Analyzing other people's data has been linkened to research parasitism. Purvesh Khatri is "repurposing data to ask and answer questions that are not addressable using traditional approaches". He is "a proud data parasite."
Mark Musen Elected to National Academy of Medicine
The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) has announced the election of Mark Musen, MD, PhD, professor of medicine (medical informatics) and of biomedical data sciences, to the Academy for demonstrating outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service. The election is one of the highest honors in the field of medicine.
Four image feature model predicts the presence of EGFR mutations in non small cell lung cancer
The Gevaert lab together with the department of radiology developed a model based on only four image features that predicts the presence of EGFR mutations in non small cell lung cancer. This work shows that macroscopic phenotypes such as tumor shapes, textures and tumor environment reflect their molecular properties.