A New Weapon in the Battle Against Cancer

A New Weapon in the Battle Against Cancer »

A new Cambridge-based company hopes to leverage the body's inter-cellular deliver system for cancer diagnosis and treatment.

How MD Anderson Plans to Democratize Specialists’ Expertise

How MD Anderson Plans to Democratize Specialists’ Expertise »

With the help of IBM’s Watson Health, the Oncology Expert Advisor is leveraging clinicians’ knowledge, connected analytics, telemedicine and cognitive computing to reimagine a distributed healthcare system.

With Help from Hollywood, BCH Program Revamps Surgical Trainers

With Help from Hollywood, BCH Program Revamps Surgical Trainers »

But this isn’t the first time the hospital’s SIMPeds program has pioneered patient simulation–and likely won’t be the last.

From Daily Doubles to Doctors’ Sides

From Daily Doubles to Doctors’ Sides »

In the current era of Big Data, the challenge of consuming and analyzing an unprecedented amount of medical information regularly confronts physicians. Watson Health, IBM’s cognitive computing platform, is here to help.

Looking Beyond Prescriptive Lenses

Looking Beyond Prescriptive Lenses »

Somerville-based EyeNetra’s tech could one day bridge gap in eye care need, revolutionize how we look at our screens

Iora Health Reimagines Primary Care, Three Steps at a Time

Iora Health Reimagines Primary Care, Three Steps at a Time »

Primary care practices often seem to follow a set of unwritten rules: a patient enters the clinic, checks in with the receptionist, and then waits for the nurse or doctor. Iora Health proposes that we do things a little bit differently.

New Boston Startup Sets Out to “Disrupt” Radiology

New Boston Startup Sets Out to “Disrupt” Radiology »

Newcomer Candescent Health’s software promises to streamline practice. Their first partner, announced today: The Cleveland Clinic

Investing in Problem-Solving, Not Product: PureTech Health’s “Proactive” Approach

Investing in Problem-Solving, Not Product: PureTech Health’s “Proactive” Approach »

Step into the sixth floor offices of PureTech Health in downtown Boston and you may feel that you’ve dropped into a rabbit hole and right into a lush wonderland of wall-to-wall greenery. It’s a surprising interior for the otherwise nondescript office building on the heavily trafficked Boylston Street.

Aging-In-Place Safely: Five Health Tech Products Rethinking Elder Care

Aging-In-Place Safely: Five Health Tech Products Rethinking Elder Care »

Innovators in gerontechnology are providing much needed support to overextended caregivers, developing apps, software and wearables aimed at improving the quality of life, health and safety of people aging at home.

#NowTrending: This Week’s MedTech News

#NowTrending: This Week’s MedTech News »

The Sync Project announces new CEO, Pavlok heads to Sir Richard Branson’s private island, and wearables market to reach 385 million people in next five years

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