Meet biopharma finalists for MedCity virtual INVEST event: Register now for Earlybird tickets while they last

Our annual INVEST conference will be held as a virtual event this year. We will highlight the seismic changes in healthcare from July 20-24 and spotlight top startups and growth stage companies and how healthcare innovation is contending with the coronavirus public health crisis. Check out the agenda here and register today. Early-bird Registration...

Best Strength-Training Exercises For Beginners

Starting anything new can be both exciting and confusing, especially when it comes to fitness. If you've just gotten into strength training and have no idea where to begin, we've got you covered. Before you start doing more intense movements like box jumps and burpees, you've got to learn the basic movement patterns,...

Using graphs to develop a deeper understanding of COVID-19

For more than three years, at DZD (Deutsches Zentrum für Diabetesforschung), the German Centre for Diabetes Research, we have been using graph software to help our main research mission, looking at diabetes. Now, we are using the same software to build a new knowledge graph to help fight COVID-19. At the DZD we’ve been...

When to Watch Athlete A, Netflix’s Gymnastics Documentary

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - NOVEMBER 01:  Margaret Nichols of United Staes reacts during day ten of The World Artistic Gymnastics Championships at The SSE Hydro on November 01, 2015 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty images)
2020 has been a banner year for sports documentaries, from the giddy drama of Cheer to the nostalgia of The Last Dance — but Netflix's latest offering will strike a very different tone, detailing the investigations into sexual abuse allegations against former team doctor Larry Nassar and the failures of USA Gymnastics to...

Akili’s long journey to build the first video game as a treatment

Akili received FDA clearance for its first product, a video game intended to improve attention in kids with ADHD. Photo credit: Akili After nearly a decade of work, Akili Interactive received the green light from the FDA to market its video game as a treatment for ADHD. It wasn’t an easy feat, and the...