Medidata teams up with Garmin on wearable devices

Medidata ($MDSO) has signed a deal with Garmin to integrate the company's wearable vitals monitor into its cloud-based data tracking technology. Under the partnership, Medidata will use Garmin's vivofit--which measures steps taken, calories burned and hours slept--in clinical trials, streaming patient data into its Clinical Cloud. More

Suggested Articles

The platform uses wearables to continuously collect clinical data from study participants and applies machine learning to analyze the data.

St. Jude, Microsoft and DNAnexus have created a data-sharing and analysis platform to help accelerate pediatric cancer research.

Charles River partners with PathoQuest to offer clients NGS solutions for biologics viral contamination testing and cell-line genetic characterization.