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This Health Tech Company Just Raised $160 Million

Clover Health, an upstart health insurance company, just raised $160 million in new funding, making the round one of the largest for the burgeoning …

FinTech: The New World Order & 5 Pillars

Financial Technology, or Fintech, is changing the way the world manages and makes money. Here are the 5 pillars, and what you need to know.<p>Like most …

The next big opportunity in fintech is here

Asia's emerged as a key market for financial technology players, as the continent's large population and limited banking network lures billions in …

Circle CEO: "Blockchain Will Sooner Disrupt The Mobile Payments Industry"

Circle CEO: “Blockchain Will Sooner Disrupt The Mobile Payments Industry”<p>Jp Buntinx · @http://twitter.com/jdebunt | Apr 06, 2016 | 03:00<p><b>An exciting</b> …

FinTech

Big Data Will Change How We Borrow Money

<b>PARIS</b> — Imagine securing a loan in just minutes — without having to visit a bank, fill out complicated paperwork, sit down with a loan officer. What …

Why social media needs to have a code of ethics for clinical research

According to a recent report from the Pew Research Center on social media usage in the United States, 65 percent of all adults and 76 percent of …

Who's in Clinical Trials?

FDA is making demographic information from clinical trials, such as the inclusion of women and minority groups, more easily available and transparent …

Why Are Cancer Clinical Trials Increasing in Duration?

Made-In-Singapore Cancer Drug Advances To Clinical Trials

<i>AsianScientist (Jul. 20, 2015)</i> – A made-in-Singapore cancer drug has advanced into clinical trials, charting a milestone in Singapore’s biomedical …

Cancer

#datashows Top Orphan Sponsors – 2015

Business Development

#datashows Top Metformin Prescribers

This datacard uses the <b>Medicare Part D Database</b> to identify top prescribers and top to prescribing geographies of drugs.<p>Entities include: physicians, …

Metformin

#datashows Metformin Top Prescribing Cities

Metformin

#datashows Leading Physicians by GSK Research Payments

This card uses the <b>Sunshine Act Data</b> [Pharma Payments to US Physicians] to identify top researchers with strong ties to pharma.<p>Entities: Sponsors and …

#datashows Institutions Receiving Grants for Lung Cancer Research

This datacard uses the <b>NIH Grant RePORTER</b> data to identify leading research institutions, particularly pre-clinical.<p>Purpose: clinical operations, …

Cancer

Power To The Health Data Geeks

A computer programmer and a kid in a Batman suit walk into a pancake house ...<p>Like all great health care breakthroughs, it happened at the International House of Pancakes. - Dave Vockell, CEO, Lyfechannel<p>It sounds like a joke, but it really happened, and now the programmer — Dave Vockell — has a …

karmadata launches MyHealth.io, a groundbreaking tool for patients seeking to comparison shop for a surgeon

<b>The patient facing service created by karmadata wins an award for providing meaningful information to patients at the 2014 Health Datapalooza, a</b> …

karmadata

Proud to have our app http://myhealth.io/ among the winners at 2014's Codeapalooza #opendata #healthcare #hdpalooza

Obama touts free and open data, says it creates jobs

As the government cuts its own employment, federal agencies are trying to stimulate job creation by making vast amounts of government data freely …

Open data can drive partnerships with government

As governments and businesses — and increasingly, all of us who are Internet-connected — release data out in the open, we come closer to resolving …

Open Data Now: The Secret to Hot Startups, Smart Investing, Savvy Marketing, and Fast Innovation

What happens when Big Data is made open to YOU?<p><b>Discover how Open Data can benefit you, your business, and your brand</b><p>“<i>Open Data Now</i> is an instant …

Government open data proves a treasure trove for savvy businesses

When President Barack Obama signed the Open Data Executive Order last May, many IT leaders applauded the White House's decision to release treasure …

CNS Trials are in Dire Need of Study Optimization

Scientists and experts have conducted extensive research on protocol optimization and the need to enhance study efficiency, and sponsors are starting …

J&J enlists Yale to oversee clinical trials data sharing

<i>Johnson & Johnson's headquarters in New Brunswick, NJ--Courtesy of J&J</i><p>Johnson & Johnson ($JNJ) is the latest Big Pharma company that has vowed to …

Analytically Optimizing Clinical Trial Research Site Selection

I have run across study teams that select and reuse underperforming study sites in clinical trials. I have also encountered healthcare organizations …

4 reasons why J&J’s agreement to share clinical trial data with Yale will help drug industry

The shift by Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) to provide Yale University School of Medicine’s Open Data Access Project with de-identified data from …

On Data Sharing, Pharmaceutical Companies Finally Open Up

<i>By Ed Silverman</i><p>Over the past few years, the pharmaceutical industry has been embroiled in controversy over access to clinical trial data. At issue is the ability for researchers to independently verify study results and, consequently, improve patient treatments that can lead to better health and …