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Sunday, 17 November 2019

Health IT News

  • MedGenome join hands with US-based Natera

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Jan, 2015

    MedGenome and Natera have entered into an exclusive agreement to bring non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) to India. As part of the agreement, MedGenome will have exclusive license to deve...Read more

  • Family Planning,Telemedicine win at CAMTech INDIA Jugaad-a-thon

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

    More than 300 participants, industry mentors, organizers and volunteers came together at the second CAMTech INDIA Jugaad-a-thon to co-create and develop affordable health technologies that ...Read more

  • Philips healthcare device receives FDA clearance

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 09 Jan, 2015

    Royal Philips has announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) to market its Avalon CL Fetal Monitoring solution (Avalon CL). The soluti...Read more

  • Toshiba, Johns Hopkins to collaborate for big-data research

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Sep, 2014

    To utilise the potential of Big Data to predict and prevent diseases, Toshiba has established a 'Toshiba Center for Big Data in Healthcare' at Johns Hopkins University. The center's main pr...Read more

  • Twitter: A new tool for health research

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Feb, 2015

    A new study by the University of British Columbia finds that using Twitter can help physicians be better prepared to answer questions from their patients. It also states that more and more ...Read more

  • Life Science startups across IITs, IIMs & other incubation centers

    Health IT |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Mar, 2015

    IIT Delhi The Technology Business Incubator (TBI) has been in active operation in the institute since 2000. The TBI is conceived, programmed and implemented by the Foundation for Innovative...Read more

  • GE, GSK to work on Commercial Oncology Testing

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

    GE Healthcare has announced an agreement between its affiliate, Clarient Diagnostic Services (Clarient) and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK). The collaboration aims to improve access to diagnostic tes...Read more

  • IBA and Toshiba sign pact for Particle Therapy

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Apr, 2015

    IBA (Ion Beam Applications)and Toshiba Corporation has announced the signing of a global collaboration to expand access to advanced particle therapy worldwide. Toshiba Medical Systems Corpo...Read more

  • GE's new offering to detect cancer early

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Dec, 2014

    GE Healthcare has unveiled Discovery IQ, an advanced Positron Emission Tomography/ Computed Tomography (PET/CT) molecular imaging system designed in India. The new Discovery IQ is the resul...Read more

  • NanoHealth inks pact with GVK Bio

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 Sep, 2014

    NanoHealth in association with GVK Bio has launched holistic healthcare services for slum dwellers. NanoHealth is a social enterprise, founded by a group of ISB alumni specialising in chron...Read more

  • Medical device industry to get new policies

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

    As per reports, the government is planning to consider a separate policy for allowing 100 percent Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the manufacture of medical devices, through the automati...Read more

  • Roche collaborates with Qualcomm

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Jan, 2015

    Qualcomm's subsidiary, Qualcomm Life and Roche has announced that they have entered into a strategic collaboration to improve remote monitoring and management of chronic disease patients. T...Read more

  • 'Create an eco-system for Inflow of Higher FDI'

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 31 Aug, 2015

    Mr Sudhanshu Pandey, Joint Secretary, Ministry of Commerce, Government of India, has underscored the need for enhancing FDI in the medical device industry. While addressing the delegates at...Read more

  • J&J signs MoU with InsuLine Medical

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Jan, 2015

    According to reports, InsuLine Medical has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Johnson and Johnson (J&J). Under the MoU, InsuLine and J&J will cooperate in obtaining reg...Read more

  • Boston Scientific gets CE Mark approval for new pacemakers

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Oct, 2014

    Boston Scientific Corporation has received CE Mark approval for the ACCOLADE pacemaker family. When implanted with the company's INGEVITY leads, ACCOLADE pacemakers are the first to enable ...Read more

  • 'MedTech sector should be regulated separately'

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Oct, 2014

    The medical devices sector should be excluded from the drugs category and needs to be regulated as per international practices, said the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed). ...Read more

  • Ventureast invests $4 mn in DiabetOmics

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Mar, 2015

    DiabetOmics is the world's first company to develop a patented non-invasive, saliva-based glucose monitoring test for diabetes patients and an early detection test for gestational diabetes ...Read more

  • Medtronic acquires Sapiens for $200 million

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Aug, 2014

    The acquisition of Sapiens SBS strengthens Medtronic's capabilities in an important, emerging frontier of medicine - the modulation of brain function. "This acquisition broadens our neurosc...Read more