POSTS TAGGED AS bioinformatics

CHOP’s Center for Data Driven Discovery in Biomedicine

March 8, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Open Data Archives
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, the nation’s oldest pediatric hospital and largest in terms of its research programs, has [MORE]

Predictive Genomics: Stanford’s PRECOG for Cancer Outcomes

November 10, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Data Base
“Prediction of Cancer Outcomes from Genomic Profiles” is what Stanford’s Cancer Institute calls its database that integrates expression profiling [MORE]

New Platform for Cancer Epigenetic Profiling

October 20, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Biostatisticians at Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Harvard University have collaborated to create a new “co-expression” analysis of cancer, on [MORE]

21st Century Cures Act

August 4, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Personalized Medicine
In case you thought you’d never live to see a unanimous vote on anything in Congress, recall HR 6, [MORE]

Automated Vital Signs Scanning for Trauma Patients in Transit

July 14, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Internal hemorrhaging is a life-threatening risk for trauma patients, and every moment toward a correct assessment saves live. To [MORE]

Computerized “Staining” for the Automated Pathology Lab

July 14, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Digital Pathology
Dyes that originated for coloring textiles about 150 years ago have been used ever since for histological staining. And [MORE]

The “Cyber Heart” Project

July 14, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cyber Heart
With funding from the National Science Foundation, seven universities are collaborating in a computational modeling project “the Cyber Heart.” [MORE]

Predicting Tumor Aggressiveness

May 26, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Here’s a math score that really could kill you. In this case MATH (meaning mutant-allele tumor heterogeneity) is a bioinformatics [MORE]

The Matchmaker Exchange

April 28, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Matchmaker Exchange Participants
Some 200,000 people worldwide have had their genomes sequenced, and today it takes about a half hour to [MORE]

Robotic Ankle with Ground Scanning Camera

April 21, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Prosthetic Ankle
Engineers at Michigan Technological University (Houghton, MI) have developed a prosthetic foot and ankle with a ground scanning camera [MORE]

EPIC Welcomes App Developers

April 21, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Epic Systems EHR
Sometime this year, the US Defense Department will choose a provider for military’s electronic health record—a contract worth [MORE]

“Compressed Sensing;” Must Read

March 17, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Beregninger Compressed Sensing
Magnetic resonance imaging and DNA sequencing both involve huge amount of data for analysis and storage. What would [MORE]

Big Leap into the Data Pool

October 7, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Medical Data Errors
With 100,000 health apps for smartphones and a potential market of close to half trillion dollars driving [MORE]

Big Data’s Big Mistakes

September 23, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Professor Isaac Kohane
“I am concerned that it’s all too easy to see the data and say, ‘I’ve been doing big-data [MORE]