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Tech Giants Tackle Health Care: An Opportunity or Threat for the Pharmaceutical Industry?

CTA’s Anne-Marie Mongan explores whether the tech industry’s foray into health care is a benefit or hindrance to the industry<p>The health care space is …

Health Care

Genotype-Specific Microparticle Treatment for Brain Cancer

Researchers from Harvard and MIT have developed microparticles that can treat a specific genetic subtype of glioma, a brain cancer. The …

Cancer

Who are the most productive drug developers in biopharma? Our top-20 list has lots of surprises

When you play the game of blockbusters, you win or you buy.<p>Now, let me explain what that means.<p>Mike Rea at IDEA Pharma tracked all the drugs approved …

Blockbusters

Bio fueled: New Jersey’s biotech startup sector is growing, and so is demand for incubator space to house them - ROI-NJ

Even before scissor met ribbon at the Princeton Innovation Center BioLabs, companies were lining up to get into the brand-new incubator space.<p>It only …

New Jersey

Cancer cells destroyed with two antipsychotic drugs

Some cancers survive on high cholesterol levels. New research uses antipsychotic drugs to "starve" these cancer cells of cholesterol.<p>Some studies …

Cancer Cells

AI defeats elite doctors in diagnosis competition

BioMind artificial intelligence medical system scores up to 87 per cent accuracy when diagnosing brain tumours and predicting the expansion of brain haematomas<p>It was not the football World Cup, but the defeat was not unlike Christiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi losing on the same day. An artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

Which pharmaceutical drugs have the most patents? – DrugPatentWatch - Make Better Decisions

Copyright © DrugPatentWatch. Originally published at Which pharmaceutical drugs have the most patents?<p>This chart shows the pharmaceutical drugs with …

Patents

Wearable Patch Can Sense Cortisol Levels in Sweat |

Researchers at Stanford University have developed a stretchy wearable patch that can measure cortisol levels in sweat. The researchers hope that the …

Wearable Tech

Doctors rely on more than just data for medical decision making

Computer scientists find that physicians' 'gut feelings' influence how many tests they order for patients<p>CAMBRIDGE, MA -- Many technology companies …

Artificial Intelligence

AI predicts drug pair side effects | Stanford News

Last month alone, 23 percent of Americans took two or more prescription drugs, according to one CDC estimate. Furthermore, 39 percent over age 65 …

Artificial Intelligence

BioExel Invites New Round of Applicants to MedTech Accelerator Programme

A New Wave of MedTech companies to be supported by NUI Galway’s BioExel programme, Ireland’s first accelerator programme, following the success of …

Medical Technology

New York Gives $25 Million to Breathe Life Into City’s Biotech Scene

Startup accelerator IndieBio is looking to open a location, preferably in Manhattan, next year<p>By<p>Kate King<p>Kate King<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@KCarliniKing<p>Business accelerator IndieBio plans to open a location in New York City next year after securing $25 million in funding from the state.<p>The …

New York City

Bounce, BioEnterprise open Akron office for health-care innovators, startups

AKRON, Ohio - Akron's health-care industry is about to receive an injection of entrepreneurial energy.<p>Bounce, Akron's new hub for innovation and …

Entrepreneurship

Big Pharma's billion-dollar scramble to invest in start-ups to fuel innovation

Novo Holdings' recent launch of a $165 million venture fund focused on tackling "superbugs" resistant to modern antibiotics demonstrates the paradigm …

Incubator aims to invest in its biotech tenants, too

Biotech incubators are blooming like crocuses in Cambridge.<p>But when Alexandria LaunchLabs opens in a 22,000-square-foot space at One Kendall Square …

Real Estate

INFORMED: an incubator at the US FDA for driving innovations in data science and agile technology

Comment | Published: 06 April 2018<p><i>Nature Reviews Drug Discovery</i> | Download Citation<p>Information Exchange and Data Transformation (INFORMED), a …

Elephants can't jump? IDEA's Mike Rea says some Big Pharma players are crushing old beliefs

This is an industry that typically says ‘innovation’ when what it means is ‘invention.’ Innovation, as most purists will argue, is about return on …

Business | Lifestyle | Travel

LIFESTYLE<p>New Aardman animation shows the impact of the world’s oldest and deadliest disease as part of global campaign demanding bold political …

AI Med

New trend: Mental and social health startups

Venture capital supports startups in myriad domains. There are VC funds that specifically invest in health and wellness startups including companies …

Merck opens Jerusalem innovation lab

The laboratory is part of Merck’s commitment to Israel, collaboration with the Hebrew University, and development efforts in nanotechnologies and …

NHSA signs up North of England as UK partner for Singaporean Medtech accelerator

The Northern Health Science Alliance (NHSA) has partnered with Zicom MedTacc in Singapore in a strategic deal which will see companies come to the …

Accelerate@Babraham - Babraham Research Campus

AstraZeneca<p>The global, science-led biopharmaceutical business whose innovative medicines are used by millions of patients …

Nanomachines Create Clots Inside Vessels Feeding Cancer Tumors

Researchers from Arizona State University and National Center for Nanoscience and Technology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences have developed a …

In Vivo

Getting medicines to the people who need them | Financial Times

A decade ago, the US Food and Drug Administration introduced a “priority review voucher” (PRV) programme to encourage the discovery of medicines for …

Chinese upstart DL Medicine forges alliance with Pfizer

Chinese biotech NetVation DL Medicine has arrived on the scene with a two-year alliance with Pfizer, plus an equity investment from the big pharma …

J&J extends its JLABS incubator scheme to Europe

The Belgian site will accommodate up to 30 life science start-ups

Innovation

Johns Hopkins, University of Maryland, Betamore seek 5 health startups for new accelerator - Baltimore Business Journal

By Morgan Eichensehr <br>– Reporter, Baltimore Business Journal<p>Jan 30, 2018, 10:56am EST<p>Betamore, Johns Hopkins Technology Ventures and the University of …

Startups

“Like turbocharging your car”: The future of personalized medicine could hinge on a microscopic process from Sweden

<i>Making the biopharmaceuticals that treat the most devastating illnesses just got faster and easier</i>Chromatographic separation using Protein A is the …

Princeton University and Biolabs open applications for high-tech incubator

Princeton University and Biolabs have teamed up to open a business incubator for high-tech startups that require access to lab space.<p>Biolabs’ said …