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DTX Innovation November 14, 2023 World Diabetes Day: Startups Delivering Solutions without the Sugar Coating 🍬

World Diabetes Day, celebrated on 14 November, is an opportunity to spread awareness about the condition and its complications, whilst advocating for better management and care of affected patients. This year’s slogan “know your risk, know your response”, implies that recognising one’s diabetes risk is crucial to supporting disease prevention, while early diagnosis and timely …

Data DTX Innovation November 8, 2023 Infographic: Secondary Health Data Sharing Across the EU 🩺

Data is an indispensable part of today’s world, with vast amounts being generated every second. The healthcare industry is no exception to this rule. The European Health Data Sharing Space, or EHDS, is an opportunity for startups to scale life-changing innovations across the EU. The platform offers to provide high-quality insights based on secondary health …

DTX Startups October 9, 2023 Making Universal Access to Mental Health Care a Reality: Startup Initiatives

On the occasion of World Mental Health Day, we echo the significance of mental well-being. This year’s theme, “Mental health is a universal right” underscores the importance of the democratisation of mental health care and the need for accessible support for every individual around the world. In an era where technology and innovation are at …

DTX Innovation Policy Uncategorized September 28, 2023 Exploring the Path to Medical Device Regulation Compliance

A medical device, such as a thermometer or pacemaker, is a tool designed for healthcare purposes, including diagnosis, treatment, monitoring, and prevention of medical conditions. As technology continues to advance at an unprecedented pace, medical devices have become synonymous with cutting-edge healthcare solutions, offering the potential of significantly improved patient outcomes.  The Medical Device Regulation …

DTX Policy September 4, 2023 The European Health Data Space: Where Are We At

Just over one year ago, the European Commission proposed the first EU-wide framework for data sharing: the European Health Data Space (EHDS). With stark ambitions to unleash the potential of health data for stakeholders across the care continuum, the EHDS promises to lay the ground-rules for harmonisation and accessing cross-border health data. European co-legislators have …

DTX Innovation July 27, 2023 The Silent Pandemic: Startups Tackling Antimicrobial Resistance

Antibiotics are a mainstay of modern medicine, revolutionising the treatment of infectious diseases worldwide. By killing or preventing bacteria from reproducing and spreading in humans or animals, they make for the most important type of agent in fighting bacterial infections. However, a significant threat to the achievements of the antibiotic era is Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR), …

DTX Innovation July 4, 2023 Startup Solutions Tackling HIV Stigmatisation

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) attacks the body’s immune system, making a person more vulnerable to other infections and diseases. Its transmission remains a major global health concern, affecting more than 36 million people globally, of which 2.3 million people live in Europe. Antiretroviral therapies have been developed to help lower viral loads, fight infections and …

DTX Latest News Open Letter June 12, 2023 Open Letter: A European Health Data Space Fit for Startups

Startup communities came together and sent an open letter on their key asks for the European Health Data Space to policy makers. The letter is co-signed by 12 startup associations and includes 3 key asks from policy makers to ensure the file fulfills its promise to startups & innovation. Download the PDF here. 

DTX Healthtech Charter May 23, 2023 Catalysts in Digital Health Innovation: Accelerators and Grants

Accelerators and grants play a pivotal role in the development of new technologies, spearheading the advance in digital health innovation. Launched in December 2021, the HealthTech Charter serves as a best practice repository of the most empowering policies and measures for digital health innovation across Europe. It provides an opportunity to shape Europe into a …

DTX May 9, 2023 Spotlighting HealthTech Innovation: Apply for the Patient Digital Health Awards

“As the most user-centric companies, startups continue to display their problem-solving abilities in reaction to new challenges, all the while remaining true to their users: patients” Melissa Blaustein, CEO of Allied for Startups shares. It is that time of the year again to spotlight and discover Europe’s best digital health solutions improving the health and …

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