6 April 2021
Established to coordinate a whole of government effort, Precision Health Research, Singapore (PRECISE) seeks to improve patient outcomes, implement data-driven healthcare and capture economic value through precision medicine.
- Further research insights into the Asian phenotype by analysing the genetic makeup of 100,000 healthy Singaporeans and up to 50,000 patients with specific diseases;
- Improve patient outcomes by piloting the implementation of precision medicine in clinical practice; and
- Create new economic opportunities for Singapore’s healthcare and biomedical technology industry by attracting and anchoring overseas companies while yielding new opportunities for home-grown enterprises.