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J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge 2017


On May 31, 2017, Casdin Capital, LLC. joined 15,000 other participants in the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge in Central Park. The course stretched 3.5 miles with a half-mile uphill section. The event helped to promote fitness and health in the workplace while raising money for a not-for-profit organization in New York City.

Congratulations to the finishers of 2017.


How Did Health Care Get to Be Such a Mess?


The problem with American health care is not the care. It’s the insurance. Both parties have stumbled to enact comprehensive health care reform because they insist on patching up a rickety, malfunctioning model. Read more here.

Baby Genome Sequencing for Sale in China

Baby Genome Sequencing for Sale in China

Chinese parents can now decode the genomes of their healthy newborns, revealing disease risks as well as the likelihood of physical traits like male-pattern baldness. Read more here.