The new educational app provides a trusted source of information about the COVID-19 pandemic.
San Francisco – November 13, 2020. Silverberry Genomix, a leading company in digital health based in San Francisco, announced the release of the Corona Expert app, in partnership with Dana-Farber Research Insititute, an affiliated hospital of Harvard Medical School.
“We have been living in the pandemic for close to 10 months now. Nothing is more critical than having access to the correct medical information to keep the public informed with a trusted source of information”, said Navid Madani, A Sr. Scientist at Dana Farber Institute and Director of SHE Center.
The first version of the app includes three components: FAQ, Articles, and Fact Check. By answering the most frequent questions about the disease, users can easily find short answers to the questions they might have. The Fact Check component, enables users to test their knowledge about the virus and the disease through gamification and a Trivia-Style experience. In addition to educational components, users may participate in a genomic study to better understand and respond to the current pandemic and future similar events.
“Since the start of the pandemic, Silverberry has been very active in providing services to its users and public to better manage their health and wellness” said Shayan Mashatian, Founder of Silverberry Genomix. After releasing of COVID-19 Impact Risk Report based on genetic variations found in a person, Corona Expert app is an important step in engaging with the public and provide a source of information for everyone that can be trusted and used. We invite researchers and health institutes globally to collaborate and make the app available to everyone around the world. “, he continued.
Corona Expert app is free and currently available on Apple Store in the English language. The Android version is pending approval to be released. The app will be available in 6 languages globally.
For more details and learn more about Silverberry response to the pandemic visit https://silverberrygenomics.com/coronavirus/
Silverberry response to the pandemic includes:
- Corona Expert app
- COVID-19 Genomic Study
- COVID-19 Impact Risk Report
- COVID-19 Diagnostic Test for Businesses
About Silverberry Genomix
Silverberry Genomix is a leading digital health platform that utilizes AI and machine learning to provide personalized assessments and recommendations to optimize health and wellness plans. By offering a DNA Testing Kit, anyone can take the test and receive a personalized assessment as well as a wide range of recommendations. Those with an existing DNA file may upload their file and get access to Comprehensive DNA Health Reports. For more information visit https://silverberrygenomics.com/