Abomics: In a mission to improve drug safety and personalized medicine, now also in Spain, Mexico and Colombia
Written by Sara Härmälä on April 2, 2019
Diagnosticos CyC-Bioprognos provides extensive, non-invasive blood testing within a wide geographical area. Covering a large proportion of the…Read More
Written by Sara Härmälä on April 1, 2019
Teksti: Anna-Maria Vuorinen/Health Hub
Ensimmäinen HealthHUBin ja Upgradedin yhteinen tapahtuma täyttyi viimeistä paikkaa myöten. Health Talks @HealthHUB: Demystifying Medical Regulations keräsi kaikkiaan 80 viranomaismääräyksistä kiinnostunutta osallistujaa Tampereelle tiistaina 19.3.
Health Talks: Demystifying Medical Regulations -tapahtumailtapäivän teemana oli valottaa lääkinnällisten laitteiden viranomaismääräyksiä ja tarjota konkreettisia työkaluja, joiden avulla regulaatioasioissa pääsee ominkin…Read More
Letter from Kaiku Health’s CEO: Flying to Mars – digital health interventions for personalised and value-based healthcare
Written by Sara Härmälä on March 15, 2019
Our western healthcare systems are facing tremendous challenges. First of all, patient numbers continue to grow. Europe’s old-age dependency ratio (people +65 years old relative to those aged 15-64) is expected to increase from about 30% in 2016 to over 51% in 2070 (1). Secondly, we have better, more personalised,…Read More
Written by Sara Härmälä on March 4, 2019
Starting as an in-house start-up in Raisoft, a software and expert company in Kokkola/Finland, Smart Break is strongly targeting the international market. The networking and promotional trip to New York in February exceeded expectations.
– The goal of the trip was to build a network…Read More
Written by Elena Prokofyeva on February 22, 2019
Osgenic has been striving for precise, accurate, high-resolution 3D anatomical models and creating their own materials in-house was the only way to be sure they’re not sacrificing any of the critical ingredients. For this, they’ve teamed up with award-winning 3D Medical Illustrator Matt Briggs.
Written by Sara Härmälä on January 31, 2019
Health powered by A Grid (Aalto University), Health Capital Helsinki, NewCo Helsinki, Terkko Health Hub and Upgraded are joining forces to create a series of Health Talks events, focusing on the contemporary and future topics relevant to health and life science entrepreneurship and innovations….Read More
Written by Sara Härmälä on December 13, 2018
During this autumn Upgraded has gained several new members, and the size of the Upgraded Community has grown by almost 30%. We obviously couldn’t be happier about this development, and it makes us want to work even harder for a smoothly functioning, dynamic and supportive healthtech ecosystem.
The very foundation of…Read More
Written by Elena Prokofyeva on November 27, 2018
In recent years, a variety of science-based solutions have been introduced for learning and practicing mindfulness at work. Mindful work and the ability to focus are associated with increased mental performance and productivity as well as improved psychological well-being. Conversely, chronic multitasking is a potentially dangerous…Read More
Written by Iiris Tyni on November 22, 2018
Our coach of the evening was Kasper Suomalainen from the VC fund Superhero Capital. Previously, Kasper has worked as Captain of Startup Sauna’s accelerator program and as the producer of Startup Radio. He has also worked with Slush…Read More
Written by Sara Härmälä on November 7, 2018
We are proud and happy to announce that Upgraded has reached a milestone of 40 startup members! Thank you for being part of the growing community: