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With the opening of the IBM Watson Health headquarters, IBM and Sage announce an Open Biomedical Research Platform,
comprising Sage’s Bridge Server and Synapse technologies powered by the IBM Watson Health Cloud and associated analytics. The platform will feature the IBM Watson Health Cloud as a preferred cloud provider on which Sage and other research teams can aggregate, store, curate, and analyze data collected via Apple ResearchKit apps. Related Press Release
DREAM ALS Stratification Prize4Life Challenge
As part of Apple’s March launch of its ResearchKit (RK) platform, Sage Bionetworks announced the launch of two iPhone app-based research studies: Parkinson mPower and Share the Journey (focused on breast cancer survivors).
With the launch of RK, Sage introduced the Bridge Server – the back-end data service that all 5 of the first RK studies utilize. To learn how the Sage Bionetworks’ team can help design and/or support your mobile research study, click here.
is to improve the understanding and treatment of human disease through data-driven predictive modeling.
are unified by a common emphasis on leveraging the power of open networks of contributors to solve complex scientific problems.
work in a variety of disciplines spanning clinical research, computational biology, genomics, and software engineering.
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AstraZeneca is making available preclinical data from over 50 of its medicines as part of the DREAM Challenge, an open innovation competition, to find the most synergistic drug combinations with the potential to treat cancer. Learn more…
In November, Friend will be on the Global Pediatric Innovation Summit + Awards stage as a panelist on the Patient Engagement in a Big Data World panel. He sat down with Vector to share his thoughts on working outside one’s comfort zone, suspending disbelief, supporting emerging innovators and more.
Announcing the Opening of Two Exciting Challenges: SMC Meta-pipeline and MICCAI Guess The Primary. The Meta-pipeline Challenge extends the efforts of the SMC-DNA DREAM Challenge that ran throughout 2014. And “Guess the Primary” is a Challenge being run by the MICCAI community on Synapse. MICCAI (Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Interventions) is a sister Challenge community to DREAM. To find out more…
Join us on September 19 for this one day conference hosted at Stanford University by the Program in Human Biology, featuring the work of the 2015 Sage Scholars – the group of “young investigators” nominated to attend the 2015 Paris Open Innovation Assembly to showcase their work. Please RSVP to email@example.com to secure a place.
The 2015 Paris Assembly, based on the theme “Connecting Open Research, Open Education and Open Social Impact”, was held on April 16-18, at the Institut Pasteur. Video recordings of the Assembly are available online – Visit the Assembly page to learn more.