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Tyto Care makes telehealth equipment for at-home doctor’s exams. These hand-held, modular tools are used to examine the heart, lungs, skin, ears, throat, abdomen, and body temperature, and sends the information remotely to a clinician. Tyto Care has raised an additional US$9 million, bringing its Series C round to a total of US$33.5 million. The company plans to use the funds to expand into remote and rural communities in the USA, Europe, Japan and China through strategic partnerships.
Proteus Digital Health has launched an oral chemotherapy equipped with its ingestible sensor. The digital pill will be used to treat stage 3 and 4 colorecal cancer patients with capecitabine, and provide feedback to physicians by reporting the time, dose, and type of chemotherapy taken. This gives physicians a better opportunity to intervene if patients are not taking their medication correctly or miss a dose.