Rock Weekly: It’s all about the genes and the brain machines

December 31, 2012

2012 is drawing to a close, and what a year it’s been for digital health.  Like you, we have a hankering for lists.  So let’s get meta and enjoy a list of the best digital health lists, in no particular order:

Here’s to 2013, and more digital health fireworks!


It’s All About the Genes and the Brain Machines
Technology Review

An Appetite for Weight Management Tools
New York Times

Mobile Health in 2013, from the Gym to the Doctor’s Office

The Top 3 Industry Challenges to Starting a Health IT Company

AT&T Labs Builds an Asthma-Trigger Detection Device
Technology Review

N.Y.U. and Other Medical Schools Offer Shorter Course in Training, for Less Tuition
New York Times

U.S. Surgeons Still Leaving Things in Patients
The Atlantic

Rock Health in the News

YC Grad & Esther Dyson-Backed Eligible Wants To Be The Stripe For Healthcare Transactions

Wrist Sensor Tells You How Stressed Out You Are
Technology Review

As Google Health Flatlines, Drchrono Picks Up The Slack With Onpatient, A Health Database With A Quantified Self Twist

Rock Health CEO Halle Tecco Named One of Forbes 30 Under 30 Innovators in Science and Healthcare

Funding & Acquisitions

PatientSafe Solutions Raises $13M for iPod Touch Clinical Apps

GoBalto Lands $12M for its Web-based Clinical Study Platform
The Next Web

Mc10 Nabs $10M to Build Invisible Electronics

Start-Up Behind Lumoback Posture-Monitoring Gadget Raises $5M

Noom Raises $2.6M, Helps Users Zoom Down a Pant Size

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