Entries by CTIC Team

The Stem-Cell Revolution Is Coming — Slowly

 Shinya Yamanaka directs Kyoto University’s Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, and leads a small research lab at the Gladstone Institutes, which is affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco. In 2001, President George W. Bush issued an executive order banning federal funding for new sources of stem cells developed from preimplantation human […]

Internet of Things in healthcare: Information technology in health

The Internet of Things is about to transform the way we live and work. And if it reaches its fullest potential, it will fundamentally change every aspect of our lives. That sort of disruption is evident in the healthcare sector, where the pen and paper has been the primary means of recording patient information for […]

Entreda debuts artificial intelligence-based cybersecurity risk mitigation platform for healthcare

Entreda has unveiled the second generation of its cybersecurity risk mitigation platform for healthcare organizations. Dubbed Unify, the platform is designed to enable: continuous cybersecurity vulnerability assessments of people, processes and technology, including networks, applications and devices used by employees or contractors; real-time, context-based remediation for any instances of non-compliance detected using integrated security applications; […]

Mobileye won’t supply Tesla self-driving tech beyond current EyeQ3 processor

On their quarterly earnings call this morning, self-driving automotive technology company MobileEye announced that Mobileye’s work with Tesla will not extend beyond EyeQ3, the processor currently used in Tesla vehicles to provide the image analysis intelligence that enables Tesla’s driver-assisted autonomous tech Mobileye CTO Amnon Shashua explained on the call that the company will continue […]

Big Health, the startup behind Sleepio, raises $12M to scale delivery of non-drug mental health solutions

London and San Francisco-based Big Health pitches itself as a provider of “evidence-based, non-drug” solutions to tackle various mental health disorders, including via the digital delivery of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). The startup’s first product is Sleepio, a digital sleep improvement program that claims to help users overcome poor sleep, and has already deployed to […]