Health Care Products and Strategies

Hackensack Meridian Health and NJII Promotes Program to Back New Health Care Products and Strategies

The Hackensack Meridian Health, in collaboration with the New Jersey Innovation Institute (NJIT), will be opening a health incubator with a design akin to the popular reality show Shark Tank, in which companies pitch novel and unique ideas to a panel of experts. New Jersey-based Hackensack Meridian Health is a top nonprofit health care body, presenting a comprehensive range of medical services,… Read MoreHackensack Meridian Health and NJII Promotes Program to Back New Health Care Products and Strategies »
health care

FDA Finalizes the 2013 Guidance for Qualifying MDDT

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Wednesday concluded a guidance which was initially drafted in 2013, to formalize a program that qualifies medical device development tools (MDDT) for use in device improvement and assessment programs. The MDDT program is an approach for the FDA to qualify tools to develop and evaluate medical devices used by medical device sponsors. Qualification,… Read MoreFDA Finalizes the 2013 Guidance for Qualifying MDDT »
IBM

IBM’s AI “Watson” Can Improve Cancer Treatment

Researchers are anticipating that the artificial intelligence system of IBM – Watson – will benefit people with cancer and will provide a quick, complete report of the genetic changes at the origin of their definite disease and also enlist the treatments. Dr. Ravindra Kolhe, an Indian pathologist and Director of the Georgia Esoteric & Molecular Labs LLC apprised the Watson… Read MoreIBM’s AI “Watson” Can Improve Cancer Treatment »
Medical Imaging Devices

Siemens Medical Imaging Devices Vulnerable to Hackers

Siemens and the Department of Homeland Security’s Industrial Control System Computer Emergency Response Team (ICS-CERT) has issued an alert, warning about potential medical device vulnerabilities which are likely to affect in certain Siemens medical molecular imaging products running on Windows 7. Siemens identified four vulnerabilities inside its Molecular Imaging products in a customer alert on July 26 by giving them a… Read MoreSiemens Medical Imaging Devices Vulnerable to Hackers »
Healthcare Insurance

Malaysian Healthcare Insurance Premium can Increase

Insurers of the Malaysian healthcare industry have anticipated an increase in the premium rates from 12% to 15%, every year. Of late, the rise in premium rates has been mainly factored by high inflation in the healthcare costs across the country, which throughout the period of 2010 to 2014 remained around 12% pa. Going ahead, healthcare insurance premiums in Malaysia… Read MoreMalaysian Healthcare Insurance Premium can Increase »
Cyber-Attack

Customer Chaos at TNT Depots after Cyber-Attack Meltdown

The NotPetya cyber-attack on June 28 hit at least 2,000 individuals and organizations around the world, which also included TNT’s systems. Hundreds of thousands of parcels had been caught up at TNT depots during this meltdown, after which the company admitted that it is still struggling to cope up with the aftermath of the attack, magnitude of which crippled IT… Read MoreCustomer Chaos at TNT Depots after Cyber-Attack Meltdown »
Food & Beverage

FGCC Appoints AWE Hospitality to Improve their Food & Beverage Operations

According to the food & beverage survey results which were announced earlier this year, the Fairfield Glade Community Club appointed AWE Hospitality, to assess the Fairfield Glade food & beverage operations. Currently operating the Tellico Village food & beverage outlets, AWE Hospitality is an entity which helps a company gain grounds in several new markets by raising its profile, separating… Read MoreFGCC Appoints AWE Hospitality to Improve their Food & Beverage Operations »
Health Care Products and Strategies

A New Drug Development Promising Treatment of Cachexia

Cachexia, an indicator of advanced stages of diseases, is a debilitating disorder leading to a loss of appetite, multi-organ failure, and lean body mass. The National Cancer Institute has estimated nearly one-third deaths caused by cancer to be attributed to the wasting syndrome – Cachexia. Researchers from the University of Missouri have developed a drug, in collaboration with Tensive Controls,… Read MoreA New Drug Development Promising Treatment of Cachexia »
Gaming Industry

Why the Gaming Industry Continues to Flourished Persistently

Over the past two to three decades or so, the video game industry has grown manifolds. After the introduction of 3d technology, demand for video game content has soared exponentially. Gaming technology has entirely transformed with the arrival of augmented reality, virtual reality, mixed reality and esports. These new technologies are playing an instrumental role in driving the overall market… Read MoreWhy the Gaming Industry Continues to Flourished Persistently »
Seaport District of Boston

WPI will Open Collaboration & Innovation Space in Seaport District of Boston

Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) made an announcement on 3rd August 2017, that it will join with Seaport District Neighborhood, in order to expand its efforts for economic development of the Commonwealth Fund. 303 Congress Street, being the new prominent location, has placed the university in between few of the nation’s leading technology companies, and innovators, with whom WPI will seek… Read MoreWPI will Open Collaboration & Innovation Space in Seaport District of Boston »