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How Big Data is Improving Cancer Research


by Angela Guess Lydia Ramsey of Business Insider writes, “Imagine picking three people from a group of 100 with a certain kind of cancer, based on who you think might respond well to a certain experimental medication, then forming an opinion of the remaining 97 people based on the ones you tested. It would be…

Can Big Data Cure Cancer?


by Angela Guess Miguel Helft of Fortune recently wrote, “You’ve heard the story before. A couple of whiz kids meet at an elite college, bond over their love of computers, and after a few late-night hacking sessions, build a website or an app… At first glance, Nat Turner and Zach Weinberg seem to fit the…

Big Data’s Big Developments to Come

Medical Drugs for Pharmacy Health Shop of Medicine

by Angela Guess Rutrell Yasin of GCN.com recently wrote, “A picture is worth a thousand words, but when it comes to data analytics, basic graphics or charts are not enough. Instead, users need the data to answer more complex questions and solve problems. The Florida Department of Juvenile Justice is using a tool called Tableau to…