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Proteus makes 'smart pills' embedded with sensors that tell your doctor when you've taken your medication. It announced a clinical trial in cancer on Thursday.

We got a look at the pitch deck of buzzy Silicon Valley health-tech startup Sempre Health. It reveals how a $4 billion industry is ripe for disruption...

Startup Sempre Health has raised $10.5 million to take aim at a well-known problem with people and their pills: they don't always take them.

Dispensed: A big week for digital health IPOs, what happens when a $2.1 million drug can’t get to the kids who need it, and what a top health-te...

Welcome to Dispensed, our weekly dispatch of healthcare, biotech, and pharma news from Business Insider.

Healthcare startups like Flatiron Health, One Medical, and Oscar Health all use an eerily similar font. We investigated why.

The companies made the font choices to stand out from traditional tech and healthcare companies, their design chiefs told Business Insider.
Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes.

Everyone’s talking about a new documentary about how Theranos failed. Here are the stories of 9 other healthcare startups that flamed out.

Theranos, Drugstore.com, and sleep-tracker Hello are among the healthcare startups that have closed down in the past five years.

A startup that makes a new iPhone ultrasound device, whose chief medical officer used it to diagnose his own cancer, just raised $250 million

A portable ultrasound that can fit into your pocket could help make strides in increasing the accessibility of healthcare and decreasing the time it takes to get a quick diagnosis.
Cigna CEO David Cordani.

One of the largest health insurers in the US is launching a $250 million venture fund

Cigna on Wednesday launched a $250 million venture fund, called Cigna Ventures.  Cigna Ventures will be tasked with finding startups and growth stage companies in healthcare, specifically with focuses on analytics, digital health, retail, and managing and delivering care.

A Costa Rican company just went public and is set to disrupt an outdated breast implant industry

Costa Rica-based Establishment Labs, maker of Motiva Implants, is gearing up for FDA clinical trials after going public last week.
Flatiron Health founders Zach Weinberg and Nat Turner.

$1.2 billion startup Flatiron Health is leaving the Flatiron neighborhood behind as it amps up its cancer technology

BI PRIME: Flatiron is moving into a 108,000 square-foot space at One SoHo square, a space that's almost twice the size of its current office at 250 Fifth Ave.

DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: MEDITECH taps Arcadia to strengthen EHR offering — VA awards 1Vision $260 million telehealth deal — UnitedHealthc...

MEDITECH is collaborating with Arcadia Healthcare Solutions to strengthen its population health management offering by integrating new data into its EHR system.