Organizations Affiliated with the National Cancer Moonshot Can Now Leverage Advanced …

During President Obama’s 2016 State of the Union Address, Vice President Joe Biden was called to lead a new, national “Moonshot” initiative to eliminate cancer.  Last month, the White House announced a new $1 billion initiative to jumpstart this effort. Moonshot’s most valuable asset, and greatest challenge, is the volume and variety of “big cancer data”. According to Vice President Biden, the biggest challenge impeding the cancer research progress is the siloed nature of clinical data.  In response, Tamr has offered a solution to these challenges. The Tamr platform combines human insight with machine learning algorithms to unify and prepare data across data silos for analytics. Tamr’s combination of machine learning software and data science expertise enables it to rapidly accelerate the organization, integration and preparation of the massive, diverse data sets, clearing the…


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