Combined mechanical heart pump and gene-edited pig kidney transplant surgery
Digital Health News

First-Ever Combined Heart Pump and Pig Kidney Transplant Gives New Hope to Patient with Terminal Illness

Surgeons at NYU Langone Health performed the first-ever combined mechanical heart pump and gene-edited pig kidney transplant surgery in a 54-year-old woman with heart and kidney failure—a confluence of advances that showcase the possibility and hope of modern medicine. Doctors performed this feat in two stages: first surgically implanting the heart pump days before embarking […]

Sunrise Oncology Centre's new facility in Vasai
Hospital Updates

Sunrise Oncology Centre Introduces Comprehensive Cancer Care in Vasai, a First for Palghar District

Sunrise Oncology Centre, a leading provider of comprehensive cancer care, is proud to announce the opening of its new facility in Vasai, marking the establishment of the first cancer registry in Palghar district. The new centre aims to provide holistic and internationally guided cancer treatments, including core systemic therapies like chemotherapy and immunotherapy, as well […]

MigraKet Medical Food for Migraine Management
Digital Health News

MigraKet® Brings the World’s First Medical Food For Migraine to the U.S

International wellness brand Brain Ritual is launching MigraKet®, a revolutionary approach to migraine management developed by renowned neuroscientist and former chronic migraineur, Elena Gross, PhD. With the U.S. release of MigraKet®, sufferers of migraine can anticipate a newfound hope in managing their condition effectively. Different from drugs, painkillers and injections that address migraine symptoms, MigraKet® is the first […]

NE3107 Drug Therapy
Digital Health News

BioVie’s NE3107 Demonstrates Potential Improvements in Motor and Non-motor Symptoms for Parkinson’s Disease Patients and May Be Realigning Physiological Processes for Alzheimer’s Patients in Data to be Presented at the International Conference on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Diseases 2024

BioVie Inc., (NASDAQ: BIVI) (“BioVie” or the “Company”) a clinical-stage company developing innovative drug therapies for the treatment of neurological and neurodegenerative disorders and advanced liver disease, today announced two upcoming presentations at the International Conference on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Diseases 2024 (AD/PD™ 2024) to be held March 5-9, 2024 in Lisbon, Portugal. Improvements in non-motor symptoms correlated […]

Achieving Record Growth with Expansion into Arizona Healthcare Market
Hospital Updates

Record-making Partnerships: IntraCare Continues to Strengthen Presence in Arizona as Three More Clinics Sign on in December

IntraCare, a prominent Texas-based MSO, gained record growth in the month of December 2023 upon signing partnership agreements with three medical entities in Arizona. This adds another 16 care practitioners to IntraCare’s provider network. The strategic partnerships with Atembis, LLC; Sun Lake Family Physicians, LLC; and Family Practice Specialists are a significant step towards achieving IntraCare’s objective to own […]

AI Revolutionizing Healthcare
Device Digest

China Medical University Hospital (CMUH) in Taiwan Upgrades Smart Healthcare with Gen AI

China Medical University Hospital (CMUH) in Taiwan announced its collaboration with Google Cloud in mid-December 2023. Using Google Cloud’s generative AI technology, including MedLM, which is a large language model built on Med-PaLM 2, CMUH has developed a comprehensive “AI-assisted Physician” system which aims to assist healthcare professionals in disease diagnosis, treatment planning, patient education, and medical research, etc.  The collaboration […]

Woman undergoing lymphedema screening
Device Digest

New Guidance Published in The Lancet Recommends Early Intervention and Use of BIS to Reduce Impact of Arm Lymphedema on Breast Cancer Patients

ImpediMed, a pioneer in the field of medical technology, announced a significant advancement in the fight against breast cancer-related lymphedema, a common but often overlooked condition affecting breast cancer survivors. Leading medical journal eClinicalMedicine, part of The Lancet Discovery Science, recently published new clinical guidance advocating for early detection and prevention strategies, underscoring the validity and efficacy […]

Wasatch Biolabs DNA Methylation Sequencing Service Launch
Device Digest

Wasatch Biolabs Launches Proprietary Targeted DNA Methylation Sequencing Service for Researchers and Healthcare Providers

Wasatch Biolabs (WBL), a subsidiary of Renew Biotechnologies and a certified Oxford Nanopore Technologies’ laboratory, launches a proprietary Targeted DNA Methylation Sequencing Service for researchers and clinical service providers. The technique is amplification and bisulfite conversion free, effectively bypassing the most common limitations of targeted methylation analysis and enabling WBL to create custom methylation panels that target […]

"IPX203 Parkinson's Treatment"
Drug Updates

Amneal Announces Complete Response Resubmission for IPX203 New Drug Application

Amneal Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMRX) (“Amneal” or the “Company”) today announced that it has provided a Complete Response resubmission to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for IPX203, a novel, oral formulation of carbidopa/levodopa (CD/LD) extended-release capsules for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease (PD). The original NDA for IPX203 resulted in a Complete Response […]