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    These Innovations Have the Potential to Save Lives

    by | Health
    Mentioned Companies: ALV, DLPH, GOOG, MBLY, TSLA

    We believe that innovation is changing the way the world works and ultimately making it a better place by saving lives, delivering productivity advancements, empowering users and developers, and reducing the environmental and social externalities of economic growth. Below, we highlight a few examples from our previously published research on how disruptive innovation saves lives. […]

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    The Genomic Revolution with Prof. Dr. George Church

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    Today on FYI – For Your Innovation we are joined by Dr. George Church for a high-level discussion with ARK’s genomics analysts, Simon Barnett and Manisha Samy, on the current and future status of the field of genetics. Dr. Church is a pioneer of synthetic biology and an influencer in the field of genomics. He […]

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    Immunotherapy Part 2, with Dr. Daniel Chen MD PhD

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    On today’s show we welcome Dr. Daniel Chen MD PhD, formerly Vice President, Global Head of Cancer Immunotherapy at Genentech/Roche and now Chief Medical Officer at IGM Biosciences to continue our current exploration of immunotherapy in the fight against cancer. In April we spoke to Charles Graeber, author of The Breakthrough, and today we are […]

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    CRISPR Controversy – A conversation with Stanford Prof. Henry Greely

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    On the show today we welcome Professor Henry Greely from Stanford to talk a about the recent developments in the genetic field and particularly the latest controversy around CRISPR technology. Professor Greely is the Director at the Center for Law and Biosciences at Stanford, he’s a Professor of Genetics at the Stanford School of Medicine, […]

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    Understanding DNA, the Human Genome, and the Rise of CRISPR

    by | Health

    In fewer than five years, Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats, or CRISPR genome-editing technology, has taken the scientific community by storm, not only revolutionizing the pace of biological breakthroughs but also promising medicines that cure diseases now considered incurable. Please enjoy a primer to assist in understanding DNA, the human genome, and the rise of […]

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    July mARKet Update Webinar

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    July mARKet update Spotlight: Autonomous Delivery Robots and The Changing Landscape for Semiconductors.   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on recent […]

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    June mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    June mARKet update Spotlight: Market Review, macroeconomic headwinds, CRISPR, autonomous vehicles   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on recent market developments, […]

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    May mARKet Update Webinar

    by | Market Insights Webinar
    Mentioned Companies: AMZN, CRM, GOOG, MSFT, NTLA, SSYS, TSLA

    May mARKet update Spotlight: Market Review, the yield curve, and companies investing in the future.   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion […]

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    January mARKet Update

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    January mARKet update Spotlight: Questions Concerning the Market Today, the Genomic Revolution, and more…   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 30-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on […]

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    Big Ideas 2018

    by | Market Insights

    Since our founding in 2014, ARK Invest has had one focus: Disruptive Innovation. We define disruptive innovation as the introduction of a technologically enabled new product or service that is going to change the way the world works and make it a better place. Seeking to educate investors and innovation enthusiasts, ARK decided to publish […]

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    September mARKet update

    by | Market Insights Webinar

    September mARKet update Spotlight: Genomics, CRISPR, Autonomous Vehicles, and more…   ‘mARKet update’ | What We Discovered This Month We invite you to join our 20-minute monthly webinar series presented by ARK’s Chief Investment Officer, Catherine D. Wood, and her teams of thematic analysts. The webinar offers a Q&A-based discussion on recent market developments, macro […]

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    Gene-Editing Could Modify and Cure Disease: CRISPR vs. TALENs

    by | Health
    Mentioned Companies: CRSP, EDIT, NTLA

    Genome-Editing During the past decade, technology breakthroughs enabling the modification of complex genomes have changed the primary goal of research in biotechnology and synthetic biology: now research is focused not on “treatment” of diseases but on its modification and cure.  The ability to directly edit living cells has brought gene therapy and precision medicine into […]

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    The Stem Cell Revolution

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    Mentioned Companies: BAYRY, BIIB, CRSP, EDIT, GSK, NTLA, NVS

    Discovered nearly thirty years ago in 1988[1], stem cell technology has failed to transform the field of regenerative medicine…until no­­w. After delivering only one treatment during three decades of development, stem cell technology could finally become the all-purpose tool for repairing the body, thanks to rapid and precise genome editing techniques such as CRISPR and […]