Bioinnovation —

Vision and objectives

KAUST Smart-Health Initiative (KSHI) aims to operate as an incubator to accelerate research innovation in life science, biology, AI, precision medicine and drive the development of new solutions by early-stage life science start-ups and promote entrepreneurship initiatives from junior and senior scientist from KAUST and beyond.



Latest achievements

03 December, 2023

The first ride across Saudi Arabia on a hand bike

To showcase the remarkable potential of people with physical disabilities, KAUST Professor Matteo Parsani will travel from the east to the west of Saudi Arabia by hand-bicycle.

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22 November, 2023

Safeguarding the right to be forgotten

An open-source software can help align artificial intelligence applications in healthcare with data privacy regulations.

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12 November, 2023

Ammon's Horn, or The Mystery of the Brain

KAUST Smart-Health Initiative Director and Vice President of Research, Pierre Magistretti, alongside his wife, Christine, wrote a mystery novel that will take you through Europe solving the mysteries of Alzheimer's disease in this Da Vinci Code-esque thriller.

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