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Monday, 17 February 2020

Health IT News

  • 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

  • An orthopedic app

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Nov, -0001

    A team of 16 Bucknell University students have developed a mobile application called Heel Thy Tendon, with the help of an orthopedic surgeon. This application can diagnose, and treat foot a...Read more

  • Scientists develop a new 3D culture system for pancreatic cancer

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

    Researchers at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) and The Lustgarten Foundation has developed a new model system to grow both normal and cancerous pancreatic cells in the laboratory. ...Read more

  • Ekano concept: Tailored to meet Medtech needs in India

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

    The Ekano concept, created by product design and development firm Cambridge Consultants, is aimed at laparoscopic surgeons in mid-tier and rural hospitals in countries such as India and Chi...Read more

  • GE unveils GE Health Cloud and Apps

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Dec, 2015

    The GE Health Cloud was unveiled at the 101st annual Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) meeting in Chicago. Designed exclusively for the healthcare industry, the new cloud ecosyst...Read more

  • Covidien expands its 'Sonicision' portfolio

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Sep, 2014

    Covidien has announced the expansion of its Sonicision Cordless Ultrasonic Dissection Device portfolio, following US Food and Drug Administration's 510(k) clearance of three additional devi...Read more

  • Cochlear implantation, a boon for the deaf

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Aug, 2014

    Held at Mumbai-based Jaslok hospital, Dr Sandra Desa Souza convened organized an international symposium on Cochlear implantation, wherein many eminent doctors working in the field delivere...Read more