In the News

SHYFT Analytics to be acquired by New York company

Waltham, Massachusetts-based SHYFT Analytics has agreed to be acquired by New York technology company Medidata. The deal is valued at $195 million, and Medidata says it will help to increase its growth in Massachusetts. SHYFT is a private company that manages data for pharmaceutical, biotech, and...

Propeller Health Raises Strategic Investment from McKesson Ventures

Propeller Health announced today that McKesson Ventures has contributed an undisclosed amount to its $20 million strategic funding round. The funding will allow Propeller Health to continue developing connected medicines for the treatment of chronic respiratory disease and expand into additional therapeutic areas. David Van Sickle,...

New Test May Detect Lung Cancer Early, But It Is Still a Long Way Off

At last weekend’s American Society of Clinical Oncology annual meeting, GRAIL released results of a study that shows the potential for lung cancer to be detected with a blood test. The survey evaluated 127 patients with lung cancer and 580 controls. The researchers found that more...

Kyruus Named 2018 MedTech Breakthrough Award Winner

Kyruus’ ProviderMatch for Consumers solution has been awarded the “Best Patient Scheduling Solution” award by MedTech Breakthrough. The MedTech Breakthrough Rewards are designed to “honor excellence and recognize the innovation, hard work and success” in a variety of health and medical technology categories. This year,...

Bill Moschella – Building a World Class SaaS Startup

A November 2017 episode of Startup Grind Local featured Bill Moschella, who co-founded Evariant, a leading healthcare CRM and analytics business. Today, Moschella is Evariant’s Chairman and CEO. Moschella says he had a great upbringing in a very tight-knit family and neighborhood. He grew up the...