2014

03/11/2014
  • The Open Research Exchange platform helps nearly 20 researchers design new health measures
  • We partner with The Center for Assessment Technology and Continuous Health (CATCH) to unlock the potential of academic discoveries and bring integrated phenomics to the process of early discovery
  • Results from a survey of PatientsLikeMe members indicate an overwhelming majority (93%) of respondents would be willing to help researchers design better clinical trials
  • A survey published by members of an IOM collaborative shows that 94% of adult social media users with health conditions would be willing to share their health data to help doctors improve care
  • PatientsLikeMe signs first broad research collaboration with Genentech to develop innovative ways of researching patients' real world experiences; initial focus on cancer
  • Patients can now lead research projects on the Open Research Exchange
  • Data for good campaign encourages health data sharing to advance medicine 
  • Survey shows vast majority of people with health conditions are willing to share their health data