Precision Medicine

CRISPR
By Bill Siwicki 02:13 pm January 22, 2018
The gene, Klotho, has potential therapeutic effects in neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's as well as multiple sclerosis, kidney disease, certain cancers and others.
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Hackensack Meridian Health physicians Stuart Goldberg (left) and Andrew Pecora are hosting a HIMSS18 session, “Precise Disease Classification Optimizes Bundled Payments” on March 7.

By Susan Morse 11:42 am January 22, 2018
HIMSS18 presenters explain how Hackensack Meridian matches precision payment to precision medicine with an innovative approach to create ‘lanes of care’ that determine efficacy in terms of both cost and outcomes.
Change Healthcare buys National Decision Support Company
By Tom Sullivan 10:23 am January 18, 2018
The vendor will add cloud computing services for evidence-based medicine to its portfolio.

Photo courtesy of eClinicalWorks

By Tom Sullivan 10:15 am January 18, 2018
The cloud-based electronic health record vendor will be showing new features and functionalities that CEO Girish Navani says make the software smarter so it helps doctors.
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.
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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.
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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.

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