Dr. Patel serves on several non-profit boards, and has won numerous awards including; 2010 Utah Youth Village Helping Hand Award, 2009 Utah Genius Lifetime Achievement Award, 2006 Utah Technology Council Hall of Fame Inductee, 2006 Ellis Island Medal of Honor, US Small Business Administration's Business Achiever Award, Scientific and Technology Award (State of Utah), Entrepreneur of the Year Award (Mountain West Venture Group) and Scientific and Technology Development Pioneer of Progress Award to name a few. He is also a charter member of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE).
Dr. Patel has also served as co-chair of Governor Huntsman's transition and he is the Chairman of the USTAR Governing Authority board. He is a member of the Life Sciences and Management Board at the University of Pennsylvania and on the National Advisory Board for the University of Michigan's Technology Transfer Office.
Of his new role with Tute, Dr. Patel is excited to be a part of this promising company and states "Tute Genomics provides a unique and valuable solution to analyzing and understanding the human genome, and will play an important role in advancing personalized medicine."
About Tute Genomics:
Tute Genomics is a cloud-based clinical genome interpretation engine that is secure, robust, professional grade, and has the ability to analyze and annotate personal genomes in a rapid and cost-effective way. Whole genome sequencing is transforming research & medicine. Researchers and laboratories are getting flooded with high-throughput genetics data sets, but the ability to infer biological insights and guide decision making lag behind significantly. There is an urgent need for tools to analyze genetic variants
|SOURCE Tute Genomics|
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