Propeller, Novartis to develop add-on sensor for COPD patients

The new custom sensors will allow for passively recording compliance data, better informing patients and their physicians of adherence and other factors.
MS Research with the machine learning prototype in Cambridge

Microsoft, Novartis working on a Kinect-based MS assessment tool

The system is designed to deliver more objective measurements, while also enabling patients to perform these tests from their homes.
Qualcomm

Qualcomm, Novartis team-up to improve COPD therapy

Under the deal, Novartis will use Qualcomm Life's connectivity solutions to power its next-gen connected Breezhaler, the inhaler for its COPD portfolio.
Novartis Apple Watch app

Novartis launches smart watch apps for visually impaired people

ViaOpta Nav and ViaOpta Daily help visually impaired people walk to a nearby cafe, go to the pharmacy, and pick up their grandchildren at the kindergarten.
Volari COPD app

Novartis’ Volari COPD app launching in non-US markets this year

The application includes education, monitoring tools and gamification components to keep patients engaged and improve the patient-physician dialogue.
Qualcomm Ventures

Qualcomm, Novartis launch joint investment firm

The chip maker's VC arm, Qualcomm Ventures, will be working with Novartis' health experts to target early stage companies and support select tech innovations.
Qualcomm

Qualcomm Life scores deals with Novartis and Walgreens

Novartis will rely on the 2net technology to digitize its clinical trials, while Novartis will use it to support its Balance Rewards for healthy choices program.
Google, Novartis team-up over smart contact lens

Google, Novartis team-up over smart contact lens

The technology offers potential to transform eye care, but there's a long road ahead before we see the smart lens hitting a pharmacy near you.