Category: bone

  • UCB licenses AI tech for spinal fracture detection to ImageBiopsy

    An artificial intelligence-based tool for identifying hard-to-detect spinal fractures, developed by Belgian drugmaker UCB, has been licensed out to ImageBiopsy Lab for further development. The digital health tool, known as BoneBot, applies machine learning to X-rays to detect ‘silent’ or asymptomatic fractures in the vertebrae of the spine, a feature of the bone-wasting disease osteoporosis […]

  • Inozyme plans $75m IPO as it heads for clinic with rare bone diseases drug

    US biotech Inozyme Pharma is the latest to jump on to the IPO bandwagon, setting terms for a $75 million stock market launch, as the firm gears up for clinical trials of its lead drug for rare bone diseases. Based in Boston, Massachusetts, the company plans to raise $75 million by offering 5 million shares […]