🐦 #55: Ginger(ly) scratches Head(space)

Hey friends, 

This week, Ginger and Headspace merge to form the world’s most comprehensive digital mental health platform, nQ Medical can detect if you have Alzheimer’s disease based on your typing pattern, scientists develop first prototype for an artificial neuron, and what does your voice reveal about your mental health?

News Bites 🥪

💭 Ginger and Headspace merge to form $3 billion digital mental health powerhouse

🗣 Kintsugi secures $8M to develop their vocal biomarker technology helping clinicians to detect mental health conditions

🎹 nQ Medical patents AI that can detect cognitive disorders from the way people type

🤖 Abtrace raises £2.1M to transform the detection and treatment of long term health conditions with ML

⌚️ Dorset uses sensors and AI to monitor social care patients in the comfort of their own homes

… and finally

🧠 French scientists create an artificial neuron that can store 'memories'

What to Listen to 🔊

The Healthtech Podcast: The Story of Care+Wear with CEO and Founder Chaitenya Razdan 🧥

This week, James is joined by Chaitenya “Chat” Razdan, the CEO and Founder of Care+Wear. Chat left Goldman Sachs to improve the experiences of those receiving critical treatment. Care+Wear is a healthwear company bridging fashion and function...

RSM Digital Health Section: Dr Harpreet Sood - Building Trust in Digital Health

In this episode, Dr Mala Mawkin talks with digital health expert Dr Harpreet Sood. They discuss what success looks like for digital health companies, the importance of trust and more…

Opportunities 💰

💚 Help the NHS become the world’s first carbon net-zero national health system. The Greener NHS programme is hiring for various roles.

🚀 Are you building groundbreaking solutions for improving everyday health? Apply for the Re/Wire Health Studio from GSK NEXT, the innovation arm of GSK Consumer Healthcare. The future of healthcare is enabling people to make better daily choices about their health and well-being. Collaborate with one of the largest consumer healthcare businesses to accelerate your products to market and scale your business faster. 💪