Tag: bioinformatics

n4a wins Sanofi-Aventis 2012 Data Design Diabetes Challenge

n4a has been named the winner of the 2012 Data Design Diabetes Challenge (@DDDiabetes) hosted by Sanofi-Aventis. n4a is a collaboration of the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging and the National Minority Quality Forum with a mandate to identify people living with diabetes and avoid preventable hospitalizations.

NantWorks makes major move into wireless health monitoring with acquisition of Boston Life Labs

Patrick Soon-Shiong‘s NantWorks announced their first acquisition of 2012 on Tuesday buying Boston Life Labs and moving its operations across the country from Boston to Phoenix. NantCare, as the company is renamed, provides software and hardware products to enable wireless monitoring of patients’ blood pressure, blood sugar, weight, medication management and other indicators. From a […]

Sensei announced winner of $100K CardioEngagement Challenge at HIMSS

Sensei (@senseiinc) was announced the winner of the $100K Novartis CardioEngagement Challenge. Sensei’s mobile application suite is described on the challenge website as a fully featured health and wellness program. Using the mobile phone as a tracking system and educator, Sensei offers a holistic approach, integrating modules for healthy eating, fitness, weight management, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, […]