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NHS-integrated pharmacy app Charac receives £1.2m funding

September 12, 2023
Research and Development Charac, Pharmacy, app, digital health, pharmacies

Charac, an NHS-integrated pharmacy app, has raised £1.2m in debt and equity financing from the National Pharmacy Association (NPA) and …


COVID-19 track and trace app launched in England and Wales after months of delays

September 24, 2020
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing UK, VOCID-19, app, test and trace

The UK Government’s track and trace app for COVID-19 has finally launched in England and Wales, after months of delays …


FDA approves first prescription mobile app for opioid use disorder, courtesy of Sandoz and Pear Therapeutics

December 11, 2018
Manufacturing and Production, Sales and Marketing FDA, Novartis, Pear Therapeutics, app, opioid crisis, opioid epidemic, opioids, pharma, reSET-o

A digital therapeutic launched by Pear Therapeutics and Novartis’ generics and biosimilars division Sandoz has become the first FDA-approved app …


NICE recommends for online and mobile depression programme for trial on NHS

January 24, 2018
Research and Development Deprexis, NHS, NICE, app, depression, pharma

NICE has said that a new online and mobile app should be trialled on the NHS in the treatment of …


New healthcare app aims to improve patient adherence

November 17, 2016
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Echo, app, patient adherence, smartphone

The newly released app, named Echo, was developed by former Apple executive Dr Sai Lakshmi and former LloydsPharmacy executive Stephen …


Chinese FDA releases “drug scanner” app

November 10, 2016
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Chinese Food and Drug Administration, app

The China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) has released a new app earlier this week which enables users to download …


WellBe bracelet, mobile app to help manage stress

June 17, 2016
Medical Communications, Research and Development HealthTech, WellBe, app, stress, wearable technology

Adding to the growing list of healthcare applications, a new technology claims to have created the first anti-stress biofeedback bracelet …


Valeant’s Bausch + Lomb teams up with IBM for cataract surgery app

May 5, 2016
Research and Development Bausch and Lomb, Valeant, app, cataract, cataract surgery, ibm, ipad, iphone, surgeons

IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Bausch + Lomb, a wholly owned subsidiary of Valeant (NYSE: VRX), have announced a partnership that …

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New app can aid tropical disease treatment

May 8, 2015
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Merck, app, smartphone, tropical diseases

A new smartphone app is able to automatically detect parasites in the blood and may mark a fundamental shift in …

FDA launches drug shortages app

March 6, 2015
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Apple, FDA, app, drug, google, play, recall, shortages

The US Food and Drug Administration has launched its first smartphone app which provides valuable information about drug shortages. The …

Most Americans ready for health wearables and apps

February 27, 2015
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Makovsky/Kelton, Pulse of Online Health, US, app, apps, digital, wearables

Americans are ready and willing to leverage health apps and wearable devices in order to improve their personal health according …

NHS not au fait with mobile-savvy patients

December 19, 2014
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing NHS, app, digital, health, mobile, smartphones, wearables

The NHS is failing to keep up with its digital generation of patients, a recent study has found.  Despite a …

Astellas ‘app challenge’ aims to inspire future talent

December 4, 2014
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Astellas, CDF, CRUK, Ken Jones, app, my jar, stem

Last week Astellas announced the winner of its Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) skills Innovation Challenge competition at an …

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Numerous prospects in health technology say analysts

November 12, 2014
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing 3D, AstraZeneca, F&S, app, digital, frost and sullivan, fs, wearables

Medical devices and imaging technology have been included in a recent analysis of the top 50 most innovative technologies. Frost …

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App could crack fake antimalarial drugs market

November 6, 2014
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Apple, antimalarial, app, colourassist, malaria, talanta

A cheap iPhone app developed last year has demonstrated high-level effectiveness towards identifying bogus antimalarial treatments. A recent study published …

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