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The Scripps Translational Science Institute (STSI) will present its sixth annual educational conference exploring the latest advances and challenges in the...
- Wednesday, January 16th, 2013
Genetic sequencing technology is altering the way cancer is diagnosed and treated, but traditional specimen handling methods threaten to slow that...
- Friday, January 4th, 2013
Smartphone apps and add-on gadgets will use saliva, cheek swabs, breath and even tears to run diagnostic screenings that now require a blood sample sent to a la
- Thursday, December 6th, 2012
Scripps Health Chief Academic Officer Eric Topol, MD, appeared on the Tavis Smiley show where he discussed the future of medicine and demonstrated several wirel
- Friday, November 9th, 2012
Mobile technology is changing the way doctors and patients interact, creating health care that’s more preventive than reactive, according to a Men’s Health...
- Friday, November 2nd, 2012
DNA sequencing, wireless biosensors, a pervasive digital infrastructure, super computing, and smartphone adds and apps are revolutionizing health care. This...
- Tuesday, October 16th, 2012
Scripps Health has received a $3.75 million grant from the Qualcomm Foundation to support development of breakthrough digital technologies designed to revolutio
- Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012
Scripps Clinic cardiologist Eric Topol, M.D., appeared on the National Public Radio program Science Friday to discuss new research tying blood type to heart...
- Monday, August 20th, 2012
What is more important: The benefit of taking a cholesterol-lowering statin drug to protect against heart attacks and strokes, or the increased risk of developi
- Monday, August 13th, 2012
In this Medscape Today News video, cardiologist and geneticist Eric Topol of Scripps Health shows off five cutting edge devices that are part of a healthcare te
- Thursday, July 19th, 2012