Cellnovo

By Brian Dolan 10:24 am February 10, 2012
London-based Cellnovo commercially launched its cellular-enabled diabetes management system and insulin pump this week in the UK. The company also launched a usability trial of its offering with 100 patients who have type 1 diabetes. The study will take place at "ten of the leading diabetes centers across the UK" according to the company and it and will include patients who are both adults and...
By Brian Dolan 09:39 am September 13, 2011
London, UK-based mobile diabetes technology startup Cellnovo inked a deal with Johnson & Johnson company LifeScan that sees the startup embedding LifeScan glucometer technology into its mobile health offering. Cellnovo's system includes an insulin patch pump and a touchscreen handset that transmits patient data via cellular networks to a secure online portal that both patients and healthcare...
By Brian Dolan 10:13 am June 13, 2011
Mathew discusses LifeScan's prototype iPhone BGM app in 2009 In early 2009 at an iPhone 3.0 launch event, Apple demonstrated how a LifeScan blood glucose meter could connect to the iPhone. Anita Mathew from LifeScan, a Johnson & Johnson company, demonstrated the prototype iPhone application that would let users upload glucose readings from their connected blood glucose monitors direclty to...
By Brian Dolan 04:25 am April 14, 2011
In the short three months since 2011 began already investors have announced or disclosed to the SEC nine investments in various mobile and wireless health startups. More than a year ago we tallied up the 15 venture capital deals announced during all of 2009. Clearly investment in mobile health and interest has come a long way since then -- this year also saw the planned launch of Rock Health Fund...