beSUCCESS Launches Beginning, an Online Platform Connecting Business Interests in Asia
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Seoul, Korea 10th Aug -Beginning (, an ambitious new service launched by beSUCCESS founder and CEO James Jung (Hyun Wook Jung), is an online hub that seeks to bridge businesses, investors, and various government agencies across borders. It also hosts a growing, real-time database that profiles startups in one view, sourcing directly from key players in the Asian startup industry. Since its conception, beSUCCESS has been a leading source of information on…

‘네오펙트’ 소프트웨어 총괄 이사 ‘해외 통신 대기업 거쳐 스타트업에 오기까지···’
531일 전

헬스케어 전문 스타트업 ‘네오펙트(NEOFECT)’는 재활훈련에 게임과 가상현실 요소를 접목한 ‘라파엘 스마트 재활 솔루션’을 제공 중이다. 네오펙트는 작년 10월 미국 샌프란시스코에서 개최된 스타트업 컨퍼런스 ‘비글로벌’에서 런웨이 인큐베이터(Runway Incubator) 상을 수상한 바 있으며 현재 미국에 법인(NEOFECT USA)을 마련해 헬스케어의 본고장인 미국에서 기업 고객과 개인 고객 영업망을 구축 중이다. 국내에서는 대학병원 등 기업 고객을 대상으로 라파엘 스마트 재활 솔루션을 제공해왔지만, 올해는 누구나 쉽게 전문 재활 솔루션 집에서도 사용할 수 있도록 개인 고객을 대상으로 서비스 영역을…

Korea NRC Announced Results On Virtual Reality-Based Rehabilitation
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The National Rehabilitation Center in Korea conducted a study to examine the impact of virtual reality-based exercises combined with standard occupational therapy on distal upper extremity function and the health-related quality of life for stroke survivors. Virtual reality-based treatments have become one of the fastest growing trends in healthcare, but none of the previous studies had provided detailed, quantitative information about the impact of technology on the effectiveness of the rehabilitation process….

Korean Startups Are Targeting the Next Generation of Wearables
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Wearables gained huge popularity during 2015 with high-profile releases such as the Apple Watch and Pebble Time bringing wearables truly into the mass consciousness. Wearables are now high demand items and are on course to be one of the biggest tech trends of 2016. While early wearables were often criticised as useless accessories for tech geeks, in 2015 we saw the first popular applications make their way into everyday life and gain…

NEOFECT Announces A New Technology For Stroke Rehabilitation
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November 3 – Seoul, South Korea – NEOFECT, a smart rehabilitation solution startup, has announced the launch of two new products within their RAPAEL Smart Rehabilitation System: RAPAEL Smart Body, and RAPAEL Smart Kids. The RAPAEL Smart Rehabilitation System combines wearable bio-feedback devices and software, which are designed to improve the recovery process for patients with central nervous system disorders. NEOFECT’s first product, RAPAEL Smart Glove, brings gamification into rehab exercise for…

Rehabilitation Solution Startup NEOFECT, Receives ISO and CE mark to expand to EU market
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October 26, Seoul, Korea – Smart rehabilitation solution startup, NEOFECT announced on Oct. 26th that they received the ISO 13485 certificate (Quality Management System for the design and manufacture of medical devices) and the CE mark. NEOFECT builds an international standard quality management system providing a consistent service by eliminating any problems of damage or deterioration in all processes regarding production, storage and delivery of medical devices through receiving the ISO 13485 certificate….

NEOFECT shows how a robotic glove can help stroke victims
715일 전

Editor’s note : This article ‘NEOFECT shows how a robotic glove can help stroke victims’ was orginally published by e27’s Elaine Huang Meet NEOFECT, a South Korean tech company that wants to change the face of rehabilitative therapy for victims of stroke and other brain trauma. Founded by Hoyoung Ban, who is also the CEO, NEOFECT is doing that with RAPAEL, a US$1,000 robotic glove that runs on Android and connects to…

“노동집약적 재활 치료 분야, IT 기술로 새 시장 열어갑니다” – 네오펙트 반호영 대표 인터뷰
  ·  1098일 전

▲네오펙트 반호영 대표 로봇 분야 등 다양한 기술이 발전하면서, 우리 삶의 상당히 많은 부분을 기계가 사람을 대체하고 있다. 하지만 여전히 재활 치료는 사람의 손길이 필요한, 노동 집약적인 분야 중 하나로 꼽힌다. 환자의 움직임 상태를 세밀하게 살펴보고, 환자가 치료에 잘 임할 수 있도록 유도하며 다음 재활 치료 단계를 선정하는 데에서 의료원이 필요하기 때문이다. 그런데 해외에서는 이 재활 치료 분야에서도 사람 대신 IT 기술을 활용하는 일이 늘어나고 있다. 하지만 아직 초기 단계의 시장이기 때문에…