health records
NIH Plans to Enroll 1 Million People for Health Database
NIH Plans to Enroll 1 Million People for Health Database
Catherine Offord | May 3, 2018
The agency says it has taken various steps to ensure the privacy of participants’ data. 
Venter Enters the Consumer Genomics Biz
Venter Enters the Consumer Genomics Biz
Bob Grant | Sep 22, 2015
The genomic entrepreneur has struck a deal with a South African health insurer to sequence the exomes of its customers.
Researchers, Hire Hackers
Researchers, Hire Hackers
Zeke Nierenberg and Martina Steurer-Muller | May 1, 2013
Clinical researchers need programming support to streamline their work, minimize error in the data, and find new trends that can point to better treatments.
Opinion: Text Mining in the Clinic
Opinion: Text Mining in the Clinic
Min Song | Apr 1, 2013
Despite increasing use of electronic medical records, much patient data remains in text form, requiring text-mining techniques to make full use of patient information.
British Health Open for Research
Jef Akst | Sep 12, 2012
Giving researchers access to the health records of 52 million people in England could prove invaluable to biomedical scientists.