Precision Medicine

By Mike Miliard 03:33 pm June 20, 2019
The pioneering Pennsylvania health system has picked Ryu, who most recently served as its chief medical officer, to replace Dr. David Feinberg, who joined Google in 2018.
Intermountain, deCODE launch massive new genetics study
By Benjamin Harris 11:20 am June 14, 2019
The largest U.S.-based genetics study – 500,000 samples drawn from Intermountain Health’s patient population – aims to improve precision medicine.
Medidata acquired by Dassault Systèmes for $5.8 billion
By Nathan Eddy 01:00 pm June 13, 2019
Medidata’s cloud-based services help with the development of therapeutic innovations and clinical operations performance for pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology firms and others.
Multiple myeloma foundation debuts CureCloud to advance precision medicine
By Bill Siwicki 11:21 am June 13, 2019
It will be the first and most comprehensive data hub in multiple myeloma designed to speed the delivery of precision-based treatment to every patient.
Neural dust: Implantable medical devices the size of a grain of sand

Neural dust technology. (Credit: iota.)

By Bill Siwicki 02:11 pm May 20, 2019
One company is working on cutting-edge technology that could change the way providers treat neurological diseases.
By Dean Koh 09:47 pm May 15, 2019
[Correction: An earlier version of this article misstated that Bumrungrad launched the Foundation One CDx panel. The system developed its own panel. The article is now updated. We regret the error.]

Above photo: Associate Professor Peter O'Brien, Chief Medical Officer at GenesisCare. Credit: GenesisCare

By Dean Koh 02:17 am May 07, 2019
Australia’s national science agency CSIRO and GenesisCare, one of Australia’s largest cancer care providers, today announced a A$5.1M research partnership which fo
By Nathan Eddy 11:08 am May 06, 2019
Recursion releases more than 300 gigabytes of data it hopes will be a "playground" for innovative new machine learning applications.
By Rebecca McBeth 02:58 am May 03, 2019
Pinnacle Ventures has launched a pharmacogenomics programme to enable genetic testing to drive personalised prescribing decisions.

Credit: WA Health

By Dean Koh 02:53 am April 26, 2019
Earlier this week, the Western Australia (WA) Government announced the establishment of a new Ministerial Council that will advise the State Government on opportunities to further develop and support precision health advances.

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