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New technologies for biomedical sciences, 2014

Question: What in your opinion will be the most exciting new technologies for biomedical science (including medicines research and development) by 2020?

Top answers summarised as the major themes:

  1. Genetics/Omics
    • Example answersiRNA based therapies; Epigenetics; NGS; Genome editing (CRISPR/Cas9); GWAS; Optogenetics
  2. Medical devices/materials
    • Example answersCompanion diagnostic/bedside tests; In situ devices; Home monitoring devices; Less invasive biomarkers and health monitoring devices
  3. Regenerative medicine
  4. Imaging
    1. Example answersFunctional imaging; Molecular imaging; X-ray microscopy; Free electron lasers
  5. Nanotechnology
  6. Modelling system technology
  7. Other
    • Example answersAntibody-Drug Conjugates (ADCs); Bacteriophage treatments