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Sunday, 25 June 2017

Digital Health News

  • Skin-like wearable device monitors health 24/7

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 25 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: Scientists at the Northwestern University and University of Illinois have developed a new wearable device that can monitor specific properties of the heart and the skin. The devi...Read more

  • Digital technology to help identify perfectly healthy human body

    Digital Health |  Opinion | By Narayanan Suresh | 0 Comment | 22 Aug, 2014

    Modern medicine has benefitted immensely from the wide array of high tech medical equipment that have made diagnosis and treatment methods quicker and less strenuous for doctors and patient...Read more

  • The Social Network' of weight loss

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 16 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: Social media programs designed to help people lose weight can be a useful tools in the global fight against obesity, according to a recent study. "One advantage of using social ...Read more

  • Quintiles acquires Encore Health Resources

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 03 Jul, 2014

    Singapore: Global clinical research organization, Quintiles has acquired Encore Health Resources, a health-information analytics and technology consulting service company focused on healthc...Read more

  • Ready, Fit, Build and Run: Solutions fast tracked

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 19 Aug, 2014

    Singapore: The Japanese biotech company UNIGEN has taken Werum's PAS-X Manufacturing Execution System (MES) into operation within a record time of only four months. The short implementation...Read more

  • Wipro, Microsoft launch remote health platform

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 08 Mar, 2013

    Bangalore: Wipro Technologies, the Global Information Technology, Consulting and Outsourcing business of Wipro, announced the launch of the Wipro AssureHealth platform in partnership with ...Read more

  • SAP to offer healthcare services in Korea

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 29 Oct, 2014

    Singapore: SAP has recently announced cooperation with major Korean companies to enhance its healthcare services across Korea. SAP targets healthcare innovation with HANA, which combines da...Read more

  • Novartis invests in smart healthcare

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 13 Jan, 2015

    Singapore: Novartis Pharmaceuticals has formed a joint investment company with Qualcomm Ventures to target early stage companies who offer technologies, products or services for digital hea...Read more

  • Cognizant acquires Cadient Group

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 09 Oct, 2014

    Singapore: Tech-giant Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp has acquired US-based Cadient Group for an estimated $30 million. Cadient offers services to a broad spectrum of life sciences comp...Read more

  • Healthcare delivery revolution in APAC

    Digital Health |  Analysis | By Amrita Tejasvi | 0 Comment | 30 May, 2014

    Asian countries face the challenge of wide demographics, resource accessibility and disruptive connection between healthcare providers and consumers. Setting examples to overcome the challe...Read more

  • IBM buys Merge Healthcare in a $1 billion deal

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 07 Aug, 2015

    Singapore: Tech giant IBM recently announced that it would buy medical image company Merge Healthcare for $1 billion to combine with its newly formed health analytics unit. IBM's health ana...Read more

  • China's first cloud-based hospital inaugurated in Ningbo

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 16 Mar, 2015

    Singapore: Ningbo Municipal Health and Family Planning Commission and Neusoft Xikang Healthcare Technology recently inaugurated China's first cloud based hospital, "Ningbo Cloud Hospital," ...Read more

  • First case of Google glass addiction documented

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 25 Oct, 2014

    Singapore: Doctors in San Diego have identified the first case of internet addiction disorder by the use of Google Glass. The 31- year-old Navy serviceman is said to have used the glass for...Read more

  • AstraZeneca, Vida health team up to develop new app

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 15 Jul, 2015

    Singapore: AstraZeneca has teamed up with Vida health to launch a new app- 'Day-By-Day' for speedy recovery of heart attack patients, to cope up with the stress and trauma associated with s...Read more

  • Korea develops mobile app to combat trachoma

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 03 Sep, 2014

    Singapore: Korea-based Severance Hospital announced that in collaboration with KT Corporation they have developed a mobile app to manage patients suffering from trachoma. The company said t...Read more

  • An app to detect skin cancer

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 04 Feb, 2015

    Singapore: An app embedded with skin identification system using image recognition software is on a trial by general practitioners, physicians and dermatologists in the United States, Unite...Read more

  • Aussie parkinson tech company raises $14.8 mn

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 02 Jun, 2015

    Singapore: Australian health technology company, Global Kinetics, has raised $14.8 million to rapidly progress the company's global commercialisation strategy for its lead Parkinson's Kinet...Read more

  • PerkinElmer launches new imaging system

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau | 0 Comment | 27 Oct, 2014

    PerkinElmer has announced the launch of its Mantra Quantitative Pathology Workstation with inform Image Analysis Software for cancer immunology and immunotherapy research. It enables resea...Read more

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