Apple acquires AI medical start-up Gliimpse: report

The Apple logo is displayed on a screen at Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference presentation at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco on June 13, 2016.(Photo: Gabrielle Lurie, AFP/Getty Images) SAN FRANCISCO — One of Silicon Valley’s tech behemoths is taking a step further into digital medicine. Apple quietly acquired the personal health data start-up Gliimpse, according to a report from Fast Company. Gliimpse takes a patient’s medical records and uses coding to produce a personalized, shareable electronic health record. Anil Sethi, a former systems engineer at Apple with a master’s of science from Johns Hopkins, founded the start-up in 2013, according to his LinkedIn profile. Apple did not immediately respond for comment. The Cupertino, Calif.-based tech giant has been expanding into digital health since releasing its HealthKit app — which…

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