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Deep Genomics Will Use Deep Learning to Study Human Gene Mutations

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by Angela Guess Richard Moss recently reported for Gizmag.com, “Deep learning has already had a huge impact on computer vision and speech recognition, and it’s making inroads in areas as computer-unfriendly as cooking. Now a new startup led by University of Toronto professor Brendan Frey wants to cause similar reverberations in genomic medicine. Deep Genomics…

How Big Data is Improving Healthcare Analytics

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by Angela Guess Gregory Berg recently wrote for Healthcare IT News, “Whether you embrace big data as the answer to better healthcare or have a healthy dose of skepticism, improved healthcare analytics continues to gain merit with health plans. Better data accessibility provides a big boost to healthcare analytics, which can glean the insight needed…

How Big Data Will Enable Continuous Healthcare

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by Angela Guess Shomit Ghose of ONSET Ventures recently wrote in VentureBeat, “Medical care today is episodic. We’re assessed by our doctors at our annual physical exams, and we’re treated by our doctors when symptoms of ill-health become manifest… Going forward, our cell phones and wearables will be by far our biggest source of health-related…

Infographic: Reltio Study Reveals 55% of Life Sciences Companies Now ‘Data-Driven’

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “Reltio, the enterprise data-driven applications and modern data management company, today released the findings of a new study that dramatically illustrates the life sciences industry’s move toward optimizing the use of data. Of the companies surveyed, 55% describe themselves as ‘very data-driven,’ with new…

Infographic: Business Intelligence in Healthcare

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by Angela Guess Brendan FitzGerald of HIMSS Analytics recently wrote, “If Big Data is the new oil in healthcare, clinical & business intelligence is the refinery. Data alone is like crude oil – the value is tied to its potential. In the era of Big Data our healthcare organizations have learned that gathering data for…

Cambridge Semantics Recognized as Promising Tech Solution Provider

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by Angela Guess According to a recent article, “Cambridge Semantics, the leading provider of smart data solutions driven by Semantic Web technology, today announced that it has been named to CIO Review’s ‘Top 20 Most Promising Tech Solution Providers to Pharma and Life Sciences.’ The judging panel was comprised of top CEOs, CIOs, VCs and…

CognitiveScale Forms Healthcare Group

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by Angela Guess According to the company, “CognitiveScale, the Cognitive Cloud™ company, today announced the formation of its Healthcare Business Unit. The new group is dedicated to applying cognitive computing to improve the treatment and care of people with chronic health conditions including cancer, diabetes, respiratory conditions, and stroke. Charles Barnett, a 30-year healthcare industry…

Google Brings Health Facts to Knowledge Graph

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by Angela Guess Natasha Lomas of TechCrunch reports, “Google’s semantic-search base, which it uses to supplement organic search results with summarized information typically foregrounded above the organic results, is getting an injection of medical facts to expand the utility of search services for users with health-related queries. Google notes today that one in 20 searches…