Donor Matching

Services: Machine Learning
machine learning in healthcare

CHALLENGE

Bone marrow transplant recipients receiving donations from relatives, commonly the only viable donor pool, were rejecting transplants and sometimes dying from poor HLA fit.

SOLUTION

Built machine learning-based system to efficiently and accurately identify best donor match from thousands of online DNA profiles for biotech company that develops high speed DNA sequencers and software.

OUTCOME

Dramatically improved transplant success by reducing transplant rejection.