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Wednesday, 11 December 2019

Health IT News

  • Cipla invests in a respiratory device firm

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

    Cipla has announced that it will acquire 60 percent stake in Jay Precision Pharmaceuticals for Rs 96 crore, says reports. Jay Precision is an existing supplier of respiratory devices to the...Read more

  • Innovations for the Indian market

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Jun, 2016

    The innovations included categories under prevention, diagnosis, treatment, healthy living and homecare products. The newly unveiled products were Children's Respiration Monitor, Air Purif...Read more

  • GVK Biosciences announces new distributor in Taiwan

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Feb, 2013

    GVK Biosciences a Hyderabad based leading provider of databases and services to the life sciences industry, has selected GGA as its distributor for its Informatics Database products and ser...Read more

  • University of Dundee licenses GVK BIO online SAR database

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 10 Apr, 2013

    GVK Biosciences today announced that it has licensed its online SAR database - GOSTAR to the Drug Discovery Unit (DDU) at the University of Dundee. GOSTAR, a manually curated database, has ...Read more

  • FUJIFILM Medical Systems announces new COO and CMO

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

    FUJIFILM Medical Systems USA has announced that Dr Johann Fernando and Dr Diku Mandavia will join the executive leadership team. Dr Johann was named chief operating officer and Dr Diku was ...Read more

  • Bactiguard changes strategy for India

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Apr, 2015

    India remains an important growth market for Bactiguard. The cooperation with Cadila Pharmaceuticals, which was initiated in 2012 has, however, not provided the regulatory and market relate...Read more

  • Govt to set up a medical device testing laboratory

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Jul, 2014

    Officials from the Union commerce ministry, in a meeting, stated that there are plans to set up at least five incubation centers across the country, each at a cost of around Rs 100 crore th...Read more

  • Siemens, Thermo partner for Molecular Testing

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Apr, 2016

    In a joint effort to provide customers with one of the most advanced solutions for molecular testing, Siemens Healthcare and Thermo Fisher Scientific announce a new strategic relationship t...Read more

  • Data is exploding in biotechnology, say researchers

    Health IT |  News | By Narayan Kulkarni | 0 Comment | 12 Feb, 2013

    "The role of Information Technology (IT) in biological research is of paramount importance. IT is leveraged in biological researches as a technical advancement. It has influenced biotechnol...Read more

  • 'Tomorrow carries its own risks and uncertainties'

    Health IT |  Features | By Rahul Koul Koul | 0 Comment | 11 Apr, 2014

    The beginnings The company was founded by the dynamic duo, Mr R Narayanan, also known as 'Naru', serving as the chairman, and Dr Saleem Mohammed, who serves as the CEO and cofounder of Xcod...Read more

  • VC funding in healthcare IT to exceed $2 billion in 2013

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Jul, 2013

    Mercom Capital Group, llc, a global communications and consulting firm, recently released its report on funding and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity in the Healthcare IT sector f...Read more

  • Roche introduces digital pathology platform

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 May, 2014

    The Roche Diagnostics platform, which includes the iScan Coreo scanner and the Virtuoso digital pathology software, together represent a new way of working for pathologists in India. They a...Read more

  • Strand receives investment from Burill & Company

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 Feb, 2013

    Strand Life Sciences has raised Series B investment from San Fransisco-based Burrill and Company. Burrill and Company is a diversified global financial services firm focused on the life sci...Read more

  • Cisco report says Indian public open to virtual healthcare

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 04 Apr, 2013

    A recent survey by Cisco has revealed that the Indian population is more receptive to using technology to review a a health condition rather than visiting the specialist in person.It revea...Read more

  • Infosys and Smart to develop mobile solutions for healthcare

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

    India's Infosys has signed a deal with Smart Communications to develop mobile solutions that would allow organizations to listen, respond and make predictions based on machine-generated dat...Read more

  • Bioinformatics gears up for 2013

    Health IT |  Views | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Jan, 2013

    What we will see in 2013 is that computing, algorithms, and mathematics are being used as microscopes; mining through gigabytes of omic data. Using these technologies we will proceed towar...Read more

  • FDA approves Medtronic's deep brain stimulation

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Feb, 2016

    Medtronic announced the US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) approval of Medtronic Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Therapy for use in people with Parkinson's disease of at least four years...Read more

  • DBT launched indigenously developed Stool Management Kit

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 23 May, 2016

    Worldwide hundred million bedridden patients suffer from inadequate bowel management.Impaired bowel control and diarrhoea in bedridden patients pose significant challenges for patients and ...Read more