On the fourth day of Christmas life science gave to me…I.T nerds

We’ve created our very own 12 days of Christmas for the life science sector. Medical Plastics News, Digital Health Age and European Pharmaceutical Manufacturer put a festive feel on the news in 2016 On the fourth day of Christmas life science gave to me… …voices from the industry, fitness trackers we love insulin pens and I.T…


How to turn a smartphone into an asthma device

A big challenge with asthma control is how to stick with it day in, day out. The Smart Peak flow device makes this easy. Small enough to sit in the palm of your hand – it plugs into a smartphone’s headphone jack and works together with its corresponding app to measure the user’s peak expiratory flow rate….


IBM and Pfizer to accelerate immuno-oncology research with Watson for drug discovery

Research-based pharmaceutical company Pfizer and cognitive technology developer Watson Health has announced a collaboration to aid Pfizer’s research in immune-oncology, a cancer treatment that uses the body’s immune system to combat cancer. By using IBM Watson, a cognitive system designed to translate and analyse data to help healthcare organisations understand the many factors that affect…


Philips launch data-driven suite to improve radiology services

Technology company Philips has introduced a data-driven system to help support and improve software and services across radiology departments. PerformanceBridge aims to help standardise workflows, improve the patient experience and deliver better value-based care. The system is powered by Philips’ Healthsuite, a cloud-enabled ecosystem designed to connect apps, devices and digital tools in healthcare. PerformanceBridge…

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