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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 …

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 …


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 …

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 …


NHS spends over £1 million on Apple products

September 5, 2014
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Apple, NHS England, ipad, iphone

NHS England has spent more than £1.2 million on Apple’s tablets and smartphones since it was set up two years’ …

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Lilly app targets depression

June 10, 2014
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Android, depression, iphone, lilly, talking progress

Eli Lilly has launched a free mobile app for Android and iPhone handsets which aims to support patients who suffer …

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Sanofi launches iPhone and iPod glucose monitor in the UK

March 12, 2012
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing BGStar, Sanofi, diabetes, iPod, iphone

Sanofi has launched a new diabetes device in the UK to help patients monitor their blood sugar levels from their …


Digital Pharma: Mobile marketing

September 1, 2011
Medical Communications Digital Pharma blog, iphone, mobile, smart devices

“This, is not a phone,” said Mark Blayney Stuart holding up his BlackBerry. “It’s a very powerful computer that happens …

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Digital Pharma: Mobile app regulation

July 21, 2011
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Digital Phama blog, app, ipad, iphone, mobile

The FDA has proposed new rules for smartphone apps, but says the guidelines will only apply to a small number …

Novartis Kick Smoking iPhone app

Digital Pharma: iPhone and iPad app update

July 15, 2011
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Blackberry, Digital Pharma blog, ipad, iphone, mobile

How many iPads has Boehringer Ingelheim ordered for its sales force in Turkey? Do Novartis’ investors really want their annual …

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Digital Pharma: This is how pharma is using digital

February 10, 2011
Manufacturing and Production, Medical Communications, Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Android, Digital Pharma blog, Facebook, Twitter, disease awareness campaigns, ipad, iphone, social media

Pharma’s use of digital tools, from mobile apps to online campaigns to social media channels, is increasing all the time …

Pfizer's Les Meningo – Smash Pursuit iPhone app

Digital Pharma: Pfizer, J&J and Merck withdraw iPhone apps

January 7, 2011
Medical Communications Android, Blackberry, Digital Pharma blog, Johnson & Johnson, Merck, Pfizer, apps, ipad, iphone

Big pharma companies have pulled a number of apps from the iTunes store, but it’s not a sign the industry …

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