Early-stage blockchain startups are tackling major issues in healthcare from medical record interoperability to pharmaceutical supply chain management.
The market opportunity in health care is huge, and Apple sees health care and wellness as a core part of its app, services, and wearables strategies. Now the company is aiming to become your personal health record, jumping into research, medical devices, and more.
Microscopic "molecular drills" could deliver drugs to, or destroy, diseased cells – potentially forging a new path to targeted cancer treatment.
Healthcare is the hottest sector for artificial intelligence, with startups applying AI to everything from genetic research to emergency room management to clinical trials.
US-based pharmaceutical company Merck continues to lead the pack, with a dozen digital health deals in the past two years alone.