All articles by Phalguni Deswal

Phalguni Deswal is a trainee healthcare and pharmaceutical reporter. With a background in medicine, Phalguni has experience working in the Indian healthcare sector. Phalguni is interested in metabolic drug therapies, digital health technologies, and drug development.

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Mitsubishi Tanabe develop AI program for early detection of ALS

The programme analyses electronic records to identify individuals for follow-up investigations and speciality referral.

Natural Cycle app integrates with Apple Watch to track periods

The app received US FDA clearance to use wrist temperature data from the Apple Watch to track fertility.

GE HealthCare wins $44m grant to develop AI-assisted ultrasound tools

The grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation would allow for the analysis of ultrasound scans without requiring specialised expertise.

Dassault launches digital twin ‘Emma’

The ‘Emma’ twin will document its participation in device and drug trials on social media.

Organon publishes post-market study of JADA PPH control system

The study showed that JADA could control bleeding in both vaginal and caesarean birth, regardless of the cause of the bleeding.

Nemaura reveals interim results from UK clinical trial of Miboko app

The study was done in partnership with the UK’s National Health Service and included continuous glucose monitoring for participants.

Vaxess raises $9m to accelerate mRNA vaccine patch development

The patch allows for vaccine storage and transport at room temperature, along with at-home administration.

Mainz Biomed looks to expand cancer identification list for ColoAlert

Clinical trial data of Mainz’s colorectal cancer screening test showed high sensitivity to detect colorectal cancer and advanced adenoma.

Insightec’s Exablate Neuro secures second CE mark for essential tremor treatment

The second CE mark allows patients to receive bilateral therapy for essential tremors using the Exablate Neuro ultrasound platform.

Indian start-up launches wearable smart ring

The ring works with the Bonatra app and continuous glucose monitors to track multiple health parameters.