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Healthcare a Seedbed for Analytics Research
Health Leaders Media

The healthcare industry, which has long trailed other industries in its use of analytics, is developing into a seedbed for research on advanced analytics, including topics such as natural language processing, artificial intelligence, and genomics.

The healthcare analytics world last year took particular note of IBM’s Watson project, a supercomputer able to answer questions posed in natural language that defeated human competitors on the TV quiz show Jeopardy!