Among the 8 startups included are groups helping patients get access to care and providing home monitoring with thermal imaging for diabetes complications.
Merck and Amazon are launching the Alexa Diabetes Challenge to find ways to the Alexa digital assistant to help people manage their diabetes.
In this observational study of patients who used Omada’s digital diabetes platform, users saw improvements in weight, diabetes control, and more.
The grant will support a one year study to test mobile health technology for management of diabetes, specifically to support patient management.
Partnership aims to help patients better understand how activity and exercise affect their glucose levels by seeing both in Medtronic’s medical app.