Glooko has acquired xbird, a German company specializing in AI and diabetes management

Glooko, a leading provider of remote patient monitoring and digital health solutions for diabetes and chronic diseases, has announced the acquisition of xbird, a Berlin-based medical artificial intelligence company that develops JITAI technology (just adaptive interventions) to help diabetics. Improve their therapy and make it as accessible to people as possible. Diabetes is affecting more … Read more

Severe cases of hemolytic-uremic syndrome (HUS) in children: New cases reported, health authorities remind you what to do

Since January 1, 2022, authorities have been investigating serious cases of hemolytic-uremic syndrome (HUS) reported in the national territory. Epidemiological, microbiological and traceability analysis A link has been confirmed in several cases between eating frozen pizza from the Fraîch’Up range of the Butoni brand contaminated with the Shiga-toxin-producing Escherichia coli bacteria.. In light of this … Read more

Like humans, chimpanzees mourn the loss of a loved one

These examples of calm mourning differ from other examples previously recorded. In Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania, the death of a man who fell from a tree was greeted with an explosion of screams. The other men gave alarm calls and showed aggression and they touched and held each other. They looked at the … Read more

Freeman Mboy, the “free man” and the strong voice of Tanzanian opposition

His parents baptized him in December 1961, the day after the independence of the former British East African colony of Tanganyika, which inspired him to choose his first name (“Free Man” in English). His father, a businessman, played a key role in the independence movement. He was close to Julius Nair, the first president of … Read more

Launch of AIDD4H, Artificial Intelligence Labcom to discover new drugs

Bourgogne-Franche-Comté University, Oncodesign and SATT Sayens have announced the launch of a joint laboratory (LabCom), created by CIAD Laboratory (University of Burgundy and University of Technology of Belfort-Montbéliard) and biopharmaceutical company Oncodesign. Labcom “AIDD4H” (Artificial Intelligence in Drug Discovery for Health), dedicated to personalized medicine in oncology, is the first step towards creating an open … Read more