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The heavily regulated healthcare technology environment makes it a difficult business to pursue, according to Google's two co-founders, but they remain entranced by its possibilities.


"Generally, health is just so heavily regulated. It's just a painful business to be in," Sergey Brin told technology venture capitalist Vinod Khosla, adding: "I think the regulatory burden in the US is so high that think it would dissuade a lot of entrepreneurs.