On a mission to accelerate investment in impact startups driving social and environmental change to make the world a better place, Spring Activator today announced the launch of the first-ever Health Impact Investor Challenge. In collaboration with the TELUS Pollinator Fund for Good, the challenge is set to run from March to May of 2022 and is a healthcare-focused edition of Spring’s regular Impact Investor Challenge programming. As one of the world’s largest corporate i

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Definitive Healthcare Corp.  an industry leader in healthcare commercial intelligence, today announced that its Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Jason Krantz, and its Chief Financial Officer, Rick Booth, will present at the Barclays Virtual Global Technology, Media and Telecommunications Conference. The Definitive Healthcare presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, December 7, 2021, at 9:45 a.m. Eastern Time. A live webcast of the presentation will be available on the Events

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MCI Onehealth Technologies Inc.  a clinician-led healthcare technology company focused on increasing access to and quality of healthcare, is pleased to announce that it will be participating in the Desjardins Digital Healthcare Conference on November 30, 2021. The conference will be delivered virtually. Dr. Alexander Dobranowski, Chief Executive Officer will be presenting the Company on Tuesday November 30th at 4:45 PM ET. The conference welcomes leaders from top Cana

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SOPHiA GENETICS SA , the creator of a global data pooling and knowledge sharing platform that advances data-driven medicine, announced today they will be hosting a joint symposium with GE Healthcare titled "Advancing data-driven medicine: unlocking the potential of multimodal digital health data sets by combining longitudinal radiomics and genomics data with AI-powered analytics," during the Radiological Society of North America 2021 Annual Meeting at 9:30am CT on Wednesday, Decembe

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Royal Philips , a global leader in health technology, will showcase how the company’s portfolio of vendor-neutral radiology workflow solutions and enterprise-scalable smart connected imaging systems is helping to increase diagnostic confidence and efficiency during the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting (November 28-December 2, Chicago, USA). The company’s new and enhanced solutions feature an integrated approach across the imaging enterprise focused on cr

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5G will accommodate dramatically more devices, media, and users. This will especially impact the Internet of Things, which will result in a huge increase in the amount of remote monitors and sensors that will allow patients to be tracked while on the go. The new level of patient-generated healthcare data will permit enhanced analysis of various conditions and diseases, which will support personalized medicine and improved outcomes.5G technology will also enable wireless carriers to offer prov

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Cardiovascular Systems, Inc.  has initiated a voluntary recall of unused WIRION Embolic Protection Systems (WIRION) due to complaints of filter breakage during retrieval. CSI has informed all affected healthcare facilities to discontinue use of WIRION immediately and return unused product to CSI. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has also been notified. To date, CSI has received 9 complaints of filter breakage during retrieval. Filter breakage may result in device emb

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Le Institut de Cancérologie de Lorraine , in collaboration with the Institut du Cancer Joliot Curie (Joliot Curie Cancer Institute) of Dakar and Cerba HealthCare Group has just completed research showing that some cancers caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV) can be diagnosed with a simple blood test. Building on the innovative CaptHPV technique, this research recently published in the journal Clinical Cancer Research * raises the prospect of a non-invasive approach to dia

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