GEOSPATIAL AND BIOTECH CONVERGENCE

Technology convergence is already a reality in communications, where it has generated new industry sectors. Increasing emphasis on translational research in biomedicine, together with the cross-fertilization of such fields as biotech, nanotech and information technology, now promise similar interdisciplinary, convergent solutions for disease prevention, screening, diagnosis, therapy, monitoring and management. https://www.nature.com/articles/nbt0306-277a