Moving beyond Bermuda: Sharing data to build a medical information commons

Robert Cook-Deegan, Amy L. McGuire

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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The ubiquity of DNA sequencing and the advent of medical imaging, electronic health records, and "omics" technologies have produced a deluge of data. Making meaning of those data-creating scientific knowledge and useful clinical information-will vastly exceed the capacity of even the largest institutions. Data must be shared to achieve the promises of genomic science and precision medicine.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)897-901
Number of pages5
JournalGenome research
Issue number6
StatePublished - Jun 2017


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics
  • Genetics(clinical)

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