Taking collaborative innovation to a higher level

Driving innovation is the focus of SOSCIP—an ambitious research and development consortium that is supporting ground-breaking scientific advances in areas with significant commercialization opportunities. Originally established with funding from FedDev Ontario’s Prosperity Initiative, and expanded with a contribution from the Investing in Commercialization Partnerships initiative,  SOSCIP brings academia and industry together to accomplish life-improving research … Read more

Straight from the heart

The human body emits millions of physiologic signals, much of which is conventionally believed to be noise, but what if these signals could provide a deeper understanding of our biology and distinguish a healthy heart from a diseased one, even before symptoms appear? That is precisely what Analytics 4 Life (A4L) is trying to achieve. … Read more

A4L Expands into JLABS @ Toronto

TORONTO, ON – Jan. 16, 2017 – Today, Analytics 4 Life (A4L), a machine intelligence company developing noninvasive, cost-effective medical devices, announced its expansion into JLABS @ Toronto, one of Johnson & Johnson Innovation’s life science incubators. As a resident in the space, A4L has access to a rich ecosystem of cardiovascular medical device development … Read more

OCE Success Story: Analytics 4 Life

Heart disease is the second leading cause of death in Canada and an estimated 1.3 million Canadians are currently living with it. Early detection is crucial to decreasing death rates, but current diagnostic techniques can be invasive and costly. Analytics 4 Life (A4L) has developed an analytics platform with the potential to disrupt the health-care space … Read more

IBM launches Toronto startup hub, enrolls first participant

IBM and the Ontario Centres of Excellence launched a startup hub in Toronto this week, enrolling e-health player Analytics 4 Life (A4L) as its first participant. The IBM Innovation Space is the first program to launch under IBM’s $54 million Innovation Incubator Project, according to a statement. The company put up $24.75 million for the … Read more

A4L Announces IBM Innovation Space Participation

TORONTO, ON – Sep. 22, 2016 – Yesterday at a gathering of IBM executives and Ontario government officials, Analytics 4 Life (A4L), a Toronto-based eHealth company, announced its participation in the new and first IBM Innovation Space. Earlier this year, the Ontario government partnering with the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) and IBM committed $54 … Read more

A4L Announces Research Award from SOSCIP and OCE

TORONTO, ON – Sep. 14, 2016 – Today, Analytics 4 Life (A4L), a Toronto-based eHealth company, announced its second project award by Southern Ontario Smart Computing Innovation Platform (SOSCIP) and Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE). The focus of the new project is to create a proprietary machine learning computational algorithm that can analyze physiologic signals … Read more

Analytics 4 Life Takes The Stress Out Of Coronary Artery Disease Tests

TORONTO, Jun. 8, 2016 /TechPORTFOLIO/ — Data collected and crunched in the cloud aims to replace test that involves radioactive dye injections and running on a treadmill. For a disease recognized as the most common global cause of death – 8.14 million worldwide in 2013 – coronary artery disease is extremely laborious to diagnose. A Canadian … Read more

Unheralded medtech success

An unheralded story of medtech success – How Sapheon went from an idea on the back of a napkin to a $240 million exit to Covidien – MassDevice Welcome to the Medsider interview series, a special new feature at MassDevice, which will appear regularly. All interviews are conducted by Scott Nelson, Founder of Medsider and … Read more

A4L Appoints William E. Sanders, Jr. MD MBA Chief Medical Officer And Nick Leb Chief Financial Officer

TORONTO, Jan. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — A4L (Analytics 4 Life), a medical information technology company that uses advanced signal processing techniques for the purposes of detecting and assessing disease, today announced the appointment of William E. (Gene) Sanders, Jr. MD MBA as Chief Medical Officer and Nick Leb as Chief Financial Officer. “Gene and Nick are … Read more