Category: Healthcare

Cybersecurity in Healthcare: A Must Have in Today’s Digital World

The healthcare industry has been amongst the prime targets for hackers over the last several years. In 2017, the healthcare industry had been compromised a number of times, representing 25% of the total number of breaches worldwide. Across these instances, around 31 million records were compromised, stolen or lost. In order to overcome these challenges,

Advanced Wound Care Products: The Novel Wound Care and Management Products

The rising prevalence of chronic diseases has resulted in rise in the associated co-morbidities, including wounds, mental health disorders, vascular disorders, sensory impairments, and others. Among these, the management of wounds has emerged as a critical aspect within the healthcare sector. Presently, more than 15 million individuals worldwide are suffering from various types of wounds,

Revolutionizing Medicine and Public Health: The Emergence of Big Data in Healthcare

Big Data in healthcare refers to the vast amount of data that is continuously expanding and cannot be efficiently stored or processed using traditional tools. Not only in healthcare, but various industries have also adopted big data to enhance their capabilities, improve customer experiences, and strengthen their brand reputation, thereby contributing to overall growth of

Aya Healthcare’s Strategic Acquisition of Winnow AI: A Game-Changer in Healthcare Recruitment

Aya Healthcare strengthens its physician recruitment technology by acquiring Winnow AI, a move aimed at boosting its capabilities in the digital staffing sector. In a significant move poised to revolutionize healthcare recruitment, Aya Healthcare, a leading healthcare staffing and workforce solutions provider, has successfully acquired Winnow AI. The acquisition marks a strategic partnership between Aya

Novo Nordisk’s Pioneering Endeavor: Unraveling the Complexities of Obesity to Forge a Preventive Pathway

Novo Nordisk aims to employ insights from obesity drug research to proactively hinder the occurrence of weight gain. Introduction Novo Nordisk, the eminent Danish pharmaceutical giant, has embarked on a groundbreaking journey. While the demand for Novo Nordisk’s weight-loss and diabetes drugs has already propelled the company to the status of Europe’s largest, it now

Unraveling the Mystery: A Comprehensive Guide to the Science, Safety, and Secrets of Keto Gummies and Weight Loss Gummies

Introduction In the ever-evolving landscape of weight loss solutions, keto gummies and weight loss gummies have emerged as tantalizing options, promising to revolutionize the journey to a healthier, slimmer self. As the hype around these supplements continues to build, the pressing questions on everyone’s minds are: Do they really work, and are they safe? In

Market Landscape of Blockchain in Healthcare: The growing use of the technology in Drug Discovery and Clinical Trials

In recent years, blockchain has garnered significant interest of researchers, as well as industry players, as it has proven to be a versatile tool for decentralized monetary transactions and data exchange in various industries, such as banking, cyber security, supply chain management, government and healthcare. Several stakeholders in healthcare have adopted blockchain for various operations,

Applications of Blockchain in Various Sectors: An Introduction

Introduction and Applications of Blockchain The term blockchain refers to the way it stores transaction data in blocks that are linked to form a chain. This technology is also known as Distributed Ledger Technology. Since every entry is stored as a block on the chain, the length of the chain increases as more transactions are

Rising Need of Organ on a Chip Products And Technologies

The process of drug development and safety testing is extremely expensive and time-consuming. Animal testing is a vital part of drug development process, which is beneficial for researchers in understanding the cause, diagnosis, and treatment of various medical conditions. However, there are several concerns over the validity of animal research; drugs that seem to be

ANTIBODY DRUG CONJUGATES: THE RECENT APPROVALS

Antibody-Drug Conjugates (ADCs) have captured the attention of both large and small pharmaceutical companies, and academic / research institutions, engaged in the ADC contract manufacturing market. For the past few years, several failures of clinical trials were blamed for the lack of interest of some companies in this therapeutic approach. However, after a decade-long dribble

Cybersecurity in Healthcare: The Impending Threat

Organizations, in the process of collating and storing huge volumes of data on digital platforms, end up placing themselves at enormous risk of losing valuable information to cybercriminals. Estimated annual losses attributed to cyberattacks committed globally, amount to over USD 100 billion. The year 2017 witnessed several cyberattacks; notable examples include WannaCry and NotPetya ransomware

Blockchain Genomic Data Management

It is estimated that, by 2025, around 15% of the world’s population will have had their genomes sequenced, resulting in the generation of several zettabytes of data. However, currently, there are not many reliable and secure data management resources that offer secure storage, seamless exchange of information, and a reliable transaction platform, for large volumes

Chronic Pain Management: Path to USD 10 Billion+ Opportunity

Owing to the rapid onset of their medicinal effect, which offers immediate relief with high efficacy, opioids are still considered to be one of the most widely used pharmacological interventions for the management of moderate to severe forms of pain. However, these drugs are known to induce a euphoric state upon intake, often causing patients

Oral Peptides and Proteins: The Growing Importance

Oral peptides and protein-based therapeutics have been in use for more than three decades since the approval of recombinant human insulin, the first protein therapy, in 1982. Earlier, most biologic drugs were the subcutaneous biologics. However, over time, advances in delivery formulations have enabled the development of oral peptides / proteins. Owing to numerous compelling

Gene Therapies: Mapping the Future Growth Potential

The first gene therapy, Gendicine®, was only approved in 2003 in China; since then, the domain has evolved significantly. The ‘Gene Therapy Market (2nd Edition), 2018-2030’ report provides an extensive study on the current market landscape of gene therapies, with a prime focus on gene augmentation based therapies and oncolytic viral therapies, featuring an elaborate discussion on

Respiratory Disorders: Mapping the Future Potential

The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates the global prevalence of two of the most common chronic respiratory disorders, namely asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), to be around 335 million and 400 million patients respectively. According to the data provided by the WHO, more than 3 million people die annually from COPD. Asthma, on