Precision Medicine

Google DeepMind London cancer
By Bill Siwicki 03:13 pm August 31, 2016
The artificial intelligence subsidiary launched a new research partnership to reduce the amount of time it takes to plan radiotherapy treatment for certain cancers.
Buyers Guide Population Health Platform
By Bill Siwicki 11:29 am August 31, 2016
A deep dive into the features healthcare organizations need, obstacles to avoid, and insights from executives who have already made the move to population health management. 
Buyers Guide Population Health Platform
By Bill Siwicki 11:23 am August 31, 2016
Healthcare IT News reviews software designed to provide actionable intelligence from Caradigm, Enli, Forward Health, Medecision, Medicity, Transcend Insights, WellCentive and ZeOmega.
Buyers Guide Population Health Platform
By Bill Siwicki 11:08 am August 31, 2016
Health IT managers who have installed population health platforms in their organizations advise that you pay careful attention to these features before buying.
Precision medicine momentum HIMSS

HIMSS Analytics Director of Research Brendan FitzGerald said that precision medicine tools are being implemented throughout healthcare which is helping to bring the industry closer to more specific treatments for certain diseases. 

By Jessica Davis 10:46 am August 31, 2016
As hospitals shift into patient risk assessment from disease prevention, the need for precision medicine tools will grow, a new HIMSS Analytics study found.
NIH Hopkins FSU Zika
By Jessica Davis 10:18 am August 31, 2016
The research team found two groups that can stop the virus from replicating and protect fetal brain cells.

Xucai Chen, research associate professor of medicine, Pitt Division of Cardiology, and Pittsburgh Heart, Lung and Blood Vascular Medicine Institute

By Mike Miliard 04:58 pm August 22, 2016
Researchers from University of Pittsburgh and UPMC say they're encouraged by what may one day be a new tool to help battle cancer and heart disease: an ultrasound-enabled genetic therapy called sonoporation.
FHIR API precision medicine

Translational Software CEO Don Rule said the new API can be used to integrate testing into clinical workflows and overcome that barrier to the common use of pharmacogenomics. 

By Mike Miliard 09:31 am August 17, 2016
By helping spot gene-based drug interactions, Translational Software says the interface could spur more routine clinical use of genomic data.
precision medicine analytics EHR
By John Andrews 07:05 am August 15, 2016
The promise of genomics and personalized care are closer than many realize. But clinical systems and EHRs are not ready yet. While policymakers and innovators play catch-up, here’s a look at what to know now. 
IBM Watson precision medicine
By Bernie Monegain 09:56 am August 12, 2016
Twenty one hospitals will use the supercomputer and the Watson for Oncology software piloted by Memorial Sloan Kettering in New York to offer personalized care for cancer patients.

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