About us

Description of our site and services including the objective of the project

What is Health Explore?

A user-interactive platform displaying human diseases in a visual format and linking associated conditions to one another according to common elements. Each disease on the platform will also feature a detailed information page written by experts across multiple disciplines and referenced from the latest scientific and medical literature.

Click here to view the list of contributors to Health Explore

How are connections established?

There are several categories of connections linking different diseases, including shared:

  • Anatomical characteristics
  • Taxonomies
  • Disease-associated genes
  • Clinical manifestations
  • Sub-classifications
  • Comorbidities

Who can access the information pages?

Health Explore information pages are open to all members of the public who wish to learn more about a particular condition. To access example information pages, click here to access our disease directory.