Marion Webb has been writing about health care issues for nearly two decades as a full-time reporter and freelancer. As the senior business reporter for the San Diego Business Journal, Marion covered new medical innovations at San Diego’s top-ranking research institutions and the medical device and life sciences industry for nearly eight years. She’s also been a regular contributor to the Los Angeles County Medical Association’s Physician Magazine and Physicians News Network focusing on new technologies, practice management, reimbursement and other trendy issues relevant to physician practices and their ability to succeed. She remains fascinated by the ever-growing numbers of innovative products coming out of the medtech sector, from potentially life-saving devices to help treat patients who otherwise wouldn’t have access to medical care to breakthrough technologies that benefit mankind. Marion earned her BA in communications from UC San Diego and continues to enjoy an active lifestyle in San Diego.
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Israeli-based start-up RealView received US FDA 510(k) clearance for its Holoscope-i holographic system used prior to and during interventional procedures.
As Exo awaits FDA clearance for its handheld ultrasound device, it will use the new funding for planned commercialization. Exo has raised more than $320m to date.
The UK-based company said it will use the new funding to advance commercialization of its daytime treatment for mild sleep apnea and snoring.
In an interview with Medtech Insight, Andy Molnar, new CEO of the Digital Therapeutics Alliance, outlines some of the big issues facing the digital therapeutics industry, which has seen tremendous growth during the pandemic.
Kaia Health Publishes Study Showing Digital Physical Therapy Corrections On Par With Human Therapist
Kaia Health published a study suggesting its digital physical therapy is not inferior to seeing a physiotherapist. Digital app makers focusing on rehabilitating musculoskeletal conditions have seen significant growth during the pandemic.
After raising $73m in a series D in March, Happify Health is recruiting patients in a real-world study to further evaluate its behavioral health app.