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Dr. Jessica Mega and Verily’s intersection of health, data, and research

A look at Silicon Valley’s efforts to combine biotech and big data in the service of 21st-century medicine.

Dr. Jessica Mega is the co-founder and chief medical and scientific officer of Verily, a life sciences company owned by Alphabet. She is helping lead Silicon Valley’s efforts to combine biotech and big data in the service of 21st-century medicine. For Verily, the current crisis is seeding that process with Project Baseline, which is expanding access to Covid-19 tests in the Bay Area.  My California Sun conversation with Dr. Jessica Mega.