Signum Surgical, which is developing minimally invasive technologies to treat colorectal diseases, has secured two grants totalling €3.6 million: €2.3 million from the EU Horizon 2020 SME Instrument, and €1.3 million from Ireland’s Disruptive Technologies Innovation Fund.
Peripal device approved in Europe for at-home peritoneal dialysis
Renal insufficiency is an expensive condition to treat due to the high cost of hospital dialysis treatment. Peripal AG, a Swiss startup, has received approval for the European market for its PeriSafe device for at-home dialysis.Alex Guest Wed, 27/03/2019 - 10:24
MMC Ventures, which invests in AI companies, has published its State of AI 2019 report, revealing rapid recent progress in AI adoption in healthcare.
The European Commission is launching a new online knowledge-sharing platform to support better diagnosis and treatment for more than 30 million Europeans living with a rare disease.
The first EU patients can use digital prescriptions issued by their home doctor when visiting a pharmacy in another EU country. Finnish citizens are now able to retrieve medicine prescribed by a doctor in Finland from a pharmacy in Estonia with ePrescriptions.
WeHealth by Servier and Pathmaker Neurosystems have formed a partnership to develop and commercialise Pathmaker's MyoRegulator device, a non-invasive treatment for spasticity.
JPND, the EU's neurodegenerative disease research initiative, has announced a €30 million call for multinational research on personalised medicine for neurodegenerative diseases.