Quebec City, March 21, 2022 – BioTwin announced today the launch of its pilot project which applies the digital twin technology in nutrition optimization and weight management. Partly funded through Novo Nordisk’s Digital Prevention Accelerator, this project aims to generate personalized digital twins to monitor and contribute to improving participants nutritional health and favouring a healthy weight management.
Pilot Project Overview After its pilot project in sports, BioTwin launches a new pilot as part of the company’s digital twins in wellness initiative. This time around, the pilot project is designed for the application of digital twins in nutrition optimization and healthy weight management and is possible in part due to the funding obtained through Novo Nordisk’s Digital Prevention Accelerator. The project stems from BioTwin’s sports pilot project with Rouge et Or triathlon athletes (ULaval) and the company’s joint research project on obesity with Dr. André Tchernof and the ICUPQ’s Research Centre. BioTwin’s pilot project aims to:
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Joël Clément, M.A. communications
Senior Advisor, Public, Media and Corporate Relations
Human Resources and Communications Branch
Institut universitaire de cardiologie et de pneumologie de Québec – Université Laval
- Create a personalized digital twin for each participating user;
- Positively contribute to participants’ weight management;
- Offer personalized nutritional insights;
- Monitor participants’ wellness states over time and help participants achieve their wellness goals.