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Micro-Populations and Meta-Features

What gets me up in the morning is wanting to cure cancer and positively impact lives through the use of data and analytics. Our capabilities to try and test formulations exceed our ability to effectively analyze the results. Our use of real world evidence across populations in the 100s of millions allow us to potentially detect conditions that we have cured but not yet proven the cure.

For me this is essentially a classification problem. Part of the classification problem involves micro-populations. Another part of the classification problem involves meta-features.

Micro-populations are small cohorts differentiated by a bio-marker or a drug outcome. One micro-population taking a given drug might have very positive outcomes. Continue reading Micro-Populations and Meta-Features

Case Study: How a Financial Services Organization Operationalized DQM to Support Data Governance

Challenge

“How can clients trust us with their money when we can’t even get their name right?” With statements like this, the business stakeholders at our client, a major financial services organization, expressed their frustration with the lack of consistency, accuracy, and completeness of their data.

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Video Case Study: How a Global Pharmaceutical Company Gained Game-Changing Datasets and Analytic Tools

How can you maximize ROI when you are trying to migrate your commercial sales platform to a new vendor? One of our pharmaceutical clients was recently grappling with this challenge, and we stepped in to help. In this video case study, Joe Theodore, who was Program Manager for this project, recounts how the Knowledgent team helped to reinvigorate this client’s commercial sales platform.

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Case Study: How one global pharmaceutical company leveraged big data analytics to rapidly derive real-world insights

Strategic use of electronic patient health records provided by third parties is trending now in the pharmaceutical industry, particularly as a way to derive real-world insights and clinical outcomes. However, traditional relational databases often cannot handle these huge, unstandardized, and unstructured data sets.

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