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What Technology Can Do for Health
The Wall Street Journal

 Sue Desmond-Hellmann runs the $40 billion Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, which is probably best known for investing in the development of drugs and vaccines to fight widespread diseases such as AIDS and malaria. Sam Altman is the president of Y Combinator, one of the best-known technology incubators in Silicon Valley.

Together, they sat down with Dennis Berman, The Wall Street Journal’s business editor, to discuss how technology is being used to solve the world’s problems. Here are edited excerpts.

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