Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing technology is growing at a rapid pace within the in vitro diagnostic market; according to GlobalData, the market is increasing at a robust Compound Annual...
23 November 2017
4 October 2017
Osteoarthritis (OA) is one the developed world’s most common diseases, with over 80% of the senior population suffering from knee or hip OA.
29 September 2017
Artificial intelligence (AI) is being implemented in almost every aspect of day-to-day life. From recommendations on Netflix or Spotify and fraud detection for your bank account, to experimental self-driving cars,...
28 September 2017
This month, Merck’s Mavenclad (cladribine) become available in the UK to treat highly active relapsing multiple sclerosis (MS). Mavenclad is the first high efficacy, infrequent dosing oral agent approved for...
10 August 2017
With the fast development of IBM’s Watson and Google’s DeepMind, artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the key terms in 2017. GlobalData believes that AI will inevitably be used in...
31 July 2017
Amazon is headed towards a new venture in health technology. CNBC reported that the company has a healthcare team that is focused on virtual doctor visits and health apps.
3 July 2017
The ability to edit the human genome has been eagerly anticipated for many years. While the possibilities are exciting for many, there are serious ethical concerns that are already beginning...
25 June 2017
The current method of obtaining a diagnosis for cancer is by histopathological evidence from a tissue sample obtained by biopsy, which is then examined under a microscope.
12 June 2017
Doctors are limited by their inability to process vast amounts of data the way a computer can, and as technology improves, artificial intelligence has begun to catch up with doctors’...
2 May 2017
The current generation is surrounded by large amounts of information and knowledge on almost any topic of interest, including a variety of online symptom-checkers encouraging self-diagnosis.