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Sutter Health taps Quartet to advance mental healthcare in Northern California

Sutter Health taps Quartet to advance mental healthcare in Northern California

The two parties will work to improve ways of diagnosing and delivering care to residents living with mental health conditions.

Samsung launches Relúmĭno, a Gear VR app for the visually impaired

Samsung launches Relúmĭno, a Gear VR app for the visually impaired

The app processes images from videos projected through the rear camera of a smartphone and makes the images friendly to the visually impaired users.

Helix, Illumina Accelerator team-up to foster development of DNA-powered products

Helix, Illumina Accelerator team-up to foster development of DNA-powered products

Select startups will have access to Helix's team of experts in next-generation sequencing and bioinformatics, applied genomics, regulatory affairs and more.

Byteflies develops wearable technology for UCB's monitoring project

Byteflies develops wearable technology for UCB's monitoring project

The company offers a unique toolkit of specialized wearables along with an accompanying data platform for the pharmaceutical industry and research groups.

Samsung working on a smartphone with a built-in breathalyzer?

Samsung working on a smartphone with a built-in breathalyzer?

The company's patent shows a smartphone with slim microphone extending out of the side that has a gas sensor which could analyze the exhalation.

University of Waterloo researchers working on a virtual assistant to help people with Alzheimer's disease

University of Waterloo researchers working on a virtual assistant to help people with Alzheimer's disease

Called ACT@Home, it combines artificial intelligence (AI) with social psychological models to support people with the neurodegenerative disease.

Aetna looking to bring the Apple Watch to millions of its customers?

Aetna looking to bring the Apple Watch to millions of its customers?

The insurer, which covers 23 million, is already offering Apple's smartwatch to its 50,000 employees as part of its corporate wellness program.

Google acquires mHealth monitoring startup Senosis Health

Google acquires mHealth monitoring startup Senosis Health

Senosis' apps collect health metrics to diagnose pulmonary function, hemoglobin counts and other critical health information.

iPhone to be used as an all-purpose health data tracker?

iPhone to be used as an all-purpose health data tracker?

The filing describes how a camera and built-in sensors can work together to track blood hydration, body fat content, oxygen saturation and other health data.

Human Dx Alliance for the Underserved launches with major partners on board

Human Dx Alliance for the Underserved launches with major partners on board

The Alliance aims to build a nationwide eConsult service where U.S. safety net physicians can get the information from specialists.