Prediction of susceptible genes associated with diabetes risk

The Institute for Infocomm Research (I²R) is a member of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) family and is Singapore’s largest ICT research institute. Established in 2002, our vision is to power a vibrant and strong infocomm ecosystem in Singapore. We seek to foster world-class infocomm and media research and develop a deep talent pool of infocomm professionals to power a vibrant knowledge-based Singapore. Give me a drop of blood and I can tell you your genetic risk of developing diabetes within the next five to ten years! No, this is not a science-fiction project. It is a scientific project that could potentially revolutionize the field of diagnostic medicine by leveraging the strengths of two techniques—Genome Wide Association Studies (GWAS) and Machine Learning—from two very different disciplines. This…


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