Tag Archives: National Institutes of Health

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  • 24 March

    Facial Recognition Software Helps Diagnose Rare Genetic Disease

    Researchers with the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), part of the National Institutes of Health, and their collaborators, have successfully used facial recognition software to diagnose a rare, genetic disease in Africans, Asians and Latin Americans. The disease, 22q11.2 deletion syndrome, also known as DiGeorge syndrome and velocardiofacial syndrome, …

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  • 26 February

    Surescripts Supports White House to Advance Precision Medicine Initiative

    ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today Surescripts, the nation’s leading health information network, announces its support of President Obama’s Precision Medicine Initiative (PMI). Surescripts will participate in the White House Precision Medicine Initiative Summit and pledge its support to provide Surescripts’ infrastructure and technology to help the Precision Medicine Initiative aggregate the medical …