Author Archives: Dmitri Adler, Co-Founder and Chief Data Scientist, Data Society

Primary category: Big Data

Big Data Declares a War on Cancer

In 1970, cancer was the second-leading cause of death in the United States. President Nixon made fighting this disease a priority in his 1971 State of the Union address: “I will also ask for an appropriation of an extra $100 million to launch an intensive campaign to find a cure … (read full article)