Pancreatic cancer

A Big Boost for Big Data at UChicago

April 15, 2013

Two major gifts will build momentum behind the University of Chicago's leadership in biomedical computation by assembling experts in the field and furnishing them with the tools to use "big data" to understand disease and solve today's health-related challenges. [Read more]

How to Recycle Cancer GWAS Data

June 6, 2011

In the 2000s, a new kind of genetic experiment was born: the genome-wide association study, or GWAS. If geneticists could recruit enough people with a particular disease and compare them to an equal number of disease-free controls, they believed [Read more]