Registration is open for @KeystoneSymp inaugural meeting on Digital Health: From Science to Application, keystonesymposia.org/19A5, Jan 2019. Join @eperakslis, Sue Siegal, and me for a deep dive into the science, technology and clinical applications in this emerging field.
Using gene therapy, scientists are edging closer to defeating hemophilia, the inability to form blood clots. That's good news to the 20,000 hemophilia patients in the US who lack one of two proteins needed for blood to clot. nyti.ms/2MO3IKvpic.twitter.com/Jjo0BVKSLm
Scientists created a new tool to calculate a person's inherited risks for heart disease, breast cancer and 3 other conditions. By surveying changes in DNA at 6.6 million places in the human genome, they ID more people at risk than usual genetic tests. nyti.ms/2MPo4mkpic.twitter.com/9iMNnGg7om