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Trending News Today: State Licensing a Challenge for Amazon's Foray into Pharmacy – Specialty Pharmacy Times

Amazon’s ongoing push to enter the pharmacy market may be inhibited by the stringent requirements associated with obtaining the various US state licenses required to market drugs and devices, according to an article by STAT. The report noted that several errors by PillPack, which Amazon acquired earlier this year for $ 1 billion, illustrate the… Read More »

Alphabet merges DeepMind and health efforts into Google

Alphabet is merging part of its London-based artificial intelligence company DeepMind into sister company Google. DeepMind executives say the team that created a mobile app to alert healthcare providers to hospital patients at risk of deteriorating will join a newly formed Google division, called Google Health. The unit is being headed by David Feinberg, the… Read More »