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Infographic – Digital Therapeutics Funding on the Rise

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The technology intelligence company CB Insights reported on new investments in digital therapeutics and found a record-setting funding pace this year. . . . → Read More: Infographic – Digital Therapeutics Funding on the Rise

Neuroscience Software Company Raises $23M in Early Funds

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A company developing neuroscience data collection and analytics tools for clinicians and researchers raised $22.8 million in its first venture round. . . . → Read More: Neuroscience Software Company Raises $23M in Early Funds

Trial Shows VR Training Helps Correct Lazy Eye in Kids

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Clinical trial findings show a digital therapy using virtual reality headsets improves vision in children with amblyopia, or lazy eye, more than corrective lenses alone. . . . → Read More: Trial Shows VR Training Helps Correct Lazy Eye in Kids

Digital Biofeedback Device Shown to Reduce PTSD

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Results from a clinical trial show an electronic device reporting carbon dioxide content in breath helps people with PTSD reduce symptoms of the disorder. . . . → Read More: Digital Biofeedback Device Shown to Reduce PTSD

Biotechs Partner on Agitation Detection Technology

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Two developers of treatments and tools for neurological diseases are developing a system for early detection of agitation, a symptom of psychiatric disorders. . . . → Read More: Biotechs Partner on Agitation Detection Technology

Trial Shows Wearable Device Monitors Heart Rhythm Indicators

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Results from a clinical trial show a device worn on the wrist can measure two key indicators of heart health as accurately as an electrocardiogram. . . . → Read More: Trial Shows Wearable Device Monitors Heart Rhythm Indicators

Small Biz Grant to Advance Cancer Chemotherapy Patch

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A medical device company is receiving a small business grant from NIH to commercialize a patch that delivers chemotherapy directly to oral tumors. . . . → Read More: Small Biz Grant to Advance Cancer Chemotherapy Patch

AI-Analyzed Liquid Biopsy IDs Early Lung Cancer

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A blood test analyzed with algorithms is shown to detect more than 90 percent of early-stage lung cancer cases in people at high risk of the disease. . . . → Read More: AI-Analyzed Liquid Biopsy IDs Early Lung Cancer

Liquid Biopsy Tech Adapted for Covid-19 Testing

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A company developing non-invasive liquid biopsy tests for cancer received NIH funding to extend that technology for quick Covid-19 virus tests. . . . → Read More: Liquid Biopsy Tech Adapted for Covid-19 Testing

Gates Grant Funds HIV-Birth Control Implant

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A biotechnology company received a foundation grant for an implanted device to prevent HIV infection and unwanted pregnancy in women. . . . → Read More: Gates Grant Funds HIV-Birth Control Implant