Daily Archives: August 18, 2017


Jawbone’s future plans leaked

Jawbone’s plan to relaunch itself as a medical device company has been leaked by Bloomberg. Earlier this year it was reported that Jawbone was shutting down due to failing to gain any traction in the wearables market, facing tough competition by the likes of Apple, Samsung and Fitbit. The company changed its name to Jawbone Health…


Aquarius Population Health wins grant to test STI tool

Health economics consultancy, Aquarius Population Health, has secured an Innovate UK grant in collaboration with Atlas Genetics and the Applied Diagnostic Research and Evaluation Unit at St George’s University of London. The grant, which will last 18-months, totals £2,000,000 and will be used to develop evidence for health services to support the introduction of a…


North West health tech accelerator proves to be a success

A 12-week business accelerator programme in the North West has proven to be hugely successful for health-technology companies. The Future of Health accelerator, which launched in April, was designed to help start-ups within the health and medical sectors attract investors and create new business opportunities. The accelerator was delivered by a partnership between Manchester-based The…

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