27 November 2020 Which are the top selected Health companies? Past alumni of the Tech Tour Health Programme raised more than 4.5 billion EUR in deals post participation! This year`s group of game-changers was selected out of 150+ strong candidates, and we are looking forward to finding out about their achievements! Last year the Tech Tour Health programme celebrated its 10th anniversary in picturesque Lausanne and the 11th edition will be held in picturesque Zoom. Join us on 2nd and 16th December by signing up as guest here! Digital & technological innovations in healthcare bring positive change and our 45 selected companies in digital health and medtech companies are proving it. Find out who they are in the article below. Content of article: Digital health Medtech Digital Health Companies Altibbi is the first and largest platform in the Arab region that offers telemedicine consultation services, allowing patients to connect directly with doctors via audio calls and chats. Ancora.ai is an AI-powered platform that supports clinical trials with innovative, powerful and patient-friendly technology. Andaman7 is a patient driven mobile Personal Health Record and an intermediation platform to securely exchange health information with caregivers and researchers. Antidote is a digital health company on a mission to accelerate medical research. In a world where eighty percent of clinical trials are delayed or closed due to lack of participants, Antidote uses precision recruitment to match the right patients with the right trials. Augmedit accelerates the insight of doctors and patients by turning 2D images into a 3D world, developing applications for surgeons that seamlessly integrate their workflow with state-of-the-art mixed reality tools. Reliable and Easy to Use! Biospectal is on a mission to enable accessible and actionable blood pressure monitoring for the world's population. The company develops and commercializes next generation, medical grade optical bio sensing solutions in smart devices, IoT, edge computing and other portable technologies. Cyntegrity offers specialised cloud software for GCP compliant Risk-Based Monitoring (RBM). The company helps a pharmaceutical company to improve patient safety, make a clinical study more predictable, and optimise monitoring resources. Deepc uses AI to triage patients in real-time, and detect and highlight anomalies in medical images to increase diagnostic accuracy, save time, streamline the diagnostic workflow and support radiologists. Derma2go facilitates communication between patients and doctors. Patients receive a diagnosis to their skin problems within hours by a highly qualified dermatologist. Dotphotonis a Swiss start-up specialised on lossless raw image data compression for medical and biotech imagery. Its products make image transfer and storage 10x faster and affordable. Emperra GmbH E-Health Technologies is a research- and development-driven medical-technology company providing highly innovative approaches and solutions in the fields of e-health technologies and telediabetology. Epihunter is a Belgian company that believes digital technologies can have a massive impact on the daily life of people with neurological disorders. The company is focused on creating digital solutions that make the condition matter less in daily life while generating real world data for better treatments. Kaia Health is a leading digital therapy company that creates evidence-based treatments for a range of disorders including back pain, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Klenico is a digital diagnostics company that visualizes mental disorders. With precise diagnostics they help therapists and patients understand individual impairments and identify the best form of treatment. Ladimo`s novel and groundbreaking technology provides the most accurate 3D vision in the world. Ladimo combines structured light technology with mathematical modelling, using algorithms developed in-house. LindaCare has developed a clinical workflow efficiency Software (SaaS) solution, as well as a tech-enabled monitoring managed services, that makes remote patient monitoring and follow up of patients with cardiac implanted electronic devices (e.g. PaceMakers/ICDs/CRTs) significantly more efficient and safe. Magnes has developed a disruptive real-life-monitoring solution, NuShu to analyse walk patterns of patients with neurological disorders. It is the only solution, which can perform real-time analysis and give direct haptic feedback to the patient to support them during daily activities. Metadvice is distilling complex disease treatment and outcome data into actionable insights, to assist pharmaceutical and diagnostic companies in designing and recruiting for clinical trials and making better informed marketing decisions. Mypulses has completed a cloud-based platform for pulse wave analysis. This software analysis platform includes pulse wave acquisition and analysis as well as comprehensive data mining analysis. Popit makes medication connected and enables the Internet of pills. It has developed a platform to improve adherence and patient engagement. The solution comprises a unique, patented device that automatically detects and tracks pill consumption, a medically certified app and a cloud for real-time data. Promptly Health is a Health Data Analytics Platform for providing patients and providers’ access to the outcomes of their treatments. QUIBIM`s mission is to improve human’s health by applying advanced processing techniques and imaging biomarkers analysis to radiological examinations for the detection of the subtle changes produced by diseases or treatments in the organism. Thryve enables next level care by automating the data input, uncovering new health determinants and understanding care pathways. Thryve enriches health data with scientifically proven analytics to give a better understanding of patients’ individual health status and risks. Xsensio develops the first “Lab-on-SkinTM” wearable sensing platform for next-generation wearable solutions: a modular sensing tool able to continuously detect biomarkers at the surface of our skin to provide real-time continuous information about our health condition. MedTech Companies Alesi Surgical develops and commercialises products that improve the safety, efficiency and outcomes of advanced surgical procedures. It was founded in 2009 as a spinout from the Welsh Institute for Minimal Access Therapy (WIMAT) with the vision to become a world leader in surgical devices. Aleva Neurotherapeutics has developed a proprietary neurostimulation platform that enables significantly better therapies for neurological diseases. The Azalea Vision smart contact lens offers a solution for people who suffer from human eye iris deficiencies like aniridia, high order aberrations like keratoconus, and light sensitivity or photophobia a common yet debilitating symptom seen in many neuro-ophthalmic disorders. Bendit has developed a fully controllable, steerable micro-catheter of unlimited length that can be transformed “on the fly” without the need of guidewires during navigation into any shape required to overcome an anatomical obstacle. BetaGlue Technologies is an innovative company targeting solid tumors and surgical resection margins with an internal radiotherapy platform, based on 90Yttrium microspheres embedded into a bio-compatible matrix. Brainomix has developed award-winning, AI-powered imaging biomarkers and software solutions, assisting physicians across the world to make better life-saving decisions by supporting the selection of the right treatment for the right stroke patient. Carmel Diagnostics is an Israeli healthcare company that develops clinical applications of its proprietary TCL technology platform. Fertissimo - TCL Analyzer is an innovative, noninvasive embryo selection system for the IVF market, offering up to 20% increase in successful IVF pregnancies. Distalmotion is a Lausanne-based international company that serves as a trusted partner to hospitals and clinics worldwide, providing reliable and precise robotic surgery systems - developed, designed and manufactured in Switzerland - at fair, usage-based and transparent cost. Endostart develops and manufactures a new generation of medical devices for gastrointestinal endoscopy. Endostart has developed a novel proprietary Magnetic Balloon Anchoring Technology (MBAT) to facilitate completion of difficult endoscopies. FineHeart is a medical device company focused on changing the game in severe heart failure management, founded by a team of four internationally renowned cardiac surgeons and cardiologists. Gondola Medical Technologies is a Swiss based company that has developed a proprietary medical device to treat motor symptoms due to neurological and neurodegenerative conditions. It is effective in treating invalidating mobility problems caused by Stroke and by Parkinson disease. Implandata is an emerging ophthalmic digital health company, leading the digital transformation in the management of glaucoma patients, by introducing its game-changing CE marked EYEMATE system for remote treatment of glaucoma patients. iSTAR Medical is a venture-backed company aiming to improve the lives of patients suffering from eye diseases by developing innovative ophthalmic implants. Loop medical is developing a painless and easy-to-use blood collection technology compatible with existing laboratory infrastructure. Cerba Healthcare and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation support it. Lumendo`s vision is to be recognized by medical professionals as the leading company for injectable fillers solutions. It is developing innovative, light-active medical fillers that can be used to form implants in any cavity inside the body, i.e. in orthopaedic, dental and neurovascular applications. Lymphatica Medtech is a medical device development company, based in Switzerland that has designed and patented a novel implantable system to replace lymphatic vessel draining function. Newronika has developed hardware and proprietary algorithms to Sense, Filter, Record, Store, Process Brain Signals and adapt the output in real time. The Closed Loop system is the most important innovation in neuromodulation of the last 25 years. NextKidney is offering a new start to the daily life of people suffering from kidney failure. It is developing NeoKidney, the new generation of hemodialysis portable device with its unique sorbent system. OxSonics mission is to provide economic and scalable life-changing treatments to solid tumour cancer patients and its platform technology SonoTran, enables a step-change in the therapeutic index of anti-cancer agents without the development costs or delays associated with drug reformulation. Perfuze is an interventional neurovascular company founded in 2018 to commercialize technology designed to treat Acute Ischemic Stroke (AIS), by ingesting the entire clot in one pass "Complete Clot Ingestion" WISE is a biomedical company developing a genuinely new generation of implantable leads for neuromodulation and neuromonitoring.