AZ drug discovery robot programed for cancer research

AZ drug discovery robot programed for cancer research

Firm says NiCoLA-B is world's most advanced drug discovery robot

Pharma and digital

AZ drug discovery robot programed for cancer research
AZ drug discovery robot programed for cancer research Firm says NiCoLA-B is world's most advanced drug discovery robot
Pfizer’s venture capital arm has invested in AMRA, a Swedish digital health firm that was the first in the world to transform images from a six-minute whole body MRI scan into precise fat and muscle measurements.
Pfizer’s venture capital arm has invested in AMRA, a Swedish digital health firm that was the first in the world to transform images from a six-minute whole body MRI scan into precise fat and muscle measurements. Firm's venture arm invests in AMRA
Novo signs personalised digital health deal in diabetes
Novo signs personalised digital health deal in diabetes Will work with Glooko on jointly-developed and branded solutions

Online audiences

Google backs Indian mobile online doctor community
Google backs Indian mobile online doctor community Curofy wins support from the firm's Launchpad Accelerator programme
UK to establish a digital academy for healthcare professionals
UK to establish a digital academy for healthcare professionals NHS technology plans will also see 12 trusts act as digitisation pioneers
Microsoft-backed doctors network expands in Europe
Microsoft-backed doctors network expands in Europe Among Doctors officially launches in the UK and Spain

Digital strategy

How Bayer transformed its approach to digital
How Bayer transformed its approach to digital Head of digital development Jessica Federer on how the company built digital into its DNA
Pharma sales in the digital era
Pharma sales in the digital era A successful marketing strategy must embrace customer preferences and strive for a channel mix that provides the right information at the audience's convenience
Pragmatic digital health
Pragmatic digital health Pharma will have to move beyond tech hype if its digital efforts are to have a genuine impact

Social media

PatientsLikeMe joins artificial intelligence alliance
PatientsLikeMe joins artificial intelligence alliance The Digital Life Alliance is led by Chinese health-focused AI firm iCarbonX
Novartis launches heart failure social network
Novartis launches heart failure social network Together in HF is the first digital effort of its kind for the condition
Pharma struggling to make multichannel data work
Pharma struggling to make multichannel data work New survey finds firms are hampered by lack of access to real-time data

Mobile and pharma

GSK hopes real-world data flu app will go viral
GSK hopes real-world data flu app will go viral Flumji has been developed by MIT Connection Science
Medtronic partners with Fitbit for diabetes tracking
Medtronic partners with Fitbit for diabetes tracking Will integrate the health trackers into its CGM mobile app
Vifor launches digital tools for iron deficiency awareness
Vifor launches digital tools for iron deficiency awareness Hopes to plug information gaps with new website and mobile app

Regulatory issues

FDA: Cybersecurity is an ever-present risk for medical devices
FDA: Cybersecurity is an ever-present risk for medical devices Issues new guidance for manufacturers
Apps as medical devices - UK regulator updates its guidance
Apps as medical devices - UK regulator updates its guidance MHRA moves to help firms' health apps comply with its rules
UK patients offered app to report adverse reactions
UK patients offered app to report adverse reactions Yellow Card app allows potential side-effects tobe sent directly to the MHRA

Best practice

Boehringer's ASCO blog picks up digital excellence award
Boehringer's ASCO blog picks up digital excellence award Work by Ogilvy HealthPRwins Prescription Products/Patient Health prize
Novo's ‘virtual mannequins’ win digital award at PMEA
Novo's ‘virtual mannequins’ win digital award at PMEA Med ed programme Decisions in Time was delivered with emotive
Boehringer continues award-winning ChatAFib tweet chat
Boehringer continues award-winning ChatAFib tweet chat Its next social media discussion follows the programme's Communiqué win