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Genetic editing innovations curing diseases; implants that make people superhuman; government investments that make healthcare more affordable—this page covers the trends and news that will guide the future of healthcare.

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https://www.cryptonewsz.com/blockchain-technology-in-healthcare-its-uses-and-implications/
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With blockchain technology in health care, there will be no need for an administrator, which will be erased by smart cryptography.
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https://www.businessinsider.com/pharmaceutical-companies-novartis-sanofi-starting-think-beyond-drugs-digital-apps-2019-2
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Business Insider
Drugmakers that got their start making pills and injections worth billions are turning their attention to digital therapeutics, enabled by new technology.
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https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/02/clearing-retired-cells-extends-life/459723/
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The Atlantic
<span>A series of experiments in mice has led to what some are calling &ldquo;one of the more important aging discoveries ever.&quot;</span>
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https://www.raps.org/news-and-articles/news-articles/2018/7/china-us-trade-war-hits-medtech-sector
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https://a16z.com/2019/11/19/ai-industrializing-discovery-biology-healthcare/
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One of the defining characteristics in an industrial revolution is the fundamental shift from a bespoke, artisan process to an  industrialized, engineerable, repeatable one. In this video, General Partner on the Bio Fund Vijay Pande describes how we are in the middle of a revolution driven by AI and machine learning that is industrializing discovery itself.
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https://www.statnews.com/2017/08/18/artificial-intelligence-medicine/
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Statnews
Artificial intelligence is coming to medicine. Physicians should define its evolution and be open to the new roles it will open up for them.
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https://www.businessinsider.com/algae-virus-may-be-changing-cognitive-ability-2014-10
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Business Insider
We thought this virus just lived in plants. But not only can it affect people, it may be changing the way their brains work.
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https://www.idigitalhealth.com/news/how-machine-learning-could-detect-medicare-fraud
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HCA News
Researchers found that a random forest learning algorithm was most effective at detecting possible Medicare fraud.
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https://www.lifescienceleader.com/doc/why-collaboration-is-key-to-success-for-d-bioprinting-and-regenerative-medicine-0001
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Life Science Leader
For regenerative medicine as a field to truly advance, it would require an intricate interplay between manufacturers, hospital systems, physicians,...
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https://www.theverge.com/facebook/2020/4/6/21209733/facebook-disease-prevention-maps-covid-19-symptom-reports-privacy
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The Verge
The company’s Data for Good program is expanding. Facebook is introducing new disease prevention maps and a Carnegie Mellon survey.
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https://onezero.medium.com/what-if-an-algorithm-could-predict-your-unborn-childs-intelligence-a546153707de
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Medium
Stephen Hsu’s startup Genomic Prediction offers tests that use genetic data to predict the chance of diseases like diabetes, as well as IQ. Is this the start of designer babies?
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https://www2.deloitte.com/ca/en/pages/deloitte-analytics/articles/omnia-smartmd.html
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Deloitte
SmartMD is an AI-based physician workflow efficiency solution that enhances the patient-physician experience.
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https://www.sciencenews.org/article/human-gene-editing-research-gets-green-light
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Science News
Gene editing research can move forward, but not for reproductive purposes, international summit committee says.
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https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/jan/26/pill-for-loneliness-psychology-science-medicine
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The Guardian
Modern life has led to greater isolation, which can fuel an array of disorders. If there are medications for social pains like depression and anxiety, why not loneliness?
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https://www.theverge.com/2020/3/27/21193904/instagram-therapy-live-sessions-covid-19-coronavirus-posts-influencers
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The Verge
Therapists are using Instagram to help people work through their COVID-19 anxiety. They’re going live, partnering with influencers, and designing posts specifically for the pandemic.
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https://www.theverge.com/21277936/telehealth-english-systems-disparities-interpreters-online-doctor-appointments
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The Verge
Limited English speakers already have a harder time accessing health care in the United States than English speakers do. Doctors moved appointments online when the COVID-19 pandemic started, but those systems are often not accessible to people who speak other languages, like Spanish or Chinese. That could increase health disparities.
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https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/9853354/uk-hiv-free-nation-2030-rates-fall/
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The Sun
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https://worldtruth.tv/the-artificial-womb-is-born-welcome-to-the-world-of-the-matrix/
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World Truth
The artificial womb exists. In Tokyo, researchers have developed a technique called EUFI — extrauterine fetal incubation. They have taken goat fetuses, threaded catheters through the large vessels in the umbilical cord and supplied the fetuses with oxygenated blood while suspending them in incubators that contain artificial amniotic fluid heated to body temperature. For a moment, as you contempl
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https://www.forbes.com/sites/lawrencelight/2020/04/26/how-investors-can-benefit-from-borderless-healthcare-innovation/?sh=475df0dc4338
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Forbes
The U.S. used to be the prime mover in lucrative medical breakthroughs. No more. France’s Tissium, which specializes in tissue reconstruction, shows why.
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https://www.indiatoday.in/india/story/pm-modi-unga-speech-tuberculosis-free-india-by-2025-1603998-2019-09-27
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India Today
Addressing the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York on Friday, PM Modi told the world that India will be free on the deadly disease by 2025.