Precision Medicine

Direct to consumer genetic testing
By Mike Miliard 03:16 pm January 15, 2018
A growth projection of 25.6 percent by 2022 is expected, says new Kalorama report, and so are changes in the doctor-patient relationship.
Cher sues Soon-Shiong
By Jessica Davis 12:27 pm January 10, 2018
The iconic entertainer claims the biotech mogul lied to the LA Times about knowing she was a stakeholder in Altor Biosciences.
Future-proofing precision medicine
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By Intel 09:51 am January 10, 2018
Bryce Olson, global marketing director, health and life sciences at Intel Corp., discusses the data explosion.
GE Healthcare  Roche oncology platform
By Bernie Monegain 03:43 pm January 08, 2018
Companies will employ advanced analytics to develop clinical decision support software for earlier diagnoses and targeted treatment.
precision medicine

Robert Green, MD, a medical geneticist at Harvard Medical School and co-founder of Genome Medical, speaking at the HIMSS Precision Medicine Forum in Boston last June.

By Bill Siwicki 12:22 pm January 05, 2018
The company wants to help employer groups offer genetic testing to employees through confidential consults with providers and includes a telemedicine option.
Baptist Health South Florida
By Mike Miliard 10:53 am January 05, 2018
The Cancer Center will deploy data and analytics tools for clinical research and personalized treatment at the new Miami Cancer Institute.
google vs microsoft
By Tom Sullivan 09:44 am January 05, 2018
The tech giants both participated in a VC round and three days later, each had also invested in another emerging company with cutting-edge technology tailored for healthcare.
decode human immune system

A virus and antibodies under a microscope.

By Bernie Monegain 12:32 pm January 04, 2018
The aim is to create a universal blood test that detects autoimmune disorders, cancer, diseases and infections, the companies said.
All of Us program NIH
By Jessica Davis 04:24 pm January 02, 2018
The National Institutes of Health’s Genomic Working Group said researchers should build the program in a systemic way before reaching the planned 1 million participants.
Microsoft, Google invest in precision medicine startup DNAnexus

Major tech vendors are making moves into genomics, bioinformatics and precision medicine.

By Bernie Monegain 12:25 pm January 02, 2018
Company will use the $58 million round of financing to advance its cloud-based platform for genomics and biomedical datasets.

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