Vault Dragon

Healthtech startup Vault Dragon secures $1.16m in pre-series A round of funding

Singapore’s leading digital health data startup Vault Dragon has secured $1.16 million in pre-series A round of funding. The round was led by Golden Equator Capital along with Raging Bull. The startup will utilise the...
Snap40

UK wearable healthcare startup Snap40 wins £1m NHS contract

The funding, awarded through the Small Business Research Initiative for Healthcare (SBRI), will be used to scale the technology and provide critical validation funding for two clinical studies with NHS Fife and with NHS...
Choi Yoon-sup

What it takes to boost Korea’s digital health care

Digital technologies continually transform every industry, but one area that technological advances are forecast to impact the most in the years ahead is the global health care sector. Eyeing new opportunities, global tech companies, medical...
pharmaceutical Startup

Pharmaceutical companies and digital health startups: It’s time to get together

The healthcare startup scene is teeming with digital health innovations—novel solutions that tap technology to deliver care to patients or provide information to patients, providers, and payers. These solutions can dramatically improve outcomes, drive...
novartis pharmaceutical

T-Hub teams up with Novartis Healthcare to help health tech start-ups

Start-up engine, T-Hub, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with pharmaceutical major Novartis Healthcare Private Ltd (NHPL) to create and execute joint programmes to help health tech start-ups from across segments. As part of...

Is this SA startup the future of health wearables?

When South African software developer Werner Vorster’s son began suffering from these, the new father sat through long nights trying to prevent the child’s fever from spiking, to avoid further seizures. The sleepless entrepreneur came...

A likely cure for an old ailment

From doctor to diagnostic centre to pharmacy to cashier and out of the building with a bulging file of test results, prescriptions and bills, visiting a hospital often feels like being stuck in a...

CureFit in talks to buy healthcare start-ups, including Serenity Mental Health

CureFit, a healthcare and fitness start-up launched by former Flipkart executives Mukesh Bansal and Ankit Nagori, is close to making two acquisitions as it prepares to launch its mobile app in the first half...