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Proteus Otsuka end deal

Proteus Ends Deal with Otsuka, Refocuses on Oncology and Infectious Diseases Treatment

Proteus has prematurely ended its high profile $88 million deal with Otsuka, reports MobiHealthNews. Proteus’ CEO, Andrew Thompson, told STAT News that the company and Otsuka Pharmaceutical have ended a deal in which Otsuka had been paying Proteus to help it develop a portfolio of digital medicines for serious mental health conditions. Read more This […]
etectRx ID cap gets fda clearance

etectRx Receives FDA Clearance for its Ingestible ID-Cap System

etectRx, a digital health company based in Florida, received U.S. FDA 501(k) clearance of its breakthrough patented ingestible event marker, the ID-Cap System. The ID-Cap System the first ever ingestible event marker that potentially gives clinicians the ability to accurately monitor patients’ medication adherence on a per-dose basis. Each time an ID-Capsule is swallowed, the […]
Smart pill monitors heat exhaustion

Smart Pill that Protects Athletes from Overheating to Be Trialed in Doha

At the World Athletics Championships in Doha in September, athletes will be offered an electronic pill that is designed to help protect them from heat exhaustion. Temperature in the capital of Qatar can reach up to 104F (40C). Related Canadian Athletes Will Swallow Computerized Pill to Prepare for the Tokyo Olympic Games in 2020 The […]