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How Big Data Is Quietly Fighting Diseases and Illnesses

18-Jan-2016

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Big Data has already offered up amazing proof of its applications

Ebola – predicting the disease’s geographical spread and sending relief organizations.

Sepsis – Amara Health Analytics created a predictive model based on data gathered from bedside monitors.

Polio – Vaccine-Preventable Outbreaks chart lets users explore data based on year or disease type.

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

National public health institute of the United States.

University of Pittsburgh

Public state-related research university