Biobanking's Big Problem: How do you manage all that data?

big data biobankingThere have been some very interesting disruptive technologies emerging in the last couple of years that are dramatically changing the way massive amounts of structured and unstructured molecular and medical information are managed. This new technology is popularly referred to as “Big Data.” At the same time, experts are beginning to refer to the new world of “personalized” medicine as “precision” medicine. The term "precision" medicine may be far more apt, as these new therapies will to a great extent be made possible by Big Data. How will Big Data and Precision Medicine change biobanking? 

Topic: Biobanking and Biorepository, Content: Blog