Advancing precision medicine into everyday practice

information age | Jun 8, 2021 at 11:00 AM
  • Precision medicine is defined by the Precision Medicine Initiative as “an emerging approach for disease treatment and prevention that takes into account individual variability in genes, environment, and lifestyle for each person”.
  • Companies such as Accenture and Avanade, a joint venture between Accenture and Microsoft, are working to raise awareness within the health and life sciences industries around what is possible with the right technology, and how to get the best use of precision medicine for each patient.
  • Accenture and Avanade have invested in an intelligent patient platform for ingesting healthcare data and conforming data to clinical standards that can be clearly translated for the user.