Martin Schiller In The News

Profile: Martin Schiller

Global University Venturing
March 27, 2019
Perspectives on sustainability and wellbeing are changing in response to health and environmental challenges, offering an opportunity to university-linked businesses.
Hermann Herald
March 4, 2019
Martin Schiller is the founder of Heligenics and executive director of UNLV‘s Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine.
February 20, 2019
A UNLV startup is using genes to create personalized diets.
February 4, 2019
Your genes may hold clues to your optimal diet plan. That’s what UNLV researcher Martin Schiller advocates with his new business, Food Genes and Me, a website that uses genetic data to predict how eating less or more of a certain food could help ward off disease.
WholeFoods Magazine
January 22, 2019
Researchers at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) launched a public website called that uses computer software to scan users’ DNA for potential health problems and creates personalized diets to lower the risks.
January 18, 2019
If you’ve taken a genealogy test, you can now find out what medical problems your genes make you vulnerable to, and how you can change your diet to keep yourself healthy. Food Genes and Me, a startup developed by UNLV’s Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine, offers a free service that lets you do just that.
January 16, 2019
It turns out you really are what you eat, according to UNLV scientists who have publicly launched a site that uses computer software to scan users’ DNA for potential health problems and create personalized diets that help lower the risks.
October 29, 2018
Martin Schiller’s research lab at UNLV is creating far more than just experiments. The research completed inside the Schiller Laboratory of Applied Bioinformatics has led to Schiller’s Heligenics, a startup that could help genetics testing companies shine a light on undiagnosed diseases.