Top 10 Update: Scalp Cooling for Reducing Chemotherapy Induced Hair Loss
In October 2017, Scalp Cooling for Reducing Chemotherapy Induced Hair Loss was named #10 on the Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2018. This technology works by cooling the scalp down by a few degrees before, during, and after chemotherapy treatments.
Top 10 Update: Neuromodulation to Treat Sleep Apnea
Neuromodulation to Treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea was listed as #2 on the Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2018. Companies are now marketing an implant that in which stimulation is used to open key airway muscles throughout the night.
MIS2017 Recap | Breaking the Code: Will Next-Generation Sequencing Bring Genomics to the Mainstream?
With the steady stream of genetic breakthroughs in the last few years – from the approval of targeted therapies, gene therapies, and direct-to-consumer genetic testing, to the latest reveal of handheld genetic sequencer – it is easy to forget that we are still at the dawn of a new era of genomic medicine.