Digital tool that uses artificial intelligence to support frontline providers by recognizing symptoms and expediting patient diagnosis.
Foundation29, Madrid, Spain
Multifactorial machine learning algorithms
Difficulty in linking disparate symptoms to make a rare disease diagnosis
Foundation 29 has found initial performance for the tool, Dx29, to be high and has confirmed the value hypothesis. Analysis using only symptoms was found to be accurate in 79% of inherited diseases.
Digital collaboration tools to deliver genetic counseling remotely to patients
Children’s National Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
Asynchronous physician consultation app, telemedicine technology
Time and cost incurred by the patient through in-person consultations
The Global Commission has begun to leverage virtual communication tools to increase access to genetic counselling, and to reduce the time and cost burden to the patient for in-person consultations.