Rock Weekly: The FDA Digital Health Showdown Begins
March 3, 2014
The showdown over mobile medical app regulation heated up last week as Congress introduced a bill to strip the FDA of digital health oversight. Meanwhile, 42% of docs won’t prescribe apps due to lack of regulation.
We’re on the hunt for the boldest innovations at SXSW 2014. Nominate them here — the winners get Misfit Shines! Headed to Austin yourself? Don’t miss out on the top events for health geeks.
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|Tonic||$2.5M||Hearst Health Ventures||VentureBeat|
|Opternative||$1M||Tribeca Venture Partners, Chicago Ventures||TechCrunch|
|Constant Therapy||$605K||Boston University, TiE Angels Boston, Andy Palmer||MedCity News|
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