英國線上認知行為治療公司Ieso Digital Health日前完成2400萬美元的融資;英國NHS積極推動數位醫療發展,將於未來數年內建立多個數位創新基地

新加坡數位醫療新創公司MyDoc日前獲得來自UST Global的策略性投資

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英國劍橋的數位醫療公司Ieso Digital Health完成新一輪2400萬美元($24 Mn)的融資,由Draper Esprit及Touchstone Innovations領投;該公司提供線上即時的認知行為治療,透過加密的虛擬治療室來提供患者諮詢協助;所有諮詢記錄的文字都會被保存,並透過機器學習及自然語言處理等演算法,進行數據化的分析及優化來提供患者最佳的治療效果;新資金將主要針對美國及英國的市場進行技術架構上的擴展。

近期行為健康領域相關的公司在融資上獲得不少關注:AbleTo日前募得3660萬美元($36.6 Mn)的B輪融資,由Bain Capital Ventures領投;Talkspace上週才宣布募得3100萬美元($31 Mn)的C輪融資,由Qumra Capital領投。(mobihealthnews)

UK-based digital behavioral health company Ieso Digital Health raises $24 Mn in another round of funding led by led by European VC firms Draper Esprit and Touchstone Innovations; The firm offers cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) in real-time through written conversation online, using a secure virtual therapy room; Text-based data are collected and further processed using machine learning and natural language processing (NLP) to improve therapy outcomes; New funds will be used to expand and scale its technology in US and UK.

Other companies in behavioral health space that raise new funding recently: AbleTo raises $36.6 Mn led by Bain Capital Ventures; Talkspace raises $31 Mn last week led by Qumra Capital.


英國NHS(National Health Service)宣布支持由牛津大學教授 Sir John Bell於8月甫提出的國家生技產業發展策略,積極推動數位醫療發展;將於未來數年內建立多個數位創新基地(Digital Innovation Hubs),每個基地將覆蓋約3到5百萬左右的人口;NHS亦規劃擴展目前的創新測試平台(test bed),將利用一年左右的時間,提升實際參與創新計劃的病患人數;目標由目前的4000人,提高到15,000人;此外,在未來的一年內,NHS也支持將AI相關科技的投資列為優先考量。(digitalhealth)

NHS England will set up two to five regional Digital Innovation Hubs, each covering regions of 3–5 million people following a proposed Life Sciences Industrial Strategy by Sir John Bell, University of Oxford last month; Also, it has outlined plans to expand and extend NHS Test Beds from current 4,000 patients to 15,000 patients enrollment by this time next year; And it will be backing investments in AI technology during the course of the next 12 months.


新加坡數位醫療新創公司MyDoc日前獲得來自IT技術及顧問服務公司UST Global的策略性投資;金額及交易細節未披露;MyDoc是一家線上醫療整合服務的提供者,該平台提供包括線上諮詢及線上診療及慢性病管理等服務;新資金預計會用在發展疾病管理及健康資料的管理服務,及拓展亞洲及歐洲的市場。 (The Economic Times)

Singapore-based digital health platform company MyDoc receives a strategic investment from UST Global; Terms unknown; MyDoc serves as a healthcare service aggregator that integrates doctor consultations, online prescriptions, and long-term disease management programs; New fund will be used to fuel initiatives including disease management and health data tracking programs and to expand markets primarily in Asia and Europe. (The Economic Times)