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Digital health investment interest strong, but could be in for slowdown

Dive Brief: Excitement about digital health remains high, with 78% of respondents in a new Venrock survey saying creation of new health IT companies will increase somewhat or significantly over the next two years. But the days of deep-pocket investors could be waning. Of the more than 250 healthcare sector respondents, 36% said capital markets will… Read More »

Blue light could treat superbug infections

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), a bacterium that causes infection in various parts of the body, is often called a “superbug” thanks to its ability to dodge many common antibiotics. Although most MRSA infections aren’t serious, some can be life-threatening, sometimes resulting in amputation of the infected appendage. Rather than rolling the… Read More »