Genes & genomics Category

Startup Perthera Aims to Personalize Cancer...

Apr 25, 2015Comments off2650 Views

Perthera’s services are an example of the new personalized (or precision) approach to cancer treatment. Pat Salber MD interviews Lee Barrett, Senior Advisor about precision

Oracle on Gigantic Data and Genomics

Feb 23, 2015Comments off1875 Views

Oracle is building open, scalable platforms so that their customers can populate them. Pat Salber (@docweighsin) chats with Oracle’s Jonathan Sheldon (Global VP for Health

A Chat with George Lundberg, Chief Medical ...

Feb 23, 2015Comments off1633 Views

We had a chance to catch up with George Lundberg, MD, former JAMA Editor in Chief of JAMA, current Editor-at-Large of Medscape, and now Chief

Genia Technologies: Democratizing Gene Sequ...

Feb 11, 2015Comments off2665 Views

Smaller, lower cost units will allow DNA sequencing to be decentralized and democratized, making it affordable for patients everywhere Allison Ballmer, Director of International Business

Oxford’s Peter Donnelly on Genomics &...

Feb 05, 2015Comments off2090 Views

The next big challenge will be understanding what the information means for people in terms of risk of disease and guiding diagnosis and treatment when