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April 20, 2017

Quantum Computing: Its Emergence and Implications on Information Security

Mark Pecen is the Chairman, ETSITC Cyber Working Group for Quantum Safe Cryptography (QSC) (France), Chief Operating Officer, ISARA Corporation, and Board member, Institute for…

Posted by Mark Pecen

Cybersecurity Medical Devices January 26, 2017

Commentary: Postmarket Management of Cybersecurity in Medical Devices

Over the last 18 months, an alarming number of medical device companies’ challenges with data security have been exposed. In 2015, Hospira’s LifeCare PCA3 and…

Posted by Mike Kijewski

October 20, 2016

Data Democratization Bridges Chasm in Healthcare Ecosystem

Healthcare represents a broader, deeper content set than any other domain by orders of magnitude. Healthcare costs represent 17.6 percent of GDP, which translates to…

Posted by Gary J. Kurtzman, MD

July 10, 2014

Precision Medicine Data Platform, Syapse, Closes $10M Series B Financing

Managing ‘omics data—or the technologies used to explore the roles, relationships and actions of the various types of molecules that make up the cells of…

Posted by Gary J. Kurtzman, MD

January 17, 2014

Tomorrow’s Healthcare Innovation, Today’s Work at Safeguard

No industry is more ripe for change than healthcare in the America. Hindered by payer models that for too long rewarded procedures and prescriptions, healthcare…

Posted by Gary J. Kurtzman, MD

January 7, 2014

Point-of-Care Testing gains ground with BD’s acquisition of Alverix

In 2007, Alverix set out to revolutionize point-of-care (POC) testing–medical tests conducted in the doctor’s office, at a patient’s bedside, in a clinic or even…

Posted by Gary J. Kurtzman, MD

October 7, 2013

Safeguard Announces Final Agenda and Webcast for Investor Day 2013

Safeguard announced the final agenda and webcast information for Investor Day 2013. The event will be held at the New York Stock Exchange tomorrow, October…

Posted by John E. Shave III

June 5, 2013

Safeguard Scientifics Announces Details for 7th Annual Investor Day

SAVE THE DATE! Safeguard Scientifics will be hosting its 7th Annual Investor Day at the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, October 8, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. –…

Posted by John E. Shave III

March 6, 2013

3 Ways Diagnostics Can Cut Healthcare Costs and Improve Patient Outcomes

According to the Institute of Medicine, $750 billion in healthcare spending was wasted in 2009. And while its rate of growth has slowed, healthcare spending…

Posted by Gary J. Kurtzman, MD

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