Yale Researchers Join NIH Bridge2AI Program
The use of AI to analyze complex datasets presents a groundbreaking opportunity to answer questions previously beyond the reach of biomedical researchers. The Bridge2AI program will support the creation of accessible, AI-ready datasets that can be used multiple times for a range of medical challenges.
Lucila Ohno-Machado, MD, PhD, MBA, Will Lead Biomedical Informatics and Data Science
Lucila Ohno-Machado, MD, PhD, MBA, has been appointed deputy dean for biomedical informatics and will lead the newly created free-standing Section for Biomedical Informatics and Data Science, effective this fall.
Business Here’s why pharma is happy to help foot the bill for this $750,000 drug
Kristen Lasko cried tears of relief in late December when she read online that an experimental drug that could help her 3 1/2-year-old son, Max, had finally been approved. Kristen and her husband, Jonathan, quickly pivoted to getting their cheerful, blond boy access to the only approved medicine for a devastating, muscle-wasting disease. The drug, Spinraza, would carry a staggering price: $750,000 for the first year.Source: The Washington Post