Michael J Fox’s Parkinson’s Foundation Is Teaming Up With DNA Testing Firm 23andMe

Michael J. Fox’s eponymous Parkinson’s foundation is teaming up with DNA testing firm 23andMe, the group tells Fortune. The new project is dubbed the Fox Insight Data Exploration Network (or Fox DEN) and will serve as the analytics platform for a Parkinson’s study being funded by the actor-advocate-patient’s Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research […]

Data Sheet–Drug Discovery Shifting From Treatment to Cure

Some takeaways from the final day of Fortune’s Brainstorm Health conference in San Diego: * Freda Lewis-Hall, chief patient officer of Pfizer, lamented the sorry state of keeping patients informed about the state of the art in medical technology. “I can know what the Kardashians ate for breakfast this morning,” she said. “But I can’t […]