These are the weekly disruptions seen in the healthcare industry from last week (8th July to 22nd July).
Food as Medicine
Catholic Health embarks on the journey of identifying food insecure people, as the healthcare industry sees increase in diseases because of food insecurity.
NHS Digital is about to trial wireless technologies to evaluate how they can benefit healthcare by improving care delivery.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted orphan drug designation for gene therapy to Avrobio for the purpose of treating mucopolysaccharidosis type 2, also known as Hunter syndrome.
AI and Robotics
Caption Health, an AI-focused firm that provides cardiac solutions, bags CE’s Mark for their Caption AI technology. Caption Health aims to make cardiac health accessible to patients remotely.
GlobalData informs that there has been a rise in robotics hiring in the Asia-Pacific pharma companies in the three months ending May.