Tag Archives: Genomics

Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

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Misfit Wearables, makers of the wearable tracker Shine, is collaborating with a Finnish sleep analysis company Beddit. The move pairs Beddit’s thin, unobstrusive sleep monitor, which fits under a mattress, with Misfit’s tracking app for iOS and Android networks. MediSafe … Continue reading

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PatientPay, cloud-based patient billing and payment services provider, raised $2.5M in Series A funding from Mosaik Partners. This round makes brings PatientPay’s total funding raised till date to $6M. According to a new study by Manhattan Research, in the past … Continue reading

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Bina Technologies, a genomic big data platform for personalized medicine, added an additional $1.75 million to its $6.25 million Series B round. The follow-on round was led by AME Cloud Ventures and Columbus Nova Technology Partners. Researchers developed an algorithm … Continue reading

Disruption: Use Your Window of Opportunity Wisely

What would Detroit look like today if the Big Three had responded earlier and differently to the disruption caused by Japanese import cars? What would Yahoo’s future look like if it had not considered $5 billion an absurdly high acquisition … Continue reading

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Bina Technologies, a genomic data company, raised $6.25M in Series B financing. The round was led by Sierra Ventures. Bina released a commercial product last month to collect and process DNA data for personalized diagnosis. ONC launched a website to … Continue reading

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Fidelity Investments launched a new Health & Insurance mobile application. The company’s 1.2 million health and welfare clients can now navigate health benefits on the go. The company recently debuted its NetBenefits participant portal which offers improved trading and research … Continue reading

Genomics vs. Proteonomics: Accessorizing Your Genes

I had the occasion this past weekend to be out with my wife doing some shopping. Apparently, I have been too busy of late to notice that my wardrobe had been in some decline. My wife therefore drug me out … Continue reading