CrowdMed (www.crowdmed.com) harnesses ‘the wisdom of crowds’ to solve even the world's most difficult medical cases quickly and accurately online. Using patented prediction market technology, CrowdMed has accurately diagnosed real-world cases that stumped doctors for years, in just a few days and at nominal cost. Launched publicly in April 2013.
Over 350 million people worldwide suffer from one of 7,000 rare or difficult-to-diagnose diseases. It often takes them many years and over a dozen doctors to find a correct diagnosis. Some of them die without one.
SeedJul 15, 2012$80,000