April 19, 2003 was a significant day in history. As researchers at the Human Genome Project announced that they had sequenced the entire human DNA, it seemed as if a bright new light has been turned on. At the same time, a smaller light turned itself on in the head of Saleem Mohammed.
Armed with a doctorate in bioinformatics, this young Chennaivasi saw immense potential in that sequencing. What followed was a long story, but suffice it to say that the result was Lifelong Wellness, a DNA-based wellness programme that is aimed at identifying and preventing genetic predispositions for certain diseases (such as diabetes, for instance,) into serious disorders.
Xcode is a pioneer in personal genomics, focussed on enabling personalized preventive healthcare. We are dedicated to empowering physicians, wellness professionals and customers with the most validated, accurate and actionable genomic information to positively impact and improve their client’s health and quality of life.