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Monday, 24 February 2020

Health IT News

  • TeleTracking and GE Healthcare collaborate

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Jun, 2015

    GE Healthcare and TeleTracking Technologies announce a new collaboration agreement. The collaboration enables GE to place greater focus on its asset and workforce optimization solutions whi...Read more

  • Healthcare IT attracts $956 million in Q3 of 2014

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

    Venture capital (VC) funding in the healthcare information technology came to $956 million, raised in 212 deals globally, a decline of 46 percent in terms of dollars compared to the massive...Read more

  • Anomolies marring growth of Medical devices industry

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

    A study titled 'Access to Healthcare: Indian Perspective,' released by The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) highlighted that India's $3.5 billion worth medic...Read more

  • Introduction to digital health

    Health IT |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2014

          The twentieth century was very typical and traditional. Though newer innovations ranging from penicillin and other drugs, to radio and television occurred within this century, it ...Read more

  • Chhattisgarh plans to set up startup village

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

    Chhattisgarh government officials recently visited the Kochi-based Startup Village to explore the incubation facility in order to establish a similar startup village in Chhattisgarh. Earlie...Read more

  • Boston Scientific settles dispute with J&J

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Feb, 2015

    Boston Scientific Corporation has announced the settlement of the breach of merger agreement lawsuit brought by Johnson & Johnson (J&J) against Guidant Corporation. The issue stemme...Read more

  • Bosch invests in Emperra Digital Diabetes Care

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Jan, 2016

    Emperra, a German start-up that has created a digital diabetes management solution consisting of smart hardware and software, has completed a Series B financing round of $3.1 million, with ...Read more

  • “100 percent FDI to increase investmentâ€?

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Jan, 2015

    American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) in India has said that 100 percent foreign direct investment (FDI) in the medical devices sector will attract US firms to invest and manufacture in Ind...Read more

  • Siemens Healthcare to expand in India

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Jan, 2015

    Siemens Healthcare has said that though it does not plan to open a new facility in India but it would expand its existing manufacturing base here to supply clinical products to other count...Read more

  • A new Digital Radiography System by CURA

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Sep, 2014

    Chennai-based CURA Healthcare has launched a DReam Digital Radiography system, a revolutionary product. This is the company's patent design system. DReam offers a unique single detector des...Read more

  • "Global home healthcare market will be $303.6 billion by 2020"

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

    A new report by Transparency Market Research, finds that the global home healthcare market will increase to $303.6 billion in 2020 from $176.1 billion in 2013. The market is broadly divided...Read more

  • FDA issues guidelines for reusable medical devices

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

    The US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) has announced new actions to enhance the safety of reusable medical devices. The FDA's guidance document, titled "Reprocessing Medical Devices ...Read more

  • Google introduces 'Genomics cloud platform'

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

    Google has launched a cloud computing platform, 'Genomics cloud platform' to keep, share, and analyze genomic data. "We saw biologists moving from studying one genome at a time to studying...Read more

  • A software to detect human emotions

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

    A team of scientists, Mr Dev Drume Agrawal, Mr Shiv Ram Dubey and Mr Anand Singh Jalal of the GLA University, Mathura have developed a computerised emotion detector. This Face recognition s...Read more

  • 'Indian medical device industry can be a potent force globally'

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Feb, 2015

    India's medical device industry has a huge untapped potential and can be a major force globally, if proper regulatory frame work and support is provided, according to a report by the Nation...Read more

  • InterpretOmics to raise Series A funding in Sept

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

    The lab measures 600 sq ft in area, and houses equipments manufactured by major suppliers including Agilent, Illumina, Thermo Fisher Scientific and Millipore. "This is a centre of excellen...Read more

  • Skanray acquires Italian x-ray firm

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

    Mysore-based manufacturer of medical equipment, Skanray Technologies, has acquired CEI-Italy (Compagnia Elettronica Italiana), one of the major x-ray tube makers in the world. The companies...Read more

  • A wearable healthcare device for diabetics

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

    Novartis explained that the device for diabetics would measure glucose in tear fluid and send the data wirelessly to a mobile device. The technology is potentially life-changing for many di...Read more