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Innovate UK Offering £10M for Medtech Startups
Phil Oakley  
1/17/2019   1 comment
The fund is looking for projects pursuing digital innovation in healthcare and medical technologies.
HS. Partners With Orthopaedic Research UK for Ronald Furlong Fund
Phil Oakley  
1/15/2019   Post a comment
The fund will invest up to £100K in successful startups who are innovating in the musculoskeletal space.
Poll: Which Tech Sector Will Attract the Most Investment in 2019?
Phil Oakley  
1/14/2019   Post a comment
Will blockchain finally come into the mainstream in 2019, or will AI continue to be an upstoppable behemoth? Or will augmented reality make a return?
Amazon Prepares to Enter Healthcare With AI-Powered Tool
Phil Oakley  
11/28/2018   1 comment
Amazon's healthcare product will analyze patient data and extract useful and relevant information, saving medical professionals time and resources.
Google Building 'AI Assistant for Nurses & Doctors' Using DeepMind Tech
Phil Oakley  
11/14/2018   Post a comment
Google is absorbing the DeepMind Health team, which built Streams, an app for healthcare professionals in UK hospitals, to manage patients.
Medtech Firm Locum's Nest Raises £3M to Expand Hospital Work Platform
Phil Oakley  
10/3/2018   Post a comment
Locum's Nest helps locum doctors find work in hospitals, cutting out inefficient agency middlemen and making the process less expensive for everyone.
Two Thirds of Pharmaceuticals Experimenting With Blockchain – Research
Phil Oakley  
9/27/2018   Post a comment
In the world of pharmaceuticals, blockchain could eliminate the threat of counterfeit and fraudulent drugs, as well as make medical data much more secure, according to a new report.
Innovate UK Invests £400K Into Biomedical Health Accelerator KQ Labs
Phil Oakley  
9/17/2018   Post a comment
The program, run by the Francis Crick Institute, will back ten startups with a £40,000 investment each, with an intense 16 weeks in store for successful applicants.
UK's Medopad Acquires Silicon Valley AI Startup
Phil Oakley  
9/11/2018   Post a comment
Medtech startup Medopad works with hospitals, tech giants and pharmaceutical companies to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives.
Healthera Raises £3 Million Series A to Scale Platform Across the UK
Phil Oakley  
8/16/2018   Post a comment
Healthera's app helps patients track their prescriptions and get in contact with a pharmacist, easing the strain on overworked GPs.
Newcastle University Researchers Eye Up 3D Printing Breakthrough
Phil Oakley  
5/31/2018   Post a comment
3D-printing body parts is quickly becoming a reality, and in a world first, a team of researchers has 3D-printed human corneas.
AI Detects Skin Cancer With More Accuracy Than Dermatologists – Report
Phil Oakley  
5/30/2018   Post a comment
A new report reveals that AI can detect skin cancer more accurately than human dermatologists.
UK Government Commissions Review Into NHS Use of AI & Robotics
Phil Oakley  
4/27/2018   Post a comment
The UK government wants to train tens of thousands of NHS staff in the use of AI and robotics in healthcare.
HS. Accelerator Launches First Cohort to Tackle Global Health Problems
Phil Oakley  
4/6/2018   1 comment
HS. accelerator is aiming to tackle global health problems using tech, with its first cohort of founders and their companies.
Pocket Healthcare: Power of the Cloud on Health
Maria McSorley  
4/5/2018   1 comment
The cloud has changed and disrupted many industries, but one of the most marked effects it has had is on healthcare.
Startup Profile: Iris Health
Phil Oakley  
2/21/2018   Post a comment
Iris uses intelligent location tracking to monitor when you're in a hospital and lets loved ones know if you're not okay.
Omnipresent Healthcare: Cera Is Using Technology to Instigate Change
Phil Oakley  
2/19/2018   Post a comment
Cera uses an app to make social care more efficient, but the real kicker is its use of machine learning to predict and prevent illnesses among care patients.
Healthcare Accelerator HS. Gives the NHS Some Innovation Treatment
Phil Oakley  
2/14/2018   Post a comment
HS., a healthcare startup accelerator based in London, takes early stage MedTech startups and helps them integrate with the NHS.
Why Is Amazon Jumping Into the Healthcare Game?
Phil Oakley  
2/13/2018   Post a comment
Amazon wants to disrupt the US healthcare market in a big way, but no one is quite sure how.
DeepMind's AI May Be Better at Spotting Eye Disease Than Doctors – Study
Phil Oakley  
2/9/2018   Post a comment
DeepMind's powerful artificial intelligence may be able to spot symptoms of eye disease more accurately than doctors can, according to a new study.
DN Capital Raises €200M Fund for Early-Stage Tech Startup Investments
Phil Oakley  
1/29/2018   Post a comment
European venture capital firm DN Capital has raised a €200 million fund for investment into early-stage startups.
Poll: Which Tech Sector Will Attract the Most Investment in 2018?
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1/4/2018   Post a comment
Vote in our poll on which tech sector will see the most investment in 2018.
Researchers Develop AI Early Diagnosis for Heart Disease, Cancer
Phil Oakley  
1/3/2018   Post a comment
An early-diagnosis tool for heart disease and lung cancer which uses machine learning to examine ultrasound images has been developed by Oxford researchers, and is due to rolled out to the NHS later this year.
Medtech Accelerator Aims to Spur Entrepreneurs
Phil Oakley  
12/18/2017   Post a comment
Based in London, HS. is a health and medtech accelerator that has opened applications for its Build program, which aims to attract early-stage teams or entrepreneurs in the sector.
Scientists Develop Ingestible Sensor That Clings to Gut Lining
Phil Oakley  
10/12/2017   Post a comment
Flexible, ingestible sensor is powered by movement and clings to the gut lining for up to two days, providing invaluable feedback.
NHS Data Could Be Given the AI Treatment
Phil Oakley  
8/31/2017   1 comment
A government review has indicated that the data the NHS generates could be used for analytics and AI purposes, to improve patient care and research new drugs and treatments.
AI Can Detect Dementia Two Years Before Symptoms Show
Phil Oakley  
8/24/2017   1 comment
A team of researchers from McGill University in Montreal has developed a machine learning algorithm that can detect signs of dementia two years before symptoms start to show.

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