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How Precision Medicine is Changing Clinical Trial Recruitment

October 24, 2019
By Elizabeth Whittington, LunaDNA Contributor When President Barack Obama introduced “precision medicine” in his 2015 State of the Union, many in the medical field were already familiar with the term. But for the general public, the Precision Medicine Initiative sparked a new way of thinking about disease treatment and prevention;…

Here’s How Pharmacogenomics Is Changing Medicine For The Better

October 24, 2019
There are currently more than 40 drugs approved to treat depression. For many patients, it can be an experience in trial and error to determine what drug or combination works the best with the fewest side effects. In an ideal situation, your genetic profile could inform your doctor the best…

Give More and Get More With Your Electronic Health Records

September 17, 2019
Now, you can directly contribute to research and earn ownership shares when you upload your digital health records to LunaDNA™ beginning today! LunaPBC™, the public benefit corporation behind LunaDNA, reached a milestone today announcing our partnership with Medfusion. The partnership enables LunaDNA members to access electronic health records (EHR) privately…

Your Health Records, Your Rights: Here’s What To Know About Your Electronic Health Records

September 17, 2019
As much as 30% of the entire world’s stored data is generated in the healthcare industry, where a single patient history typically generates ~80 megabytes in imaging and electronic health data each year. The explosive growth in digital medical data allows healthcare providers to take advantage of greater intelligence in the care…

LunaPBC Partners with Medfusion to Launch Electronic Health Record Integration, Supporting Community-Driven Research

September 17, 2019
San Diego, Calif. | September 10, 2019 | 8:00 a.m. PT — LunaPBC™, founder of LunaDNA™, the first community-owned genomic and health data platform — now enables members to access their electronic health records (EHRs) in the LunaDNA platform via Medfusion’s Patient Data Application Program Interfaces (APIs). This integration expands…

New Ideas Emerge in Alzheimer’s Research

September 17, 2019
Take a look at any recent major news publication. Information about the latest scientific discovery or technological advancements can be found in nearly every issue. Yet for a disease that currently affects over 5 million Americans and is projected to affect almost 14 million by 2050, shockingly little progress has…