Tag: Modern Medicine
Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis: Should You Get PGD?
Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) is a way to screen embryos for specific genetic diseases …
June 1, 2019Read More
Lawyers, Increasingly Busy With Billable Hours, Look to Delay Childbearing by Freezing Embryos and Eggs
Because of a long career path from college to law school to the bar exam to a clerkship, an …
February 27, 2019Read More
From My Perspective: Family Equality Council's LGBTQ Family Building Survey
The 2015 marriage equality ruling that legalized same-sex marriage nationwide evoked rapid change …
February 19, 2019Read More
Mommy and Data
In recent years, “femtech” companies have brought to market a wide array of products and services …
January 5, 2019Read More
Precision Medicine Moves from Promise to Reality
Sema4 was founded to bring precision medicine to health care systems. The idea was to bring teams of scientists, data engineers, and clinicians to work together to advance precision medicine approaches.A big data-driven approach to medicine could help researchers assess underlying mechanisms of disease, develop accurate diagnostics for the early identification or prevention of disease, and match optimal treatments to patients based on their disease, history, and environment.
October 1, 2018Read More