ABOUT THE FOUNDATION
The Strand Life Foundation is a not-for-profit enterprise established by Strand Life Sciences with a vision to make genomic-based diagnostics affordable and accessible to populations in India and other economies in need of these services. The Strand Life Foundation intends to achieve this ambition through funding of programs such as R&D for cost optimization, direct payments to patients or to healthcare providers and related service providers to alleviate the financial burden on patients, and advancement of the state of knowledge and science in the field of genetics and clinical genomics.
Strand Life Foundation believes that there is tremendous scope in bringing about a change in the current scenario, by enhancing the focus on personalized medicine, and women and child health. Another area of focus at the Foundation is the conservation of ecological biodiversity.