Three videos that will change the way you think about genomics

Natasha Cowan|19th February 2018

We have sourced three short videos, which illustrate the innovations transforming the healthcare sector in 2018. From CRISPR Cas9 to digital doppelgangers and the use of blockchain to protect patient’s genetic privacy, we’ve got your thirst for knowledge covered.

What it really looks like when CRISPR snips a strand of DNA

The CRISPR Cas9 gene-editing technique is an important breakthrough in the biotech world, but how does it actually work? Visual Science has developed an accurate 3D animation to demystify the cutting-edge tech and show you what DNA looks like when it’s being edited. 

 

How digital DNA could help you make better health choices

Imagine if you could know how a medication would impact your health before you put it in your body. Genomics researcher Jun Wang explains how he’s developing digital doppelgangers, which could change the way we think about health.

 

Genome on a Blockchain

Is blockchain another buzzword or could the tech help transform healthcare as we know it? Fortune speaks to the experts to learn how blockchain works and, in the accompanying article, describes how it can revolutionise drug development and ensure genetic privacy, all while making customers crypto-money.  

 

Genetic counsellors: the new healthcare influencers?

Natasha Cowan|28th August 2018

Blue Latitude Health explores the relationship between physicians and genetic counsellors, and the impact this has on turning precision medicine into a reality for oncology patients.

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The big question: are you faking your innovation?

Elisa del Galdo|23rd August 2018

Director and Head of Customer Experience Elisa del Galdo reveals the meaning of innovation and why creating a cutting-edge solution is much easier than you think.

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Mastering the precision medicine opportunity

David Cooney|16th August 2018

The rise of precision medicine will transform the pharma business model, challenging the way we commercialise therapies. BLH Senior Consultant and precision medicine expert David Cooney, reveals how you can plan for this change.

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