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Big Data in Oncology Spotlight

IP Blog | Dave Melin | September 7, 2016

This week in health care trends, our big data in oncology spotlight includes articles that instruct us to “reuse and recycle”, GPS, recommendations from the Moonshot panel, and more. Cancer Cures Could Already Exist In Big Data “Reuse, and recycle” is a famous saying of the environmental movement, but cancer researchers might learn a thing […]

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Big Data in Oncology Spotlight

IP Blog | Dave Melin | August 10, 2016

  This week in health care trends, our big data in oncology spotlight includes articles that on the need to collect data from a large set of patient volunteers, how to encourage them to participate, and how our online search patterns give insight to diagnosing cancer. Uncle Sam Wants You — Or at Least Your […]

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Big Data in Oncology Spotlight

IP Blog | Dave Melin | July 15, 2016

This week in health care trends, our big data in oncology spotlight includes: articles that discuss how continuing to collect data as technology improves expands understanding, corrects misunderstandings and provides new discoveries. Significant Expansion of Data Available In the Genomic Data Commons “This major infusion of data in the GDC will greatly enhance our ability […]

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Oncology Clinical Pathways Spotlight

IP Blog | Dave Melin | June 30, 2016

This week in health care trends, our oncology clinical pathways spotlight includes: the trouble with clinical pathways according to ASCO, why providing drugs in multiple vial sizes could actually save money, and one another reflects on VP Biden’s speech at ASCO.

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Big Data in Oncology Spotlight

IP Blog | Dave Melin | September 29, 2015

This week in health care trends, our big data in oncology spotlight includes how big data can cure cancer, using economics to evaluate policy, and the Census Bureau’s report of uninsured rates.

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Oncology Big Data Spotlight

IP Blog | Dave Melin | June 9, 2015

This week in health care trends, our oncology big data spotlight includes two companies who are leveraging big data to prevent hospital readmissions and unlock genetic cancer markers and a poll that suggests doctors are reluctant to share all health data with patients.

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Big Data in Oncology

IP Blog | Dave Melin | February 18, 2015

This week in health care trends, our spotlight on big data in oncology includes updates on CMS’s new oncology care model, the Precision Medicine Initiative, and a petition in protest of high cancer drug costs.

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