NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – IBM Watson Health announced today that it has signed an agreement making Baheal Pharmaceutical Group the primary channel partner for its Watson for Genomics platform in China.

Watson for Genomics is designed to analyze large sets of genomic, clinical, and pharmacological data to generate a report for physicians that identifies genetic alterations that are actionable based on literature, as well as drugs and clinical trials that target those alterations.

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