Rock Weekly: Apple:breadth as Google:depth
March 16, 2015
In less than 24 hours, Apple’s new ResearchKit did what would take 50 medical centers a whole year to do in traditional trials, albeit with some bias toward the rich and healthy. The platform is the latest example of the shifting center of care—but Apple isn’t the only tech giant tackling clinical data, they’re just prioritizing breadth by embracing open-source.
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|Pager||$10.40M||Lux Capital, Montage Ventures, Goodwater Capital, Summation Health Ventures||VentureBeat|
|Independa||$6.1M||City Hill Ventures||HIT Consultant|
|HealthMyne||$4.5M||Venture Investors, 4490 Ventures, HealthX Ventures||Xconomy|
|Eko Devices||$2M||Founder.org, Stanford StartX||MobiHealthNews|
|Gozio Health||$950K||Rutherford Seydel, others||Atlanta Business Chronicle|
|MedaCheck||$1.2M||Queen City Angels||Cincinnati Business Courier|
|Pacify||$1.1M||Angels, Acceleprise||Washington Business Journal|
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