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New Johnson & Johnson study aiming to add stroke detection to Apple Watch

February 26, 2020
Research and Development Apple, Janssen, Johnson & Johnson, apple watch, iphone, stroke

Johnson & Johnson announced that Janssen Pharmaceuticals will work in collaboration with Apple to explore apps for stroke detection. It …

How AI is making clinical trials more accurate and affordable

February 5, 2020
Business Services, Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing AI, AI Clinical Trials, Apple, Apple Watch., apple watch, clinical trials

Clinical trials are one of the longest and most expensive steps of bringing a drug to market. Conor Kavanagh investigates …

Apple introduce stricter entry requirements for health apps

September 8, 2016
Medical Communications, Research and Development Apple, Guidelines, apps, iphone, strict

Apple has toughened its stance on health and medical apps that can be bought and downloaded on the iOS App …

23andMe’s apps to aid genetic research for Apple’s ResearchKit

March 22, 2016
Manufacturing and Production, Research and Development 23andME, Apple, genetics, research

Privately-held 23andMe has announced a new module for Apple’s (Nasdaq: AAPL) open source ResearchKit software framework that allows scientists to …

MyHeart Counts ResearchKit app

First Apple ResearchKit app launches in the UK

August 7, 2015
Medical Communications Apple, clinical trial, heart disease, researchkit, strokes

The first ResearchKit app to be made available to users outside of the US has launched in the UK. The …

Pharma companies look to Apple’s ResearchKit for R&D

July 13, 2015
Medical Communications Apple, GSK, Purdue Pharma, R&D, clinical trials, digital health, iOS, iphone, patient engagement, researchkit

Pharma companies are moving into a new area in drug R&D, by using Apple’s ResearchKit platform to gather data from …

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Google unveils its health wearable

June 24, 2015
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Apple, brett wells, fitbit, gogle x, google, researchkit, study kit, wearable

Google has developed a health-tracking wearable that is not for the consumer market but rather designed to be utilised in …

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Health wearable Fitbit leads the market

June 19, 2015
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Apple, brett wells, digital, fitbit, health, watch, wearables

Health and fitness wearable device Fitbit has beaten expectations as the company’s shares soar following its first day of trading …

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Google advances health data collection initiative

June 5, 2015
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Apple, brett wells, google, healthkit, researchkit, studykit

Google is advancing a suite of applications known as ‘Study Kit’ that enable users to collect and share health information …

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London hospital pilots Apple watch app in chemotherapy

May 15, 2015
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Apple, King’s College Hospital, brett wells, chemo, medopad, watch, wearables

King’s College Hospital in London is piloting a scheme whereby cancer patients moving through chemotherapy treatments are given an Apple …


Apple research apps to require ethics board approval

April 30, 2015
Sales and Marketing Apple, BMJ, FDA, GP, researchkit

New guidelines will require apps developed for Apple’s ResearchKit health platform to be approved by an independent ethics board. The …

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IBM partners with J&J, Apple and Medtronics ‘to transform healthcare’

April 14, 2015
Sales and Marketing Apple, J&J, JJ, ibm, medtronics

IT firm IBM has teamed up with pharma giants and tech companies to expand its presence in the health and …

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Most anticipated health wearable lands shortly

April 13, 2015
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Apple, digital, research kit, smartwatch, watch, wearable, wearables

Consumers can order Apple’s eagerly anticipated watch now as the industry waits to see just what impact it could have …

Apple’s senior VP of operations Jeff Williams presented ResearchKit at the watch

Apple highlights ‘ResearchKit’ through watch launch

March 10, 2015
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Apple, FDA, digital, health, healthkit, researchkit, wearables

US tech giant Apple has finally launched its digital wearable device along with a ResearchKit platform that allows apps to …

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 …

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