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Monday December 07, 2015

Former Google Life Sciences Unit Renames Itself Verily

If you thought the jokes were bad when Google took on the Alphabet name, wait until the "Verily, I say unto thee" jokes start pouring in. wink

Alphabet Inc's life sciences unit, which was previously a part of the tech company's Google X research and development unit, has picked Verily as its new name as it seeks more visibility in the fast-growing medical technology sector. According to Verily's new website, the company's mission is "to bring together technology and life sciences to uncover new truths about health and disease."