First-of-its-Kind Website and Mobile App Help You Take Control of Exposure to Most Common Illnesses Spreading Right Now

February 7, 2018

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Knox Spencer Associates, LLC, has announced its release of a new website and mobile app that give users access to doctors’ reports from across the nation so that they can personally manage their exposure to common and potentially serious illnesses by tracking where they happen and when they are […]

One of the World’s Largest Insurers Partners with HealthTap to Crack the Digital Healthcare Market, Bringing AI-Enabled Healthcare to Millions Globally

February 1, 2018

Last week, Bupa, the international health and care company, and HealthTap, the world’s first global healthcare firm that delivers digital healthcare from the largest network of interactive doctors, announced a long-term strategic partnership. The partnership brings together two of the most innovative health technology companies to deploy a breakthrough combination of digital and in-person healthcare […]

Abbott Launches the First and Only Smartphone Compatible Insertable Cardiac Monitor in the U.S.

October 26, 2017

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Oct. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Abbott (NYSE: ABT) has secured U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the Confirm Rx Insertable Cardiac Monitor (ICM), the world’s first and only smartphone compatible ICM designed to help physicians remotely identify cardiac arrhythmias. With FDA clearance Abbott can now provide U.S. patients a new […]

Connected Health Conference

October 17, 2017

The Connected Life Journey: Shaping Health and Wellness for Every Generation The 2017 Connected Health Conference (CHC17) is the most anticipated event in connected health, bringing together the industry’s two leading events and top thought leaders for three days of inspirational, provocative and forward-thinking discussion. Plus, it’s now in Boston  — learn more about the […]

Novartis Launches First Large-Scale Smartphone-Based Study In Multiple Sclerosis

August 23, 2017

Novartis has launched what it claims is the first large-scale mobile research study which will gather data on multiple sclerosis (MS) from patients via their smartphones, removing the need for them to visit a medical professional at the clinic.   The study, known as ‘Evaluation of evidence from smart phone sensors and patient-reported outcomes in […]

Cmed to Demonstrate the Capture, Visualization and Real-Time Analysis of Clinical Data using encapsia® at Mobile in Clinical Trials and DPharm 2017

August 21, 2017

DURHAM, NC — August 16, 2017 – Cmed has announced it will present its encapsia® clinical data suite at Mobile in Clinical Trials and DPharm: Disruptive Innovations to Advance Clinical Trials 2017. Attendees at both conferences will have the opportunity to learn about how encapsia® streamlines the capture, management and reporting of clinical data, helping […]

Abbott Laboratories is expanding its mobile healthcare reach with a program designed to better treat diabetes.

July 20, 2017

Abbott is partnering with Bigfoot Biomedical Inc., a Milpitas, Calif., mobile medical technology startup founded by parents of children with type 1 diabetes, the form of the disease that afflicts children and young adults. Under the new arrangement, Abbott and Bigfoot will develop and market diabetes management systems that combine Abbott’s glucose sensing technology with […]

11th Digital Pharma East

July 13, 2017

Join more than 800 attendees for the largest event focused exclusively on digital marketing for the life sciences — Digital Pharma East — now in it’s eleventh year. Get actionable insights from our faculty of more than 130 senior-level experts when the conference returns to Philadelphia this October 3-6 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. There […]

Apple is quietly working on turning your iPhone into the one-stop shop for all your medical info

June 15, 2017

Imagine turning to your iPhone for all your health and medical information — every doctor’s visit, lab test result, prescription and other health information, all available in a snapshot on your phone and shared with your doctor on command. No more logging into hospital web sites or having to call your previous doctor to get […]

Bayer Receives FDA Approval of myBETAapp and BETACONNECT Navigator

June 1, 2017

WHIPPANY, N.J., May 30, 2017 – Bayer today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) for myBETAapp and the BETACONNECT Navigator. With this software in relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis, people using the electronic BETACONNECT autoinjector to administer BETASERON (interferon beta-1b) can use Bluetooth technology to connect […]

Mobile Apps: a 360° Guide For Clinical Trials

March 31, 2017

Mobile apps are an important link between researchers and patients, but using them in clinical development requires rigorous preparation. Download this white paper to learn more about data strategies for mobile apps throughout the trial life cycle, the current and future regulatory environment, and how to provide deeper patient engagement.

The Pistoia Alliance Calls on the Life Sciences to Support Greater Collaboration to Overcome Technology Challenges

March 30, 2017

Machine learning, deep learning, and pre-competitive data analysis will deliver tangible benefits to patients  The Pistoia Alliance, a global, not for profit alliance that works to lower barriers to innovation in life sciences R&D, is calling upon the industry to improve collaborative efforts to use patient data to its full effect. In a series of […]