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Reece Armstrong

Reece Armstrong RLS

Reece Armstrong is a reporter for Digital Health Age, Medical Plastics News, European Pharmaceutical Magazine and Med-Tech Innovation. He has a MA in Media & Journalism and a BA in Popular & Contemporary Music from Newcastle University. His interests include health, technology, videogames and he is a keen performer of live original music.

He can be contacted at reece.armstrong@rapidnews.com

In his first Editor's Desk focus, Reece Armstrong asks whether it's time pharmaceutical manufacturers change their approaches to the way drugs are developed, in response to changing healthcare needs around the world. more

Latest Issue

Medical device maker, Phillips-Medisize has released a connected health platform to help improve the way people take medication when using connected health devices. more

Technology

Digital Innovations Hubs are to be created in the UK to help connect data and fast-track treatments for a range of important diseases like cancer, heart disease and asthma. more

News

In the last of a series of articles surrounding the Pfizer Healthcare Hub: London, founder and CEO of Illumr, Jason Lee, talks to reporter Reece Armstrong about the use of AI and data within healthcare. more

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In the second of a series of articles surrounding the Pfizer Healthcare Hub: London, Medopad’s Alex Gilbert, Partnerships, sits down with Digital Health Age reporter Reece Armstrong to discuss how remote patient monitoring is impacting patient care. more

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Manager for the Pfizer Healthcare Hub: London, Dr Hamish Graham, talks to reporter Reece Armstrong about how the Hub is helping healthtech start-ups across the UK and why digital innovation is vital to the NHS. more

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A delegation from Manchester is heading to the US to showcase the city’s strength in the life sciences sector. more

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Partner to the healthcare and pharma industry, Gerresheimer has announced it will complete its product portfolio of prefillable syringes through an exclusive licence from West Pharmaceutical Services. more

Technology

Three healthtech start-ups have been selected by biopharmaceutical company Pfizer to help get their technologies adopted onto the NHS. more

News

Global pharmaceutical company Roche has acquired a mobile diabetes platform to bolster its digital health services. more

News

A dissolvable adhesive patch has been developed to offer a ‘painless’ alternative to the flu vaccine, which is traditionally delivered by injection. more

Technology

The FDA has released a statement regarding plans that help regulate digital health technologies. more

News

Life sciences organisations MedCity and the Northern Health Science Alliance (NHSA) have called upon the newly formed government to reinstate a life sciences minister. more

News

The potential benefits of genomics are well documented in healthcare, European Pharmaceutical Manufacturer reporter Reece Armstrong examines the latest developments in the field. more

Opinion

Provider of pre-filled drug delivery systems Vetter and medical device company Microdermics have announced a strategic cooperation agreement to develop microneedle drug delivery systems. more

News

The results from the asthma arm of the world’s first digitally enhanced Randomised Controlled Trial (RCT) have been announced. more

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An expensive cholesterol drug, evolocumab, which is prescribed on the NHS, is claimed to do nothing to prevent fatal heart attacks and strokes and a coalition of doctors have called for it to be withdrawn from use. more

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EPM speaks to clinical technology company Medidata Solutions, to understand how the company is utilising digital health to aid clinical trials. more

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A snap poll conducted by Endpoints News has gauged the biotech industry’s reception to the travel ban imposed by president Donald Trump. more

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Tablet tooling manufacturer to the pharma industry, I Holland, will host a webinar entitled ‘How to solve tabletting problems with innovative solutions’ on 29 September as part of its 70th anniversary celebration. more

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