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When an employer sits down with his health care providers – the broker, the health plan, the physician, the hospital, the drug and device firms – everyone in the room wants it to cost more – and they’re all positioned to make that happen.
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Imane Bensalem: “Being A Woman That Challenges The Status Quo and Questions Tradition Within A Highly Traditional Society Can Be The Hardest Task Of All”
Imane Bensalem is the founder of the Tribe of Why, a global community of like-minded individuals focused on providing the support to achieve their dreams.
Der Schutz Ihrer personenbezogenen Daten ist für uns von höchster Bedeutung. Im Folgenden erläutern wir unsere Datenschutzpraxis bei der Nutzung unserer elektronischen Medien. Die Internetauftritte (FAZ.NET, FAZjob.NET, FAZSchule.
Rubius Therapeutics Inc. of Cambridge is set to announce Wednesday that it has raised $120 million — one of the largest biotech financing rounds this year — to develop a novel drug-making technology.
Mittwoch, 28. Juni 2017 AmazingWorld – stock.adobe.com Seattle – Menschen, die häufig nachts arbeiten, haben vermutlich ein erhöhtes Krebsrisiko. Die Ursachen vermuten Epidemiologen in Occupational and Environmental Medicine (2017; doi: 10.
Of all the places where artificial intelligence is gaining a foothold, nowhere is the impact likely to be as great—at least in the near term—as in healthcare.
The top startup accelerators have a history of seeing the future in ideas that sounded silly at the time. After all, who would have foreseen billion-dollar businesses based on renting your air mattress to strangers, or shopping for their groceries?
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center recently published the results of the use of virtual reality (VR) on their inpatient service in a large feasibility study that we previously covered.
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As delivery firms struggle to manage overwhelming numbers of parcels, e-commerce giant Amazon Japan G.K. is expanding its same-day Prime Now delivery service to include cooked meals and other items.
By Graham Wylie, CEO, Medical Research Network Ltd. The continuing rise of patient-centricity within the drug development industry is a crucial consideration for sponsors when designing their clinical development plans.
Vaccines have beat back infectious diseases. Bubbles represent reported U.S. cases, but not all diseases were notifiable in all years. For example, mumps was not reported until 1968, the year after a vaccine was licensed. Click or hover on a bubble or a dot on the timeline to view more details.
Danish researchers trying to find a way to help men badly injured by prostate cancer surgery say they got mixed results with an experimental new approach: injecting them with stem cells.
Science is facing a “reproducibility crisis” where more than two-thirds of researchers have tried and failed to reproduce another scientist’s experiments, research suggests. This is frustrating clinicians and drug developers who want solid foundations of pre-clinical research to build upon.
These clever product designs tackle problems you might never even thought existed. From treating trash as a currency to pay for your subway ticket to putting a ‘winter chamber’ inside the shop to test out cold-weather gear before buying.
Thomas Alva Edison (February 11, 1847 — October 18, 1931) was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America’s greatest inventor. Edison’s signature invention is the light bulb.
We love the idea of the innovative entrepreneur. We love the story about code being written in dorm rooms, naysayers saying, “It can’t be done!” The overcoming of the obstacles. The “I’ll-show-you’s!” being shown.
The Kaiser Family Foundation provided a table of Population Distribution by Age in the United States showing that in 2016 there was a total of 88,681,600 people age 55 and over. Of those, 47,456,500 fell into the “senior citizen” bracket and were 65 years old and over.
Most businesses wouldn’t survive without driving demand for their products or services, either through marketing and advertising or through involving users so deeply in the design of the product that word of mouth spurs adoption. The same is true for social innovators.
Raj Purewal, business development and partnerships director at Trustech, an NHS organisation aiming to improve healthcare through the development of innovative products and services, explains the key areas that doctors should be thinking about to turn their light-bulb moments into innovations.
Das Bundesinstitut für Arzneimittel und Medizinprodukte (BfArM) eröffnet ein Innovationsbüro als Anlaufstelle für medizinische Start-ups.