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Monday, 17 February 2020

Health IT News

  • Philips to collaborate with Indica Labs

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Jan, 2015

    Royal Philips has announced that it will further support efforts of oncology researchers to analyze pathology samples by offering advanced image analysis algorithms from Indica Labs, as par...Read more

  • Cognizant acquires TriZetto

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

    In a bid to expand its market position in the healthcare sector, Cognizant purchased Colorado-based TriZetto, a healthcare IT services provider for $2.7 billion. Speaking about the acquisit...Read more

  • Google releases Google Fit preview SDK

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Aug, 2014

    Building on the presentation at the recent I/O Developers Conference, Google has released the Preview SDK for the Google Fit platform. Google Fit provides a single set of application progra...Read more

  • Apple launches a new pulse-reading smart watch

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Sep, 2014

    The much-awaited smart-watch, loaded with features, marks the entry of the mobilephone giant into the healthcare wearable market. The device not only offers users the ability to tell time...Read more

  • Philips, Teva launch Medtech Incubator

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Feb, 2015

    Philips Healthcare and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has launched Sanara Ventures, an incubator for Israeli MedTech and pharmaceutical companies with global aspirations. The companies are ...Read more

  • DNA Medicine Institute wins Nokia Sensing XCHALLENGE

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Nov, 2014

    XPRIZE has awarded DMI (DNA Medicine Institute) the $525,000 Grand Prize in the Nokia Sensing XChallenge, a competition to catalyse breakthrough medical sensing technologies that will ultim...Read more

  • CCI nod for Wipro GE and GE India technology deal

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Sep, 2014

    Wipro GE Healthcare's plan to acquire GE group's assets related to biotechnology and lifesciences have received a green signal from the Competition Commission of India (CCI). Wipro GE is en...Read more

  • Fujifilm expands its Healthcare IT portfolio

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Jun, 2015

    FUJIFILM Medical Systems has expanded its healthcare IT portfolio, and is taking Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA) into new areas with its latest acquisition TeraMedica. It began by further enha...Read more

  • Philips partners with Radboud University

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Sep, 2015

    Netherlands-based Radboud university medical center (Radboudumc) has introduced a connected digital health prototype that enables people living with diabetes and their health care providers...Read more

  • Trivitron Healthcare launches and patents Newborn Screening kit

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 17 Dec, 2015

    Trivitron Healthcare has launched and patented NeoMass AAAC Kit (CE Approved) for expanded panel of Newborn Screening in India. This is the first kit in the global market that can detect up...Read more

  • Skin-like wearable device monitors health 24/7

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Sep, 2014

    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 devices is a we...Read more

  • EyeNetra raises $4 million for a smartphone vision test

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 Aug, 2014

    Massachusetts-based eye diagnostic tool maker, EyeNetra has raised $4 million from a single investor, according to a report. EyeNetra has developed a device called NetraG that can be applie...Read more

  • Masimo India Introduces low-cost Pulse Oximetry

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 11 Jan, 2015

    Pulse oximetry is widely used and has gained critical importance in clinical care. Masimo has further revolutionised the world of pulse oximetry with its signal extraction technology (SET),...Read more

  • Sakra World Hospital launches apps for Arthritis

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 01 Nov, 2014

    Sakra world hospital has launched a first-of-its-kind "Augmented Reality (AR)" app. It is an interactive platform for patients to understand the concepts of arthritis and joint replacement....Read more

  • Google earth to predict malaria

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

    Researchers at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) are developing an online platform that can be used to predict malaria transmission with the help of Google earth. Their goa...Read more

  • IBM buys Merge Healthcare for $1 billion

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

    Tech giant IBM has 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 analytics unit is p...Read more

  • US FDA nod for Opto Circuits' AED

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 May, 2015

    Cardiac Science Corporation, a group company of Opto Circuits (India) has announced that its Powerheart G5 AED with CRPD has received 510(k) market clearance from the US FDA (United Sates F...Read more

  • Quest Diagnostics launches new test for Hematologic Malignancies

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 08 May, 2015

    Quest Diagnostics has announced the launch of LeukoVantage, an evidence-based genomic test service that aids in the diagnosis, prognosis, monitoring, and selection of treatment for myeloid ...Read more