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Quest Diagnostics Collaborates with Cloudera to Deliver Insights to Better Manage Diseases and Promote Wellness

Categories: Success Stories

This blog originally appeared on Quest Diagnostic’s blog. As a leading provider of diagnostic insights, Quest Diagnostics annually serves one-third of the adult population in the United States and works with half the physicians and hospitals. In fact, Quest’s laboratory services touch and benefit nearly half a million people daily. As a result, the company…

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Data Driven Innovation in Healthcare – Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Headed

Categories: General

For years we’ve heard about how data has been fueling a dramatic transformation of the healthcare industry. It has driven sweeping change around everything from the way we identify and treat disease to the steps healthcare organizations have taken to streamline billing and combat fraud. Most recently, Apache Hadoop and the larger open-source ecosystem have…

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Genomics are the Enabling Force Behind Precision Medicine

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The current National Institute of Health Precision Medicine Initiative has the ability to transform the way we treat disease, while rapidly increasing the number of biomedical discoveries and treatment paths available. Precision medicine was made possible through cost effective genomic sequencing, maturity of big data, digitization of health records and development of a host of…

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