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Same day cancer treatment by 2020? Data scientists think so

Published on 24th Aug 2015

Published on 24th August 2015

It has long been the goal for cancer doctors to analyze patients’ specific problems and begin a course of targeted treatment the same day.With big data, scientists believe this could be a reality by 2020 , at least if institutions are able to compute and securely share information successfully (currently not a strength in many healthcare scenarios). It sounds like a difficult goal line, but progress is being made.

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