Google Acquires Lift Labs; the makers of Spoon For Parkinson’s Patients
Google’s latest acquisition is the Lift Labs, the company behind the spoon designed to make Parkinson’s patients’ lives easier. The buying of another biotech company by Google serves to show the companies ambitious initiative to establish itself in the health technology industry. This is said to have been sparked by the company’s co-founder Sergey Brin personal interest.
In 2013, Google became the largest investor in Calico, a company doing research on medical technologies that could extend life. Lift Labs is expected to join Google research division Google X.
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