Article | July 15, 2016

The Cancer Moon Shot: Why Precision Medicine Demands Precision Software

Source: Medidata Solutions
The Cancer Moon Shot: Why Precision Medicine Demands Precision Software

By Dr. Rouven Bergmann, Chief Financial Officer, Medidata

When President Obama announced a cancer “moon shot” in his State of the Union address earlier this year, researchers responded with a mix of hope and caution. Those fighting to cure this disease know the difficulties ahead, with the policy director of the American Cancer Research Association describing cancer as the “most complex disease known to mankind.”