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Tuesday 14th August 2018

Magnolia Neurosciences launches with $31mm Series A round

With a $31mm Series A round, Accelerator Life Science Partners launched Magnolia Neurosciences Corp. (neuroprotective therape...

Monday 13th August 2018

Six Years And Billions Of Dollars Later, Dream Of Watson Being Able To Cure Cancer Is Withering

The supercomputer was supposed to change the way we treat cancer. But it has failed to live up to the hype.

Accelerator Life Science Partners Launches Magnolia Neurosciences Corporation with $31 Million Series A to Develop Targeted Neuroprotective Therapies

Accelerator Life Science Partners (Accelerator), a leading life science investment and management firm, today announced that it has launched Magnolia Neurosciences Corporation, a company developing a new class of neuroprotective medicines. Co-founded by Accelerator and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center (MD Anderson), the company will furthe...

Friday 10th August 2018

ASCO Picks IBM Watson Exec to Lead CancerLinQ

David RathsThe American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has named a former IBM Watson executive as the new CEO of its CancerLinQ big data platform.

Revitalising the GP partnership model

“I don’t think we’ve reached the point where it would benefit patients, GPs, or the system for us to move to a salaried model,” says Nigel Watson, the GP leader appointed by the government1 to chair...

Thursday 9th August 2018

FDA Panel Nod For PRTK, INSY Settles With DOJ, Rite Aid Scraps Merger Deal

Today's Daily Dose brings you news about FDA panel vote on Paratek Pharma's antibiotic Omadacycline; Rite Aid calling off merger with privately held Albertsons Companies; United Therapeutics' settlement of patent litigation with Watson Laboratories Inc., relating to Tyvaso; Otonomy's anticipated events, and second quarter financial results of Nektar and Novavax.

Tuesday 7th August 2018

ETFE Market by Type Pellet/Granule, Powder, Technology Extrusion, Injection, Application Films Sheets, Wires Cables, Tubes, Coatings, and Region North America, Europe, APAC, Middle East Africa, South America Global Forecast to 2023 [Report Updated: 19

The ETFE market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.0% from 2018 to 2023, in terms of value.The Ethylene Tetrafluoroethylene ETFE market is projected to grow from USD 352.4 million in 2018 to USD 518.4 million by 2023, at a CAGR of 8.0% between 2018 and 2023. The ecofriendly and recyclable properties of ethylene tetrafluoroethylene, increased demand for ethylene tetrafluoroethylene from various en...

Thursday 2nd August 2018

IBM Watson And The Precarious Balance Between Medicine And Marketing

When marketing becomes better than the medicine at hand, could that put the consumer at risk?

Tuesday 31st July 2018

STAT Plus: In shift, IBM is adding regional treatment advice and real patient data to cancer product

The changes to Watson for Oncology represent a major shift for IBM on a venture that the company has aggressively promoted as having the potential to revolutionize medicine.

Monday 30th July 2018

AIOps Platform Market by Component, Service Implementation, Consulting, and Managed Services, Application Realtime Analytics, Infrastructure Management, and Application Performance Management, Vertical, and Region Global Forecast to 2023 [Report Updated:

The AIOps platform market is projected to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate CAGR of 34.0% during the forecast periodThe global AIOps market size is expected to grow from USD 2.55 billion in 2018 to USD 11.02 billion by 2023, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate CAGR of 34.0% during the forecast period. Major growth factors for the market include the growing demand for AIbased services in IT operat...

Nurses given dementia care honour – given dementia care Highland THE dedication of two Ross-shire nurses has been honoured after they were recognised for their efforts to improve the lives of people living with dementia. NHS Highland senior nurse practitioners Anne Campbell and Lorraine Watson have ...and more

Friday 27th July 2018

Healthtech Thematic Research [Report Updated: 29052018] Prices from USD $3995

Healthtech Thematic ResearchSummaryGlobal healthcare industry is worth $8 trillion. At over $10,000 per capita, US healthcare spending is 30% higher than the world's second highest spenderSwitzerlandand approximately 6.5 times higher than levels in China. Because of this higher spending, the implication is that the US healthcare sector is wasteful.There has been a surge of interest in whether or ...

Thursday 26th July 2018

India Water Treatment Chemicals Market Segmented by Product, Application, and Geography Growth, Trends and Forecasts 2018 2023 [Report Updated: 08022018] Prices from USD $1920

The Indian water treatment chemicals market has been estimated at USD 54.36 million in 2017. The market is expected to register a CAGR of 9.87% during the forecast period, 2018 to 2023. Coagulants and flocculants dominated the India water treatment chemicals market with nearly 25% share in the market, while biocides and disinfectants segment is estimated to register the fastest CAGR through the fo...

Wednesday 25th July 2018

Supercomputer Watson Gave Erroneous And Unsafe Cancer Treatment Advice For Patients

The technology was touted as a step forward in including AI into the medical field to get patients better results. But documents show the computer's recommendations were flawed, and IBM executives knew about it.

Emmaus Life Sciences Strengthens its Finance & Operations Leadership to Support Commercialization of Endari™

Adds Kurt Kruger as CFO; Daniel Frey as Controller Emmaus Life Sciences, Inc. (Emmaus), having initiated the commercial roll-out of Endari™ (L-glutamine oral powder), its prescription drug for sickle cell disease, has strengthened its operations by appointing Mr. Kurt Kruger as Chief Financial Officer and Mr. Daniel Frey as Controller. Mr. Kruger suc...

ROVIDIUM Ready to Hit the Market, Dr. Chunyu Zhang’s Anti-Cancer and Anti-Aging Results Delivered

Both luxury and core versions of the novel dietary supplement ROVIDIUM for anti-cancer and anti-aging effects, have been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and obtained Certificates of Free Sale. ROVIDIUM is based on the latest research from Dr. Chunyu Zhang, Principal Investigator for the Lung Cancer and Aging Program at the Sidney Kimm...

Morning Break: Baby Deaths in Sildenafil Trial; Opioids for Ankle Sprains; Watson's Errors

(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff

STAT Plus: IBM’s Watson supercomputer recommended ‘unsafe and incorrect’ cancer treatments, internal documents show

Slide decks presented last summer by an IBM Watson Health executive largely blame the problems on the training of Watson for Oncology by IBM engineers and doctors at the renowned…

Tuesday 24th July 2018

Global Energy Management Systems Market Segmented by Type of Energy, Application, Components, Industry Vertical, and Geography Growth, Trends and Forecasts 2018 2023 [Report Updated: 08022018] Prices from USD $4250

The global energy management systems market was valued at USD 37.26 billion in 2017 and is projected to reach a value of USD 105.86 billion by 2023, at a CAGR of 19.01% over the forecast period, 20182023. The scope of the report is limited to solutions offered by major players, including providers of hardware, software, and services. While the regions considered in the scope of the report include ...

Monday 23rd July 2018

‘Uniting to Combat Hunger’ Campaign Raises More Than 50,000 Meals for Kansas City Residents

Veterans, supporters and the community came together to help feed thousands in Kansas City area The “Uniting to Combat Hunger” campaign – a collaboration between The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S.,

Tuesday 17th July 2018

Global Clinical Data Analytics Market Segmented by Deployment Model, Services, EndUse Sector, and Geography Growth, Trends and Forecasts 2018 2023 [Report Updated: 08022018] Prices from USD $4250

In 2017, the global clinical data analytics market was estimated at around USD 2,900 million. The market is expected to register a CAGR of approximately 35% during 20182023 the forecast period. North America, followed by Europe, accounted for the largest market in the clinical data analytics.Increasing Focus towards Population Health ManagementPopulation health management is a process of collectin...

Monday 16th July 2018

Bio-on successfully completed the first test phase for the special bioplastic production facility inaugurated on 20 June.

                                                                                                      All tests on machines and software are positive and on schedule. The company confirms the full production regime by autumn. In 2018 about 150 tons of micro powders in special PHAs bioplastic will be produced and marketed for th...

Sunday 15th July 2018

Global Cleanroom Technology Market By Type of Equipment Cleanroom air showers, HVAC systems, laminar air flow systems, HEPA ULPA filters, Desiccator cabinets Fan filter units By type of consumables Apparels, Gloves, Wipes, Vacuum systems, Disinfectants,

There has been increasing demand for certified products across the world. Various quality certifications such as ISO checks, National Safety and Quality Health Standards NSQHS are made mandatory for ensuring the standards of manufactured products. The rapid growth of healthcare sector in China, India and other major developing countries offer a plethora of opportunities for market growth.Overall G...

Thursday 12th July 2018

Watson system increases clinical trial enrolment by 80 percent

Watson for Clinical Trial Matching, an AI platform, has shown an increase of 80 percent in enrolment for breast cancer clinical trials, along with reduced screening times for patients... The post

IBM Watson Services Market Outlook Bullish as a Resounding 49% Respondents Affirmative on Future Investments, Reveals Fact.MR Survey

ROCKVILLE, Maryland, July 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Adoption of IBM Watson services continues to gain steady ground, with 19% respondents agreeing to use these services, according to a latest Fact....

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