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.  

 

Mobilising the public to combat the antimicrobial resistance crisis

Ford Stewart|11th January 2019

Antimicrobial resistance is one of the greatest threats to human health, according to the World Health Organisation. So why doesn’t the public seem bothered? BLH Account Executive Ford Stewart examines this issue and explores what we could do to spark behaviour change. 

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Q&A with Dr Timothy Vollmer, leading MS Neurologist

Blue Latitude Health|11th December 2018

Blue Latitude Health sits down with key opinion leader and specialist neurologist Dr Timothy Vollmer to better understand the paradigm shift in MS treatment. He explains the challenges neurologists face when making treatment decisions, and why patients need to be treated with more efficacious drugs earlier on.

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Report: Achieving launch excellence in the challenging healthcare markets of today

Blue Latitude Health|10th December 2018

Our in-depth report is based on original data and expert interviews, which coupled with our own experience, ensures we give you the best recommendations for achieving launch success in challenging markets.

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