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Big Data in Biomedicine 2017 Conference

May 24 - 25, 2017; Stanford, California

May 24 - 25, 2017 Stanford, California

Conference News

Popular News From Big Data 2016

  • Mayo Clinic Gets $142 Million for Precision Medicine Biobank Mayo Clinic Gets $142 Million for Precision Medicine Biobank The US President's plan to build the world's biggest biobank of data and specimens for widely shared science is being launched at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.
  • British Biobank Underused in the United States British Biobank Underused in the United States A database that contains genetic and lifestyle information on nearly half a million people in the United Kingdom is open to any qualifying researcher, but it is largely unused by American researchers.
  • Harness Patient Innovation to Make Big Data Useful Harness Patient Innovation to Make Big Data Useful Patients and families have valuable personal experience that, when aggregated, can help connect people and information and move science forward, said Presidential Adviser Claudia Williams.

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