Today is World DNA Day, the annual, global celebration of the discovery of the DNA double helix structure. This year is even more special, as we are celebrating both the 20th anniversary of the Human Genome Project’s completion and the 70th anniversary of the discovery of the DNA double helix.
There is no greater barrier against innovation than searching and inventorying good practices from everywhere and trying to implement them as such, without nuance, in completely different social, economic and cultural environments.
East-West inequalities in cancer, the turning point of Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan, can only be solved in Eastern Europe. In Bucharest, Sofia, Vilnius, Riga, Belgrade, Pristina or Chisinau, not elsewhere. European funds must follow this reality.
3rd of May 2022: the European Commission launched the European Health Data Space (EHDS), one of the central building blocks of a strong European Health Union.
Fast forward to 2022: Today, a genome can be read with high accuracy, edited, and even rewritten. Genomics is redefining every medical specialty and changing standards of care on the whole continuum of care.
Behaviour: The missing piece of the health innovations
Covid-19 and the pandemic. Building forward better.