Technology Solutions

Genedata expands in the U.K.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Genedata, a provider of advanced software solutions for biopharmaceutical and biotech research and development (R&D), announced the establishment of Genedata Limited as a new subsidiary in the U.K. The company is headed by Managing Director Kevin Teburi, a recognized expert in life science informatics. Creating the U.K. subsidiary reinforces Genedata’s commitment to collaborate closely with its rapidly growing client base in the U.K., one of the most exciting biotech hubs in the world, in particular in the high-potential field of precision medicine. 

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iCardiac launches eCOA platform QPoint

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

iCardiac Technologies has launched QPoint, its next-generation eCOA platform, to address the growing demand for more efficient and innovative eCOA study services in drug development. In addition to a number of other benefits, QPoint delivers short and streamlined study configuration and startup to the industry.

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NTT DATA, Oracle collaborate on big healthcare data in the cloud

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

NTT DATA announced the company’s existing relationship with Oracle is expanding to include end-to-end cloud capabilities for Oracle’s Healthcare Foundation, a unified healthcare analytics platform. The platform provides data integration and warehousing of clinical, financial, administrative and -omics modules in a cloud solution to customers worldwide. The healthcare cloud offering will provide organizations the ability to easily unify, grow or replace their existing healthcare data warehouse and data aggregation solutions.

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BC Platforms partners with Microsoft for artificial intelligence solutions in healthcare

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

BC Platforms, a provider of genomic data management solutions, will join the Microsoft AI in Health Partner Alliance, an expanding group of partners focused on advancing health technology. This initiative includes investments in resources for Microsoft partners to capture new opportunities to apply artificial intelligence (AI) to healthcare. As part of its participation, BC Platforms will receive unique training and access to Microsoft technologies, engineering expertise and data sets. 

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Luxcel Biosciences, Axiogenesis, BMG LABTECH to develop cell metabolism analysis platform

Thursday, February 16, 2017

Three European technology SMEs, together with two research institutions, Oxford University and Imperial College London, have been awarded €2.5 million funding from the European commission under the H2020 Fast Track to Innovation (FTI) pilot, to develop and launch a cell metabolism analysis platform that is predicted to be part of routine in vitro cell biology and drug development. 

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Report: Device tax cost medtech industry 29k jobs

Monday, February 13, 2017

The U.S. medical technology industry saw its jobs ranks fall by nearly 29,000 while the medical device excise tax was in effect, according to the latest figures from the U.S. Department of Commerce. Specifically, from 2012 to 2015, the number of U.S. medtech jobs declined from 401,472 to 372,638—a loss of 28,834 jobs or a 7.2% decrease for the time period.

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MedNet Solutions releases iMedNet update

Friday, February 10, 2017

MedNet Solutions, an innovative SaaS-based eClinical technology company that supports the entire spectrum of clinical research, has announced that the latest release of iMedNet, its eClinical solution, is now available for all iMedNet customers. iMedNet is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) clinical research technology platform that not only provides Electronic Data Capture (EDC), but also delivers an entire suite of eClinical tools to support the expert management and conduct of clinical trials from start to finish.

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ERT launched refreshed eCOA technology environment

Friday, February 10, 2017

ERT, a global data and technology company that minimizes risk and uncertainty in clinical trials, has announced the launch of its refreshed eCOA technology environment, which dramatically simplifies the implementation and management of trials that require collection of Clinical Outcomes Assessments.

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