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GE Healthcare and Wayra select six AI-led healthtech start-ups for EMEA Edison™ Accelerator

GE Healthcare and Wayra select six AI-led healthtech start-ups for EMEA Edison™ Accelerator

Six healthtech start-ups have officially become the first cohort of the Edison Accelerator in EMEA – a healthcare start-up and scale-up acceleration programme designed by GE Healthcare in partnership with innovation organisation Wayra UK. Read more here.

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Adrian Cheng Moves Deeper Into Healthcare Industry With Artisan Merger Of Prenetics At $1.2 Bln Valuation

Prenetics Group, a Hong Kong-based genomic and diagnostic testing firm, and Artisan Acquisition, a Nasdaq-listed SPAC founded by businessman Adrian Cheng, on Wednesday announced a merger agreement that would value Prenetics at $1.2 billion. The transaction would make Prenetics the first unicorn from Hong Kong to be publicly listed in any market, according to a Prenetics press release.

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Join 5-HT Digital Hub Chemistry & Health for their online seminar

Join 5-HT Digital Hub Chemistry & Health for their online seminar "Machine Learning assisted optimization"

When formulating products, conflicting goals often arise. Digital solutions for formulation optimization help to find optimal solutions. Digital solutions for formulation optimization help to find optimal solutions: The factors are balanced so that the compromises found are the best possible.…

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If Businesses Can Mandate Vaccines, They Should Mandate Affordable Healthcare, Too

Earlier this year, Houston Methodist gave its 26,000 hospital employees an ultimatum: Get vaccinated or get a new job. It was one of the nation’s first vaccine mandates. And it was a big, multilayered risk: with legal, financial and ethical consequences all hanging in the balance.

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Only 1 day to go until 8th Annual Open Meeting by The UK Pharmacogenetics & Stratified Medicine Network

Only 1 day to go until 8th Annual Open Meeting by The UK Pharmacogenetics & Stratified Medicine Network

The UK Pharmacogenetics & Stratified Medicine Network 8th Annual Open Meeting, will take place at the Royal College of Physicians, Regents Park, Central London on October 20th. The Open Meeting will be held as a hybrid event, with delegates on-site and…

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U.S. Hispanics: The Overlooked Stepchild Of American Healthcare & Why Startups Are The Answer

U.S. Hispanics are getting the short end of the stick when it comes to the American healthcare system. We’ve all heard stories of less than ideal health outcomes U.S. Hispanics have suffered in the past. As a Mexican-American, I too, know that story better than I wish I did. Up until last year, I spent nearly 6 years visiting my kid brother at the Texas Children’s Hospital who was in and out of Leukemia treatments until his last breath. Maybe it’s because the hospital was in Texas or maybe it’s because Leukemia disproportionately affects Latinx children; but, I realized most (if not all) of my brother’s neighbors were Latinx. Throughout endless conversations with their worried parents, I quickly learned how little these families understood their own children’s prognosis or care instructions. Furthermore, these Latinx families had been lucky enough to be the ones to find themselves at a world class hospital; yet, they all knew many families like themselves that hadn’t had a chance to save their loved ones largely because of a failing, unsustainable, and non-scalable healthcare system.

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We are delighted to announce that we have partnered with Happify Health once again this year!

We are delighted to announce that we have partnered with Happify Health once again this year!

We are delighted to announce that we have partnered with Happify Health! Happify Health is an intelligent platform of digital therapeutics that improve mental health, physical health & well-being. Join us at #GIANT2021 and find out more about them.

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Are you an #earlystage #startup seeking investment?

Are you an #earlystage #startup seeking investment?

Join Health Foundry for a FREE event in partnership with MedCity, Queen Mary University Enterprise Zone & wmahsn on an exciting new joint investment call from Medcity and CapitalSpex. Today at 1 pm. Read more here.

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Control Healthcare's Front Door Or Be Pushed To The Side Entrance

We live in a world of immediate gratification that stops at healthcare. Executives in this industry use Facebook, Apple and Netflix personally, while many hospitals still fail to appreciate the transferable qualities that need to be applied before patients walk through someone else's front door.

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Are you as excited as Brittney Knight about the innovation & expertise at #TRANSFUSION?

Are you as excited as Brittney Knight about the innovation & expertise at #TRANSFUSION?

TRANSFUSION – The Cross-Industry Open Innovation Challenge will bring robotics and automation in the fields of clinical applications and logistics. To give a better insight into possible applications the hackathon will be accompanied by a summit. The core part of TRANSFUSION…

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Adrian Cheng Teams Up With Covid Testing Firm Prenetics For Greater Healthcare Accessibility

Adrian Cheng, the CEO of property giant New World Development, has been seeking opportunities that not only generate profits but also create shared value for society. Now, he’s formed a partnership with a diagnostic and genetic test developer called Prenetics Group that promises to do just that.

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Mediktor raises $13m round for its AI-Triage and pre-diagnosis medical assistant

Mediktor – the Spanish healthtech company which provides a sophisticated pre-diagnosis medical assistant – announced that it has raised a €11 million financing round to keep on improving their elaborate technology and expand their international presence. The round was led…

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