Andrew Thompson: Digital drugs will Transform Healthcare | Health | WIRED





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Published on May 2, 2014

Proteus Digital Health is building tiny ingestible sensors that can be incorporated into existing drugs and paired with wearable and mobile technology to improve medical treatment.
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CEO Andrew Thompson told the audience at Wired Health the the Proteus system will help deal with the burgeoning burden of chronic disease that is taking grip as global middle classes swell. By combining these "digital pills" with a wearable, sensor-packed patch, a mobile phone and cloud computing, patients and doctors will be able to better monitor and treat chronic conditions without the need for endless physical checkups.

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