Life Sciences

What Happened to 3D-Printed Drugs?

Healthcare is usually seen as pretty recession proof. After all, when things head south, our health can go sideways. But the current pandemic has reportedly wiped out 1.4 million jobs in the medical field. (Do you really want to go in for that nose job and leave with a potentially deadly pulmonary infection?) While the […]

10 Mobile Health Startups Making You Feel Better

In 1983, the IBM PC XT debuted with 128K of RAM and a 10MB hard disk. In that same year, the first mobile phone debuted weighing about 2.5 pounds and with a $4,000 price tag. Fast forward to today and the average person unlocks their smartphone 76-80 times a day and relies on it for every […]

WTF Happened to Bind Therapeutics?

It’s hard to say just how many publicly traded stocks we’ve covered so far on Nanalyze, but we’d guess that around 40% of our articles involve a publicly traded stock that has some degree of exposure (or claimed exposure) to one or more emerging technologies. If we take out all the over the counter (OTC) […]

8 Telemedicine Startups to Watch – Half Use AI

Every year the U.S. spends $2.9 trillion in healthcare and you can rest assured that technology startups are gunning for a piece of that spend. As chatbots become better at sounding like humans, and with artificial intelligence (AI) medical imaging algorithms now performing at a level better than humans, it’s only a matter of time before […]

Is Babylon’s AI Chatbot the Future of Healthcare?

Nobody likes going to the doctor. And just about everyone is addicted to chatting and texting on his or her smartphone. So it was probably only a matter of time before a company made it possible to get medical advice—even a diagnosis—from a smartphone app through a very sophisticated chat feature. London-based Babylon Health raised […]

AncestryDNA vs 23andMe vs FamilyTreeDNA vs Living DNA

AncestryDNA vs 23andMe vs FamilyTreeDNA vs Living DNA With the cost of gene sequencing plummeting each year, personal genetic tests are the latest fad with genetic test providers like Ancestry.com, 23andMe, Living DNA, and FamilyTreeDNA all competing to get their hands in your wallet provide you with amazing insights about your ancestors. With tests ranging from […]

9 Computational Drug Discovery Startups Using AI

Recently we talked before how big data is the new frontier with just 0.05% of all data available today having been analyzed. There are really two reasons why this number is so low: 98% of big data has only been created in the last several years. A meaningful amount of this big data is the incessant drivel that […]

What is a Telomere and What do Telomeres Do?

We’ve talked before about companies that are looking at solving that pesky problem we all have which is that we eventually die. The problem is that even if we can avoid cancer and heart attacks, at some point we just die because we get too old. If you think about every single problem we’re trying […]