Personalized (Precision) Medicine Category

Startup Perthera Aims to Personalize Cancer...

Apr 25, 2015Comments off2937 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

Harnessing the Wisdom of Crowds to Solve To...

Mar 04, 2015Comments off2639 Views

On average CrowdMed patients have been ill for 8 years, have seen 8 doctors and have cost $60,000 Jared Heyman is the Founder and CEO

Oracle on Gigantic Data and Genomics

Feb 23, 2015Comments off2065 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 off1774 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

Do It Yourself Sperm Counts from Sandstone ...

Feb 17, 2015Comments off3529 Views

Pat Salber (@docweighsin) chats with Greg Sommer, Founder & CEO of Sandstone Diagnostics, about their home test for male fertility, named Trak, at the Personalized

Genia Technologies: Democratizing Gene Sequ...

Feb 11, 2015Comments off2770 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 off2226 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

Stanford Health Care: Blending Science with...

Feb 02, 2015Comments off1862 Views

“I am so bullish on the opportunities for us to truly deliver integrated solutions, not only to medical care, but also to health and well-being.”