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Alzheimers Research UK to Use Wearables

Alzheimer’s Research UK Launches Global Initiative to Use Wearables to Revolutionize Disease Detection

Alzheimer’s Research UK, the leading dementia research charity in the UK, has launched a global initiative to revolutionize the early detection of neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s. A wealth of data will be used to develop “fingerprints” of neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s that can then be detected through wearable technologies, such as smartwatches. Read more Tata […]
Tata Elxsi iF Design Award

Tata Elxsi Wins iF Design Award for its Smart Wearable Device Concept for Autism...

Tata Elxsi, a global design company that blends technology, creativity, and engineering, has won this year’s iF Design Award, a world-renowned award for design excellence. The award was handed to Tata Elxsi for its innovative and exceptional design concept for Mixed Reality (MR) Based Smart Assistive Wearable Devices. Read more Cognoa Licenses Google Glass-based AI […]
UK researchers develop artificial neurons

Scientists Develop World’s First Artificial Neurons to Cure Chronic Diseases

Scientists at the University of Bath in the UK have developed artificial neurons on silicon chips that behave just like the real thing – a first-of-its-kind achievement with enormous scope for medical devices to cure chronic diseases, such as heart failure, Alzheimer’s, and other diseases of neuronal degeneration. Read more Tiny Bluetooth-Driven Implant Deliver Drugs […]
Savonix Boston University Alzheimer’s Study

Savonix-Boston University Partnership Launches Study to Collect Brain Data for Alzheimer’s Disease

Savonix, a global leader in digital tests for cognitive health, and Boston University School of Public Health, announced the launch of a landmark population health study in dementia. The study, titled Alzheimer’s Disease Discovery Study (ASSIST), will digitally collect cognitive data, health history and lifestyle tracking data from 400,000 individuals. The study will capture data […]
Medopad raises 25 million

Medopad Raises $25M in Series B Funding to Further Develop its Digital Health Platform

Medopad, the U.K. startup that’s seeking to battle Alzheimer’s with artificial intelligence has raised $25m in series B funding. The funding round was led by Leaps by Bayer, an investment unit of Germany-based pharmaceutical company Bayer. Others participating in the round were investors NWS Holdings and Healthbox. Read more AI Health Tech Firm Healx Raises […]
Apple Eli Lilly Study

Apple Joins Eli Lilly to Study How iPhone and Apple Watch Can Detect Signs...

Apple has been continuing its efforts to establish itself in the healthcare platform by adding health monitoring features to its iPhone and smartwatch. Now, the company has teamed up with Eli Lilly to see if data from Apple devices can help identify early signs of dementia. The results of the feasibility study showed that sensors […]