The Covid algorithm: can Big Data beat the pandemic?

12 Nov 2020

Digital content team

Investec

Tim Spector, professor of genetic epidemiology at King's College London and the brains behind the Zoe Covid-19 Symptom Study, talks to Max Richardson, a senior investment director at Investec, about how data can help us defeat Coronavirus

This video is for information purpose only, does not constitute financial, medical, health or other advice. The opinions featured are not to be considered those of Investec.

Part 2: How could nutrition help protect us from the impact of Covid-19?

This video is for information purpose only, does not constitute financial, medical, health or other advice. The opinions featured are not to be considered those of Investec.

In our latest Focus Talk, Professor of Genetic Epidemiology at King's College London Tim Spector talks to Max Richardson, a senior investment director at Investec, about how his Zoe Covid-19 Symptom Study app can transform the way we tackle Coronavirus.  
 
Prof Spector also discuss the role of personalised medicine, a key theme of his latest book, "Spoon-fed: why almost everything we've been told about food is wrong", and how nutrition can help us defeat Covid-19, including how his study has highlighted a clear correlation between poor-quality diet and increased risk of infection.

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