Life Sciences

CynergisTek awarded multi-million dollar document service contract

CynergisTek, a provider in healthcare cybersecurity and information management, was awarded a multi-million dollar contract by a pediatric hospital based in the South. The company did...

Exscientia, GlaxoSmithKline ink £33 million AI-driven drug discovery partnership

Exscientia, a company that uses artificial intelligence and machine learning for drug discovery,  has entered into a collaboration with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK). The company will receive...

Green Cross to implement SAP Ariba solutions

Korean biopharmaceutical company Green Cross will be implementing the spend analysis, sourcing, contract management, and buying solutions from SAP Ariba. The company says it will...

Accenture, 1QBit, Biogen develop quantum-enabled molecular comparison app

Accenture and quantum software firm 1QBit collaborated with Biogen to develop a quantum-enabled molecular comparison application, that could improve advanced molecular design to speed...

Accenture acquires laboratory informatics firm LabAnswer

Accenture has agreed to acquire LabAnswer, a research and laboratory informatics technology consulting firm. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Following the acquisition, Accenture...

Mount Sinai Health System using Salesforce Health and Community Cloud

Mount Sinai Health System is using Salesforce to coordinate and manage the care of Medicaid recipients in its Performing Provider System (PPS). The Mount Sinai...

Merck to use Palantir data analytics capabilities

Merck has announced a partnership with Palantir Technologies, that is expected to leverage Palantir's advanced data analytics capabilities. Financial details of the agreement were not disclosed. Initially, Merck...

Celgene, IBM Watson Health forge Patient Safety collaboration

Celgene and IBM Watson Health have inked a collaboration to co-develop IBM Watson for Patient Safety, a new offering that aims to enhance pharmacovigilance methods...

IBM, Harrow Council ink 10-year Watson Care Manager deal

IBM Watson Health and the Harrow Council, a local authority for 100,000 households in North-West London, have inked a 10-year agreement to use cognitive technologies to help...

Samsung, Nestlé collaborating to combine IoT and biomedical science

Samsung and Nestle are collaborating to combine IoT, bio sensors, and multi-modal technology with nutrition science. Samsung Strategy and Innovation Center and Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences...

Computational pathology services platform 3Scan raises $14 million

Computational pathology services platform 3Scan has raised $14 million in Series B financing. The investment was led by existing investors Lux Capital and Data Collective....

AppliedVR brings therapeutic virtual reality content to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

AppliedVR is introducing virtual reality technology in the Spine Center, Department of Surgery and Orthopaedic at Center Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. More such launches are expected in the...

Philips acquires PathXL

Philips has acquired PathXL, a Northern Ireland-based company providing digital pathology image analysis, workflow software and educational tools. PathXL’s image analysis and tissue pathology software...

Pfizer selects Oracle Health Sciences InForm cloud service

Pfizer has selected Oracle Health Sciences InForm cloud service and the Oracle Siebel Clinical Trial Management and Monitoring cloud service to help manage and...

IBM inks five-year collaboration with University of Calgary

IBM, and the University of Calgary in Canada, have established a five-year collaboration to accelerate and expand genomic research into common childhood conditions such as...