25 June 2020 Analysis
Rwanda is set to become the first country in the world to have a digital-first universal primary care service, due to a government collaboration with Babylon Health. Allie Nawrat explores...
22 June 2020 Analysis
Talking therapies for mental health conditions are among countless medical interventions that have been disrupted due to the Covid-19 pandemic, and many patients have now turned to digital solutions to...
10 June 2020 News
UK general practice app Babylon Health has admitted that recordings of private consultations were accidentally leaked to other users.
9 June 2020 Analysis
One of the many solutions to easing lockdown restrictions under UK government plans is to harness is an app that can enable large-scale digital contact tracing – but not everybody...
26 May 2020 Deals Analysis
Healthcare-focused investment firm the Ally Bridge Group has led three separate funding rounds totalling over $150m into medtech companies with a significant role to play in the Covid-19 pandemic. Verdict...
12 May 2020 Analysis
Physical health has always been a core issue in professional sports, a field where injuries are commonplace. Now, medical technology is being used to monitor and enhance athletes’ recovery. Chloe...
6 May 2020 Analysis
California-headquartered ResMed creates devices to help treat respiratory conditions like sleep apnoea and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). In the wake of Covid-19, it has accelerated the release of its...
27 April 2020 Deals Analysis
IW Capital has invested £2m in GPDQ, a doctor-on-demand service that includes telehealth consultations as part of its portfolio. As remote medtech becomes increasingly prevalent during the global Covid-19 pandemic,...
16 April 2020 Analysis
HistoSonics has developed a new procedure to treat cancer. It combines robotics with sonic energy to precisely liquefy and destroy tissue at a sub-cellular level, making it targeted and non-invasive...
16 April 2020 Deals Analysis
Digital health company Medopad has changed its name to Huma and acquired two UK artificial intelligence (AI) and wearable technology businesses, BioBeats and Tarilian Laser Technologies (TLT).