There is a significant difference between automation and the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in the medtech space.
5 October 2018
4 October 2018
Cloud computing is a subscription-based infrastructure that delivers services such as storage, databases, software, and networking. The healthcare industry and in particular the medical devices sector has been relatively slow...
28 September 2018
Cancer is among the leading causes of death in the global population, and is caused by abnormal cell growth within the body. Certain cancers have been linked to genetic alterations...
26 September 2018
On September 20, Medtronic announced a definitive agreement to acquire Israel-based Mazor Robotics for $1.6bn, with the acquisition expected to close in Q3 of Medtronic’s FY2019. This deal is the...
11 September 2018
A team of researchers from the University of British Columbia has isolated an enzyme in the gut that reliably converts any type of blood into type O, which is compatible...
10 September 2018
In the last few days, Otsuka announced it has entered into a collaboration with Magellan Health to distribute its Abilify MyCite digital pill—a unique antipsychotic that has a Proteus Digital...
29 August 2018
Life-long exposure to a combination of risk factors such as poor diet, obesity, smoking, and alcohol consumption can eventually lead to life threatening cardiovascular (CV) events, such as heart attack...
28 August 2018
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the world’s number one killer, and the number of patients with CVD is increasing rapidly as a result of the aging communities worldwide.
21 August 2018
It has been a year since Mylan NV finalised a multi-million dollar settlement with the US Justice Department to resolve claims that it overcharged the US government for its EpiPen....
20 August 2018
Google, Amazon, and IBM joined forces with Microsoft, Salesforce, and Oracle to pledge to speed up the progress of health data standards and interoperability.