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Systemic shifts: Steering precision medicine towards success

In today's digital age, scientists and medical professionals are harnessing the power of healthcare data to unravel the genetic foundations of various diseases. But despite the growing portfolio of precision medicines, their integration into healthcare systems is not without its hurdles. This blog explores the challenges and opportunities of integrating precision medicine into healthcare systems. 

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Navigating the data deluge in genomics [report]

In the ever-evolving world of healthcare and scientific research, the rapid growth of genomic data stands out as both a remarkable achievement and a formidable challenge. Our new report, "Scaling genomic data: Addressing the storage, analysis, and accessibility hurdles of large-scale genomic data," sheds light on the complexities of managing this vast ocean of information that holds the key to unlocking the future of personalised medicine.

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The precision medicine technology access challenge

In the age of advanced medical treatments, achieving health equity—in which every individual has the chance to attain their highest level of health regardless of background—is a fundamental yet unmet goal. Despite good intentions, healthcare systems globally face significant challenges in providing equal access and quality of care to all communities.

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The newest advances in Parkinson's research

With Parkinson's disease affecting millions worldwide, the need for enhanced research is both critical and immediate to improve patient outcomes and quality of life. Here, we showcase a curated selection of recent advancements in Parkinson's research. 

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Innovation, collaboration, and competition: Highlights from PMWC 2024

We recently had the privilege of hosting a booth and speaking in the Precision Medicine World Conference (PMWC) 2024, an event that stands at the intersection of technology, medicine, and research. This gathering of the minds is where the future of healthcare is debated, shaped, and set into motion. Our team returned invigorated by the discussions, collaborations, and insights that PMWC fostered, reflecting a shared ambition to redefine the boundaries of personalised medicine. In this recap, we share three pivotal insights that resonated with us and will continue to shape our vision for the future of precision medicine.

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From data to decisions: The impact of digital solutions in clinical genetics

In the realm of clinical genetics, the surge in digital health technology adoption has been remarkable. These innovations, ranging from chatbots assisting with patient admissions to sophisticated machine learning algorithms enhancing genomic analysis and reporting, are revolutionising the delivery of genetic services. They are not only streamlining operations but also ensuring consistent access to healthcare. The abundance of data and the advancement of precision medicine necessitate a digital approach to healthcare interactions, fostering broader access and more tailored care.

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Webinar recap: Empowering ALS families with insights and support strategies

This webinar, hosted by Sano CEO Dr. Patrick Short and featuring Daniel Barvin and Dr. Paul Wicks, offered an in-depth exploration of the challenges and advancements in the field of ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis), particularly focusing on the genetic forms of the disease. 

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Genomics and patient care: Evolving roles and scopes of practice for healthcare professionals

In the rapidly advancing realm of precision medicine, healthcare professionals (HCPs) are witnessing a transformative shift in their roles. This approach, which tailors treatment to the individual's genetic makeup, lifestyle, and environment, demands a new set of skills and knowledge from HCPs – including physicians, nurses, and pharmacists. They are now at the forefront of integrating complex genetic information into patient care, navigating ethical dilemmas, and maintaining an up-to-date understanding of technological innovations. This blog post explores how precision medicine is reshaping the responsibilities and expertise of HCPs, and what this means for patient care.

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Sano Genetics raises $11.4 million led by Plural to power precision medicine revolution with seamless trials

  • Sano Genetics is the only software platform tailored to running precision medicine clinical trials, leveraging AI to manage all aspects from design to patient recruitment, to genetic and other biomarker testing and patient engagement
  • Precision medicine is a fast-growing category - today more than 30% of trials are precision-driven which is predicted to reach 80% by the end of the decade
  • Sano Genetics is experiencing huge demand for its product, experiencing 5x growth ARR year-on-year and now serving four of the major pharmaceutical companies 
  • New funding brings the total raised by the company to $22M to help it meet demand and further automate its processes 

 

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Synergy in science: How collaboration is redefining the landscape of precision medicine


In the realm of healthcare, a pivotal shift is taking place, which we explore in our latest whitepaper: the growing collaboration between academia, biotechnology, and pharmaceutical industries in the field of precision medicine. This evolving partnership is more than a trend; it's revolutionising how we approach the development of new drugs and treatments.

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