Breadcrumb Home Technology June 01, 2018 01:00 AM News from other sources Modern Healthcare Tweet Share Share Email More Print Information technologyWhen scientists develop products from personal medical data, who gets to profit? | NPRResearchers and developers are using patient data pulled from EHRs and other sources for A.I. tools. When those tools are commercialized, should the patients whose data were used get a cut?CRISPR clinical trial hits regulatory speedbump | Medcity NewsThe FDA put a clinical hold on an application from CRISPR Therapeutics and Vertex Pharmaceuticals to start a clinical trial of their sickle-cell disease gene-editing therapy.Prescription-drug-monitoring program use continues to rise | Health Data ManagementThe number of opioid prescriptions written decreased by 22% across the country between 2013 and 2017, according to the AMA. Meanwhile, providers used prescription drug monitoring programs 389% more in 2017 than they did in 2014.Public healthA 'wake-up call' about what's killing America's young people | CNNThe death rate for 10- to 19-year-olds rose by 12% between 2013 and 2016 after decreasing between 1999 and 2013. The increase comes from deaths related to injuries, not illnesses.In other newsPeople with big brains have a different brain structure too | New ScientistIn people with big brains, the brain areas involved in integrating information—the areas that have grown throughout human evolution—seem to be relatively larger too. Letter to the Editor Send us a letter Have an opinion about this story? Click here to submit a Letter to the Editor, and we may publish it in print. Recommended for You New York City opening dedicated COVID-19 testing laboratory Drug shows promise in 1st COVID study of largely minority patients Sponsored Content View the discussion thread.