Orit Levi

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Breaking Genes
January 17th, 2019

2019-02-01T09:43:44+00:00

JANUARY 17TH, 2019 The shortest bi-weekly genomics research report in the world. Curated by the Emedgene Research Division. To Seq or not to Seq The results of BabySeq project, in which 159 newborns were sequenced to find genetic variants leading to increased risk of an actionable disease, proved [...]

Breaking Genes
January 17th, 2019
2019-02-01T09:43:44+00:00

2018 in Genomics: May you live in interesting times

2019-01-24T15:44:50+00:00

May you live in interesting times seems like an apt description for the year we’ve had in genomics. Significant advances in science, alongside ethical breaches and major privacy concerns. All the while, the sequencing march forward continues with more interest from countries, consumers and more insurance coverage. I polled the Emedgene team on the [...]

2018 in Genomics: May you live in interesting times2019-01-24T15:44:50+00:00

AI & Reanalysis: Close the gap on your past open cases

2018-12-06T14:36:43+00:00

Introduction Reanalysis. With demand for testing accelerating, this is quickly becoming a painful topic for labs. Every patient matters, and deserves the latest science can offer. But reanalyzing an ever-growing number of cases is unsustainable in the long run. If 50% of your cases are unsolved, and you revisit them every 6 or 12 months, [...]

AI & Reanalysis: Close the gap on your past open cases2018-12-06T14:36:43+00:00

Emedgene Wins Israeli Prime Minister’s
Innovation Award 2018

2018-11-22T08:54:07+00:00

It’s been an exciting week for Emedgene. We went from a packed booth at ASHG 2018 in San Diego, meeting some of our friends in leading genomics organizations. Straight to the awards ceremony for the Prime Minister Innovation Award for 2018. Overall, Israel is investing tremendous resources and attention to genomics. The Prime Minister office [...]

Emedgene Wins Israeli Prime Minister’s
Innovation Award 2018
2018-11-22T08:54:07+00:00

AI & Reanalysis: Close the gap on your past open cases

2018-12-06T14:36:53+00:00

Introduction Reanalysis. With demand for testing accelerating, this is quickly becoming a painful topic for labs. Every patient matters, and deserves the latest science can offer. But reanalyzing an ever-growing number of cases is unsustainable in the long run. If 50% of your cases are unsolved, and you revisit them every 6 or 12 months, [...]

AI & Reanalysis: Close the gap on your past open cases2018-12-06T14:36:53+00:00

What is AI? Learn how to separate the substance from the marketing hype

2018-07-23T09:05:50+00:00

Front Line Genomics have done an amazing job creating the Genomic Data 101: 2018 Edition. This thorough introduction to genomic data covers everything from generation, data analysis, storage and compression through use of AI to scale interpretation efforts. The exponential growth in genomic data has strained resources - from both a computing, infrastructure, storage and [...]

What is AI? Learn how to separate the substance from the marketing hype2018-07-23T09:05:50+00:00

Meet us MIXiii BIOMED 2017

2018-11-22T08:49:06+00:00

MIXiii-BIOMED is Israel’s leading event for the life science industry. The 2017 conference is focused on exploring and fueling the innovations and trends that are shaping the future of healthcare systems and life science. Topics covered include precision medicine, genetics, personal diagnosis, treatment and monitoring. We are happy to announce that emedgene has been chosen [...]

Meet us MIXiii BIOMED 20172018-11-22T08:49:06+00:00