The latest health and biotech analyticsÂ news and opinion:
insideBIGDATA Guide to Healthcare & Life Sciences: The news source has come out with a white paper evaluating different areas of healthcare that require big data technology.
A $280 billion healthcare problem ripe for technology innovation and predictive analytics: Behavioral health analytics could potentially have a very large impact on health care costs.
The New England Journal of Medicine Announces the SPRINT Data Analysis Challenge: The contest is looking for new ways to evaluate clinical trial datasets.
Advances in Next-Generation Sequencing:Â Long reads, single-cell sequencing, and cancer screening with DNA in the blood are exciting new areas in DNA sequencing.
The Sequencing App and the Quest for Fun:Â Joe Pickrell, a Columbia biology professor, has launched a company providing low-quality, low-cost genomes. He hopes it will get more people interested in biology.