Upending Early-Stage Drug Research

A few years ago, researchers at Novartis saw a disconnect between its robust cancer drug development pipeline, and the speed and efficacy by which...

Patients And Process Inform Tech

A short time ago, reports of bad images on some of its MRI machines was worrisome to Philips. Like airplanes, MRIs get cost-effective the...

Changing Minds While Innovating Hearts

When Stan Rowe took his search for funding a minimally-invasive alternative to heart valve replacement to VCs on Sand Hill Road back in 2000,...

The Human Face Of Healthcare

It’s odd that we tend to equate innovation with fast tech startups, or apps that are bolted onto consumer offerings, considering their low success...

Holistic Care As Innovation Platform

“Dialysis patients receive treatment in a facility for an average of four hours per treatment, three times a week,” according to Dr. Stephen McMurray,...