Enabling Reproducible Research in a Collaborative and Secure Environment ➜

Reproducibility in science is becoming increasingly important. The rise of meta-analysis and systematic reviews such as the Cochrane Reviews and a number of recent studies ... Read more ➜

Risk Stratification: Reducing the Risk of Readmission within 30 Days ➜

It was announced under government plans in 2010 that hospitals will face financial penalties if patients are readmitted as an emergency within 30 days of ... Read more ➜

Analytics Essentials: Improving Your Data Quality ➜

Profiling your Data Why is data quality important? Before starting to do any analysis it is really important to ensure that your data is in good condition ... Read more ➜

Farr Conference 2015 ➜
Data Science

Alison Bell, Lead Data Scientist This was my fourth time at the Farr Conference (previously the SHIP conference). I look forward to it as it’s always packed ... Read more ➜

We Are in the ‘Age of Diabetes’ ➜

This week Diabetes Scotland released its 2015 State of the Nation report – it’s annual review of diabetes care in Scotland. As always, it makes ... Read more ➜

An Introduction to R Parallelisation Support in AnalytiXagility ➜

Today I’m going to introduce you to the new R parallelisation capability that has been included in the latest version of AnalytiXagility and how we ... Read more ➜

Is Federated Analysis the Way Forward for Genomics? ➜

Last month, four of the world’s leading researchers from within the genomics community published a paper which suggested that “…between 100 million and as many ... Read more ➜

Blockchain and Digital Health – First impressions ➜

Among the many great Edinburgh festivals, the Turing Festival is the most important to the tech start-up scene locally and beyond. This weekend, I attended ... Read more ➜