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Dassault Systèmes to Acquire Medidata

Dassault Systèmes to Acquire Medidata

Completion of the acquisition is expected during the last quarter of 2019 Dassault Systèmes has signed a definitive agreement to acquire U.S.-based Medidata in an all-cash transaction at a price of $ 92.25 per share of Medidata, representing an enterprise value of $5.8 billion. The transaction was unanimously approved by the Boards of Directors of

Infoblox Reveals Top Cybersecurity Challenges in Healthcare Organizations

IT professionals still struggle with patching operating systems and managing shadow IT Almost two years since WannaCry, the ransomware attack that brought the NHS (National Health Service) to a halt, healthcare IT professionals feel more confident in their ability to respond to a cyber-attack. That’s according to new research from Infoblox Inc., the leader in

Google Says its AI can accurately predict Lung Cancer

Google’s new research shows how AI can predict lung cancer in ways that could boost the chances of survival Google’s research team have used a deep-learning algorithm to predict lung cancer accurately from computed scans. The company have recently published their findings in the journal Nature Medicine. Google researchers created a model that can not

Artificial Intelligence changing healthcare landscape

By Sanjay Pathak – Head Healthcare and Insurance Solutions, 3i Infotech Looking at the upcoming trends globally and across industry ‘Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML)’ tops the charts. Generally, first thing which comes to mind is machine/cyborg taking over human elements and this has been depicted to various degree in many sci-fi movies. While, the reality

Narayana Provides Affordable and High-Quality Healthcare using Analytics and AI

“How much will the surgery cost?” This is one question that has haunted Dr. Devi Shetty, Founder and Chairman of Narayana Health since he began his practice in 1983. Even today, more than three decades and over 15,000 surgeries later, he dreads the question from his patients. “As healthcare providers, it is important that we

Microsoft & Apollo Hospitals Transforming Healthcare through AI and the Cloud

Recently, at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) annual conference and exhibition in Las Vegas, NV, Microsoft announced the expansion of the Microsoft Intelligent Network for eyecare (MINE), now AI Network for Healthcare, to create an AI-focused network in cardiology, in partnership with one of the largest health systems in India, Apollo Hospitals.

IBM Watson Health Announces Collaboration

IBM Watson Health  has signed a research initiative with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) aimed at defining a secure, efficient and scalable exchange of health data using blockchain technology. IBM and the FDA will explore the exchange of owner mediated data from several sources, such as Electronic Medical Records, clinical trials, genomic data,

Memorial Health System Partners with Infor

Infor announced that Memorial Health System (MHS) has selected Infor Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) for Healthcare to better manage equipment inventory, improve reporting capabilities and optimize scheduling processes. Infor EAM will help the organization achieve top-line growth by more effectively managing medical equipment. Infor EAM delivers innovative tools for tracking and managing mobile assets, assisting

VASCO Expands Solutions for Healthcare

VASCO Data Security International, Inc. announced today two new solutions targeting the rapidly growing healthcare segment, DIGIPASS Authentication for Epic Hyperspace and DIGIPASS GO 7 hardware authenticator for healthcare. DIGIPASS Authentication for Epic Hyperspace is a plug-in for IDENTIKEY Authentication Server and integrates in Epic Hyperspace, the leading software for electronic health records (EHR). DIGIPASS

BTG and MIRADA Collaborate to optimise radioembolisation therapy

BTG plc and Mirada Medical Ltd  today announced an important collaboration to develop dosimetry software solutions to optimise radioembolisation therapy with TheraSphere. The companies are working together to provide a more personalised approach to radioembolisation for liver cancer patients, through easy-to-use and bespoke software that helps physicians plan the delivery of a specific radiation dose