Big Data is Becoming Increasingly Important for the Biomedical Industry [VIDEO]

May 28, 2014

As all aspects of the biomedical research lifecycle become digitalized, it can be analysed for additional information and new insights. Philip Bourne, Associate Director for Data Science at the US National Institute of Health explains the importance of Big Data for the Biomedical industry. Data is created everywhere, ranging from when researchers taking notes in the lab to different scans made in different projects. This data creation facilitates discovery of new insights at minimal costs.