Indian start-up ecosystem has been steadily growing with over 5200 start-ups in the country today. India has become the world’s third-largest start-up ecosystem, and is projected to cross 10,000 by 2020! This infographic throws light on the healthcare (health-tech) start-up landscape of the country and provides an overview of the funding scenario, government initiatives, start-up hotspots, categorization of start-ups based on service offerings and some interesting examples.
Digital technologies are revolutionizing the healthcare industry. In 2020, this market is estimated to reach $200B. These technologies have reinvented the healthcare across the patient lifecycle. With the emergence of smarter devices, mobile solutions and patient-centered technologies, the healthcare industry is transforming from disease management to disease prevention.
Malignant Pleural mesothelioma is a relatively rare but aggressive form of cancer with very poor prognosis. Platinum-based chemotherapy has been the only therapeutic option in first-line. Currently, the efficacy of second-line therapy remains unproven and is a major unmet need. The diagnostic markers too lack specificity and are yet not effective to detect mesothelioma in early stages.
This infographic highlights the types of pleural mesothelioma, current clinical research, biomarkers and future outlook.