Eric Schadt

How about a GPS for your DNA?

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About Eric Schadt

Eric Schadt joined Mount Sinai Medical School as the Chair, Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences and as Director, Institute of Genomics and Multiscale Biology. Previously, Dr. Schadt joined Pacific Biosciences as Chief Scientific Officer in June 2009 to oversee the scientific strategy for the company, including creating the vision for next-generation sequencing applications of the company’s technology

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Embrace surprise! Schadt shows how mashing supercomputing with human biology can help scientists break out of linear thinking, uncover complex disease paths, and hone in on treatments.

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