AI Healthcare Robotics

COVID-19 pandemic prompts more robot usage worldwide

Released on March 26, 2020

The reactions to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on societies and economies around the world cannot be understated. Although scientists […]

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AI MedTech Respiratory

Pandemic Drone to Detect People with Respiratory Conditions

Released on March 26, 2020

Researchers at the University of South Australia are working to develop a drone that can spot people with potential respiratory infections, […]

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AI Digital Health Wearables

Scripps researchers tap wearable data to track Covid-19 and flu

Released on March 25, 2020

After testing Fitbits for their effectiveness in tracking flu outbreaks, researchers with the Scripps Research Translational Institute are seeing if they […]

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AI Funding Radiology

Vida Diagnostics raises $11 million to diagnose lung diseases with AI

Released on March 12, 2020

Vida Diagnostics, a provider of AI-powered lung imaging analysis tools, today announced that it’s raised $11 million. CEO Susan A. Woods […]

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AI Robotics Surgery

These companies are spending billions so robots can perform surgery without a doctor in the room

Released on March 6, 2020

Scientists are excited about the potential for AI and other technological advancements to make robotic surgery more accurate and accessible The […]

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AI Imaging Vascular

SymphonyAI Group adds TeraRecon’s medical imaging analysis tech to its portfolio

Released on March 5, 2020

SymphonyAI Group, a collection of private B2B artificial intelligence companies spanning multiple sectors, announced yesterday that it has acquired TeraRecon, the […]

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AI Imaging Robotics

Table-Top Robot Uses AI to Make Blood Draws, Insert Catheters

Released on March 5, 2020

Researchers at Rutgers University have developed a robot that utilizes artificial intelligence, along with near-infrared and ultrasound imaging, to automatically make […]

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AI Digital Health Funding

Voice-enabled clinician assistant Suki scores $20M in Series B funding

Released on March 4, 2020

This morning voice-enabled digital assistant Suki scored $20 million Series B funding. The new infusion of cash was led by Flare […]

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AI Diagnostics Digital Health

K Health’s $48M Series C will refine its AI symptom checker, help tackle new markets

Released on February 27, 2020

K Health, a free symptom checking app with optional paid telehealth features, announced this morning a $48 million Series C round […]

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AI Funding Imaging

Qure.ai raises $16 million for AI that spots abnormalities in chest and head scans

Released on February 27, 2020

More than 10.4 million people were infected with tuberculosis in 2016, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, and […]

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AI Healthcare Patient Monitoring

Consumer Technology Association creates standard for AI in healthcare

Released on February 25, 2020

The Consumer Technology Association rolled out a new standard for the use of artificial intelligence in healthcare. The standard, based on […]

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AI Ophthalmology Orthopedic

AI clinical documentation player Nuance preps for nationwide expansion

Released on February 25, 2020

Dive Brief: Medical speech recognition company Nuance Communications said Monday it plans sell its AI-based speech-to-text system automating physician note taking […]

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