The research advances produced by the Icahn Institute and Department of Genetics and Genomic Sciences is routinely featured in the news, research publications, and other media.
Our faculty is frequently featured in the news and in other academic publications.
Tech Insider: Eric Schadt was interviewed re: "Modern genetics means you should say goodbye to privacy." (11/3/2015) Read more
Genome Web: Joel Dudley was interviewed re: "Mt. Sinai Researchers Use EMRs to Identify New Subpopulations of Type 2 Diabetes Patients." (10/29/2015) Read more
Tech Insider: The Icahn Institute was featured in an article re: "We're finally cracking the secrets of what makes us sick." (10/26/2015) Read More
ZDNet: Apple's ResearchKit is a hit with Doctors "Move over HealthKit: Why Apple's ResearchKit is proving the real hit with doctors" (10/16/2015) Read more
Fox News: Eric Schadt was quoted re: Asthma Health app results "Researchers 'delighted' with results of iPhone Asthma Health app" (10/2/2015) Read more
We publish our own press releases highlighting the work of our accomplished faculty and staff.
Mount Sinai Scientists Develop New Approach for More Accurate and Comprehensive Whole Genome Assembly, Variant Discovery and Interpretation
June 29, 2015 - A new strategy for uncovering difficult-to-detect, complex forms of genomic variation associated with human disease
Gift to Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Establishes Harris Center for Precision Wellness
June 25, 2015 - Center Will Develop Innovative Approaches to Health Monitoring and Wellness Management
In addition to being featured in print and web articles, our faculty also appear in educational and news-based videos.
April 24, 2015
CBS This Morning
Eric Schadt, PhD, appeared on CBS This Morning TV program to discuss ethical questions regarding a new gene editing technology applied in humans. Watch the video
May 4, 2015
Eric Schadt, PhD, discusses Apple's new ResearchKit and our Asthma App with David Pogue, a well-known tech journalist. Watch the video
April 17, 2015
Jose Clemente, PhD, discusses new research findings on the human microbiome, the trillions of bacteria harbored in the body that are essential to our well-being. Watch the video
John Martignetti, MD, PhD, presents a novel and efficient pipeline for precision-based circulating tumor DNA detection in cancer patients. Watch the video
March 11, 2015
Eric Schadt, PhD, gave a live interview with Cory Johnson on BloombergTV to discuss the recent launch of Apple's new ResearchKit and our Asthma App. Watch the video
March 9, 2015
Apple announced the launch of ResearchKit and Mount Sinai was one of 5 featured launch partners with our Asthma Health App. Watch the video