Dr Bissan Al-Lazikani
Computational biologist using big data and AI to battle cancer
The head of data science at the Institute of Cancer Research on exploiting big data analytics and machine-learning technologies to transform cancer research, discover life-saving drugs and tailor therapies to patient's unique profiles.
Dr Bissan Al-Lazikani, head of data science at The Institute of Cancer Research, reveals how the capability to integrate and analyze vast volumes of data is playing a vital role in the discovery of effective cancer drugs.
Machine learning is revolutionizing cancer drug discovery. Dr Bissan Al-Lazikani, head of data science at the Institute of Cancer Research, explains how the technology is adding a new dimension to the fight against the disease.
Tailored medical treatment is tantalisingly close now that medical practitioners are able to collect, analyze and learn from petabytes of individual patient data. The Institute of Cancer Research’s head of data science reveals what this will mean for cancer treatment.