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Top 10 emerging technologies of 2017

No. 1: Liquid biopsies
Imagine being able to be checked for cancer with a simple blood test. According to the WEF, “by homing in on circulating-tumor DNA (ctDNA), genetic material that routinely finds its way from cancer cells into the bloodstream, disease progression or resistance to treatment can be spotted much faster than otherwise relying on symptoms or imaging.”
(Fortune)

The top 10 emerging technologies of 2017

Allan Shifman

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has come out with its annual list of tech to keep an eye on this year.

According to the WEF, the selections were made by, “the World Economic Forum’s Expert Network and Global Future Councils in collaboration with Scientific American and its Board of Advisors.”

Tell us in the comments below, what tech development do you think will have the greatest impact on the world in the years to come?