The power of big data must be harnessed for medical progress : Nature News & Comment

lterrat's bookmarks 2016-11-26

Summary:

"There is art in ‘big data’ — in the poetic claims that it competes in volume with all the stars in the firmament. And in the seductive potential of its exponential, uncontrolled, ungraspable growth to improve our lives: by allowing medical treatments to be developed and approved more quickly — and, ultimately, truly personal medicine."

Link:

http://www.nature.com/news/the-power-of-big-data-must-be-harnessed-for-medical-progress-1.21026

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oa.new oa.data oa.medicine oa.advocacy oa.progress oa.industry oa.green oa.discoverability oa.usage oa.access oa.debates oa.repositories

Date tagged:

11/26/2016, 23:09

Date published:

11/26/2016, 18:09