World Expert in Genetics Joins Human Longevity as Chief Medical Officer
(SAN DIEGO) November 13, 2019 – C. Thomas Caskey, MD, FACP, FACMG, FRSC and Professor, Molecular & Human Genetics at the Baylor College of Medicine, leads HLI’s team to expand genetic assessments to worldwide client base
Dr. Wei Wu He, Executive Chairman of Human Longevity, Inc., said, “Our clients will have the unique opportunity to connect with Dr. Caskey as he provides deep analytical dives into the whole genome sequencing we provide as part of our health assessments at the Health Nucleus center.” The Health Nucleus assessments provide clients with potential risk factors they face for cardiac, cancer, metabolic and cognitive issues. This is provided via integrated looks at the individual’s whole genome sequencing, brain and body imaging via MRI, cardiac CT scan, metabolic tests and more, using machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI).
Dr. Caskey appointment enhances HLI leadership in whole genome genetic interpretation as part of precision and personalized healthcare
Over 5,000 individuals from around the world have already accessed the Health Nucleus assessment and leave with knowledge and recommendations for improving their health. With Dr. Caskey’s role as Chief Medical Officer, HLI has increased its capabilities to provide personalized whole genome genetic interpretation for an objective understanding of a client’s disease risk and its prevention.