Apple Launches ResearchKit with 5 mHealth Apps to Revolutionize Medical Studies

On Monday, Apple announced ResearchKit, an open source software framework tailored to the needs of modern medical researchers. The framework is designed to help physicians and scientists collect data from users via iPhone apps.

Apple ResearchKit

Perfint Healthcare: Top Innovative Company in Healthcare

Perfint Healthcare is one of 10 companies included in Fast Company’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies of 2015 in Healthcare [1].

Perfint Healthcare

How to Make a Patient-Centered Drug Company

Three executives from the company PatientsLikeMe, a for-profit organization built on the principle of patient engagement, recently shared their perspectives on why pharma companies struggle when it comes to engaging with patients, and what’s keeping them from becoming more patient-centric.

Patient-centric

Nuritas is Creating the Future of Food

In her keynote at the Innovation Ireland Forum in Dublin last week, CSO Nora Khaldi explained how Nuritas is creating the future of food.

Nuritas CSO Nora Khaldi

New “Lab-on-a-Chip” Could Revolutionize Cancer Diagnostics

A new miniaturized lab-on-a-chip device that tests exosomes promises a faster, cheaper and more sensitive diagnosis of cancer.

Lab-on-a-Chip