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DNA testing coming to iPhones? ResearchKit could herald new medical era

Oscar Raymundo | May 7, 2015
Soon the iPhone could be more than just the thing we use to take selfies. Apple is planning to make the iPhone a device that could potentially save your life.

Why this matters: Considering Apple has sold over 750 million iPhones to date, DNA testing and "gene-sharing" could become a common practice--providing medical researchers with more accurate data to help treat and prevent serious genetic diseases and conditions. 

 

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