JAN 27, 2022
The US is ready for gamified therapy: Video game-based digital therapeutic pioneer Akili is set to go public later this year. We detail why it won’t be the last of its kind to do so as the number of gamers grows in the US.
APR 12, 2022
Akili’s EndeavorRX solution will fully launch later this year, but more than 1,000 physicians have already written prescriptions for it, with two-thirds ordering the treatment multiple times per patient, according to Santosh Shanbhag, CFO at Akili Interactive.
MAR 31, 2021
DEC 10, 2020
Significant partnerships: In early 2019, Akili partnered with pharma company Shionogi to develop its DTx solutions in Asian markets. For context, Akili builds its own commercial distribution platform to scale therapeutics, rather than relying on relationships with pharma companies to roll out its products.
OCT 12, 2021
And in May 2021, digital therapeutics startup Akili secured $160 million to further development of its kids’ video game-based treatment apps for conditions like ADHD and ASD. Investor interest in specialty telemental health areas like ASD should only rise as the number of pediatric cases climb, too:.
DEC 21, 2020
For example, DTx firm Akili was able to release a temporary version of its platform to treat ADHD in children following the FDA’s relaxed mandates—and shortly after earned the FDA’s green light to offer the tool as a prescription treatment.