Monday, 17 February 2020

Health IT News

  • 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

  • CSIR, HP kickstart cloud-enabled eHealth initiative

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 13 Dec, 2012

    India's premier research and development body, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and Hewlett Packard (HP) announced the launch of a rapidly deployable and fully integrate...Read more

  • BioAsia collaborate with IMA and TiE

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

    BioAsia 2015 has partnered with Indian Medical Association (IMA) and TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs) for expanding digital healthcare in India. As per the partnership TiE and IMA will help Bi...Read more

  • Wipro named star performer in Everest Group Life Sciences PEAK Matrix 2014

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

    Speaking on the recognition, Ms Sangita Singh, chief executive - healthcare and lifesciences, Wipro, said, "This recognition can be attributed to our domain focus, best-of-breed technology ...Read more

  • Philips collaborate with MIT on ICU data sharing

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

    Royal Philips has announced a new initiative with Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to allow health care researchers to tap into one of the largest data sources available for rese...Read more

  • Trivitron enters a joint venture with IMD Generators

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Jan, 2015

    Trivitron Healthcare has announced a joint venture (JV) with the IMD group, Italy. The companies has signed an MoU for the joint venture in the name of Kiran IMD X Ray, to design/develop an...Read more

  • FDA Clears Siemens CT Scanners for Low-Dose Lung Cancer Screening

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

    The United States Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) has cleared Siemens Healthcare's SOMATOM computed tomography (CT) systems for low-dose lung cancer screening. From the SOMATOM Scope ...Read more

  • TCS adjudged a leader in life science drug safety services

    Health IT |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 02 Mar, 2013

    Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), a leading IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, announced that it has been designated as a leader in life science drug safety service...Read more

  • Global Bioinformatics market to touch $30.87 bn by 2020

    Health IT |  Features | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Aug, 2016

    The global Bioinformatics market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 15.5% between 2014 and 2020. The market was worth $10.04 bn in 2013 and is projected to reach $30.87 bn by the end of 2020...Read more