heart attacks

New Lab test to spot heart attacks faster and detect future risk

A new method has come up to diagnose heart attacks faster in patients already in the emergency department, which is also more accurate than...
haemophilia

Bayer’s treatment for haemophilia gets FDA approved

The USFDA approved Bayer’s Jivi (BAY94-9027, antihemophilic factor PEGylated-aucl) to be used in the prophylactic treatment of haemophilia A in adults and adolescents...
Cipla

Cipla partners with MannKind to distribute inhaled insulin

Cipla has entered into an exclusive marketing and distribution agreement with US-based MannKind Corporation for inhaled insulin Afrezza in India. Afrezza is the only...
AI identifying stroke head trauma

Use of AI in identifying stroke and head trauma

US-based Qure.ai released the results of a clinical validation study confirming its algorithm’s near-radiologist performance. The results have been published in a research paper on...
iCAD

iCAD’s new AI powered tech gets USFDA approval

The USFDA approval for iCAD’s PowerLook Density Assessment Version 3.4., an artificial intelligence (AI) powered software solution has come through. Compatible with iCAD’s digital...
body clock

A blood test to measure body clock?

A team of researchers from Northwestern University have designed a blood test that can measure a person’s body clock under 1.5 hours. The “circadian rhythm”,...

VPS Healthcare ventures in medical coding

VPS Healthcare has ventured into medical coding by launching a new group company Dynamed Healthcare Solutions. It has started operations at Infopark in Kochi. Recently,...
snakebite

IIT-D develops cheaper snakebite treatment

A team of researchers from IIT-Delhi has come up with an anti-venom, that effectively neutralises the poison from several snakebites. The research done in association...
metabolism

Insilico, Juvenscence and Buck partner to fight metabolism and aging-related diseases

Artificial Intelligence company Insilico Medicine, Juvenescence,a portfolio based startup and Buck, a nonprofit institute have come together to develop small molecules for life span...

Philips signs agreement with VPS Healthcare for Electronic Medical Record solution

Royal Philips, a global leader in health technology, and VPS Healthcare, one of Middle East’s largest healthcare groups, recently signed a 10 year partnership...