happening next in the biotech business but may leave something to be desired when it comes to up-keeping employee morale. Overall, however, under his stewardship the company continues to thrive...

Stryker Makes Acquisitions and Realigns Management

Stryker, a leader in the field of medical technology, offers products and services focusing on neurotechnological, medical, surgical, spinal, and orthopedics specialties. The company not only provides medical devices and implants but is also involved in many facets of healthcare, from design services for emergency and operating rooms to the production of emergency patient transport options...

Amazon’s Textract Streamlines Medical Document Processing

Companies need not fear their document management any more for Amazon Web Services (AWS) is now here to even the score. Introducing Textract, the cloud-based, fully-managed service that uses machine learning to read text in many of its myriad forms...