Better Health with Diverse Data Sets


Abasi Ene-Obong Dr. Abasi Ene-Obong is the Founder of 54gene. He is a seasoned business leader with extensive experience in the US, UK and Nigerian healthcare industries. Among other notable mentions, Dr. Ene-Obong has been recognized as one of Africa’s young innovators, one of Fortune’s 40 under 40 most influential people in healthcare and is a Bloomberg Catalyst in recognition of his contributions towards accelerating solutions to global health problems. 54gene is a health technology company equalizing precision medicine for Africans and the global population through innovative scientific research, advanced molecular diagnostics and clinical studies. The company is working to ensure that Africa, a genetically diverse population, is adequately represented in drug discovery and other clinical research. See his open and heartfelt discussion with Illumina scientist and bioinformatician Dr. Janina Jeff about the power of genetically diverse data to influence precision medicine for better human health for all populations. Subscribe to the Illumina video channel A global genomics leader, Illumina provides comprehensive next-generation sequencing solutions to the research, clinical, and applied markets. Illumina technology is responsible for generating more than 90% of the world’s sequencing data.* Through collaborative innovation, Illumina is fueling groundbreaking advancements in oncology, reproductive health, genetic disease, microbiology, agriculture, forensic science, and beyond. *Data calculations on file. Illumina, Inc., 2015. View customer spotlight videos View Illumina webinars View Illumina product videos View Illumina support videos Facebook: LinkedIn: Instagram: Twitter: #Genomics #GenomeEra #Illumina #BetterHumanHealth #DiverseDataSets #PrecisionMedicine #Partnership #54Gene #IGF #IlluminaGenomicsForum #LightboxConversations