In efforts to drive precision medicine in the Asia Pacific region, our portfolio investment company has expanded their R&D operations into Singapore, extending reach throughout regions including China and Japan. This leader in healthcare data management and analytics also announced a research partnership with Singapore Health Services (‘SingHealth’), Singapore’s largest public healthcare group. SingHealth has joined BCP’s BCRQUEST global data network, in a research partnership to accelerate the genetic understanding and clinical research of diseases prevalent in Asian cohorts, including cancer and cardiovascular diseases.
With BC Platforms‘ core strategy being the development of privacy and security driven technology for trusted research infrastructure, this new partnership will then enable a safe build up cohort studies representing Asia’s rich multi-ethnicity, which is of value for life science research as well as clinical decision making
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