Flomics updates its COVID-19 NGS data analysis cloud platform – #BHHMembersInitiatives

BHH member Flomics Biotech, a startup operating in the genomics and liquid biopsy fields and mainly dedicated to the early diagnosis of cancer, continues to dedicate resources in the battle against the COVID19 pandemic. Last year Flomics announced the release of –FlomicsCOVID19– a cloud-based Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) platform for fast and automated analysis of.

Virtual reality helps to reduce stress in healthcare professionals during the pandemic of COVID-19 – #BHHMembersInitiatives

A study conducted at Germans Trias i Pujol Hospital in early 2021 demonstrates a significant decrease in the perception of anxiety after experiencing a 13-minute relaxation virtual reality program. The Psychiatry Service and the Innovation program of the Germans Trias i Pujol Hospital, in collaboration with BHH member VRPharma Immersive Technologies, have led a study to reduce.

How has the Covid-19 pandemic affected the use of telemedicine during holidays? – #BHHMembersInitiatives

Telemedi, a BHH member operating internationally in digital healthcare, has launched a report in collaboration with Mondial Assistance to highlight the significant increase in remote medical consultations during last summer (up 22% compared to the summer of 2020). According to Telemedi (which has recently started its activity in Spain), this is partly because the explosion.

Sequentia Biotech collaborated with Nextbiomics to obtain a novel immunization model against Covid-19 – #BHHMembersInitiatives

Last month, BHH member Sequentia Biotech, a Spanish bioinformatics company and NextBiomics, a biotech company involved in the research and development of Next Generation Probiotics and a spin-off of the Federico II University of Naples, announced the filing of a patent application for a bacterial vaccine against Covid-19. “By engineering the probiotic Escherichia Coli Nissle 1917.

AI-powered cough monitoring app of BHH member Hyfe provides insights into health and potentially detect COVID-19

BHH member Hyfe, an innovative new app for smartphones which tracks users’ coughing habits, has announced that it is now available in the US. Compatible with both Android and iOS devices, Hyfe uses specialized acoustic artificial intelligence algorithms to analyze users’ coughs, with individual markers including volume and regularity helping people identify any underlying illnesses..

Digital health IoT MoviWear offers life saving solutions for long term care homes and hospitals amid rising Covid-19 concerns

The Covid-19 pandemic has brought into sharp focus an acute need to examine and leverage our digital health infrastructure for remote patient monitoring. BHH member MoviWear is a medical platform that allows 24/7 virtual patient monitoring through wearable devices connected to cloud-based APP platforms. Jacob Moshinsky, founder of MoviWear, is pleased to share that they.

#BHHSummit Panel Discussion – How Can Technologies Help Tackle Covid-19?

During the #BHHSummit on October 29, the first panel discussion will discuss “How Can Technologies Help Tackle Covid-19?”. Many technological solutions have been used worldwide those past months to help tackle the Covid-19 pandemic whether to detect the 1st symptoms, track the virus, carry out tests or support the population in accessing and receiving healthcare or living.

BHH member Fagron offers Covid-19 tests

Barcelona Health Hub’s member Fagron Ibérica offers Covid-19 tests. The serological test detects our immune response against the pathogen while it is responding or has at some point responded to this infection. Through a sample of blood or serum the test detects the antibodies produced by the body, ie antibodies capable of eliminating the virus,.