The Sound of Your Voice May Diagnose Disease

June 30, 2016 | Scientific American

How you talk could reveal heart disease or concussions, say researchers and companies developing the novel technology

Can you diagnose disease from the sound of a voice?

June 29, 2016 | STAT

There’s long been talk in medicine about the need to listen more to the patient voice — and now that mantra is being taken literally.

Sonde Health will use MIT voice analysis tech to detect mental health conditions

June 29, 2016 | MobiHealthNews

Boston-based Sonde Health, a recent spin-out of PureTech Health, has licensed a health-focused voice scanning technology from MIT’s Lincoln Laboratories.

Sonde Health wants to apply vocal biomarker tech to detect depression, neurological conditions

June 29, 2016 | MedCityNews

The development of vocal biomarkers to detect things like depression and stress has been an area of interest for some time. 

Sonde Health Advances Novel Vocal Biomarker Analysis Platform

June 28, 2016 | Sonde

Company licenses MIT technology and collaborates with experts to objectively diagnose and monitor medical concerns through vocal cues.

Sonde Health Lands the MIT Tech to Diagnose Medical Conditions from Speech

June 28, 2016 | BostInno

They're analyzing audio clips from users' devices to find mental & physical ailments.

PureTech launches startup to analyze voice samples for signs of disease

June 28, 2016 | Boston Business Journal

Today, PureTech Health is launching a new company based on technology from MIT to analyze subtle changes in a person’s voice as a way to screen for mental health conditions like depression, as well as respiratory and cardiovascular problems.

PureTech startup, MIT to analyze 'vocal biomarkers' for mental, physical conditions

June 28, 2016 | FierceBiotech

Life sciences R&D company PureTech has kept mum on Sonde Health, a company working on a voice-based platform for assessing patient health.

Unfazed by Brexit, PureTech launches Sonde voice diagnostics firm

June 28, 2016 | MassDevice

Life sciences incubator PureTech Health (LON:PRTC), unfazed by the worldwide impact of the U.K.’s vote to leave the European Union, announced its latest venture today: Sonde Health, which aims to use a voice-based technology to diagnose mental and physical ailments.

Sonde Health Uses Vocal Biomarkers To Diagnose Mental And Physical Conditions

June 28, 2016 | MedTech Boston

Sonde Health is developing voice-based technologies capable of diagnosing medical conditions by analyzing vocal biomarkers—acoustic characteristics in the speakers voice.

Sonde Secures MIT Technology for Voice-Based Disease Detection

June 28, 2016 | Wall Street Journal

Amid Brexit Fallout, U.K.-Listed PureTech Debuts Speech Diagnosis Firm

June 28, 2016 | Xconomy

PureTech Health starts companies in cutting-edge areas of biomedical science and often owns them outright. Its latest aims to create software that listens for warning signs of depression in people’s speech patterns.