DNAnexus and Oracle Collaborate to Advance Precision Health

April 10, 2024 | 2 minute read
Dan Spellman
Global AI Cloud Director, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Oracle
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DNAnexus, Inc., the provider of the Precision Health Data Cloud, today announced that it will collaborate with Oracle to advance precision health.

This visionary endeavor is intended to drive scientific breakthroughs and improve patient outcomes globally by accelerating innovation in genomics and healthcare. This collaboration will:

  • Focus on connecting Oracle’s and DNAnexus’ respective ecosystems. This includes making the DNAnexus platform seamlessly available to global Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, Oracle Health, and Oracle Database customers. In addition, customers will be able to use OCI integration services for their healthcare applications.
  • Leverage Oracle’s expertise in accelerating AI pipelines and its industry partnerships to bring global customers even faster genomic analysis and better AI models. DNAnexus is already using OCI AI infrastructure to run genomic reports.

“Oracle’s focus on the simultaneous rapid global deployment of its cloud and electronic health records align very well with our industry-leading platform, which allows scientific innovators and healthcare professionals to manage, analyze, and collaborate on multi-omic, clinical, and real-world data,” said Thomas Laur, CEO at DNAnexus. “This connected ecosystem will enable users to reimagine the future of health, accelerate scientific discovery, and improve patient care.”

“Through our collaboration with DNAnexus, we believe we can help improve patient outcomes by connecting and delivering leading platforms for our customers,” said Dan Spellman, Global AI Cloud Director, Oracle. “Oracle’s vast ecosystem of partners and global footprint of 69 cloud regions is helping organizations accelerate innovations in healthcare and life sciences. Paired with DNAnexus’ expertise in genomic data management and analysis, we’re ultimately unlocking new insights and driving advancements in personalized medicine and healthcare.”

For more information, please stop by the Oracle or DNAnexus (booth 28) booths at BioIT World Conference & Expo, taking place April 15-17th in Boston.

About DNAnexus
DNAnexus enables biomedical organizations to accelerate scientific discovery and improve patient care with the Precision Health Data Cloud. The company provides scientific innovators and healthcare professionals with the ability to manage, analyze, and collaborate on multi-omic, clinical and real-world data to unlock insights. DNAnexus actively manages more than 105 petabytes of data on behalf of a growing network of collaborations with leading pharmaceutical, clinical diagnostic, academic research, biobank, and government organizations. Today, more than 45,000 users across 48 countries and over 130 enterprise customers are harnessing the full potential of their data with the scalable and secure Precision Health Data Cloud. DNAnexus is headquartered in Mountain View, Calif. For more information, visit www.dnanexus.com or follow @DNAnexus.


Dan Spellman

Global AI Cloud Director, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Oracle

Dan leads AI Cloud engagements for healthcare and life sciences at Oracle, as well as Oracle Cloud collaborations with NVIDIA for HCLS. This aligns a life-long love of cutting-edge technology with a passion for applying that to help transform healthcare and save lives. To discuss using AI/ML & Accelerated Computing (GPU compute) for your healthcare or life science organization, please email dan.spellman@oracle.com.

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