Isidore Rigoutsos, Ph.D.

AIMBE College of Fellows Class of 2003
For innovative applications of pattern discovery to the field of bioinformatics and functional genomics.

Medical Research Powered by Data

Via HPCwire | February 14, 2019

“We’re all the same, but we’re unique as well. In that uniqueness lies all of the answers….”

Mark Tykocinski, MD, Provost, Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, Thomas Jefferson University

Getting the answers to what causes some people to develop diseases and not others is driving the groundbreaking medical research being conducted by the Computational Medicine Center at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia.

Using a high-performance computing (HPC) platform powered by IBM, Isidore Rigoutsos, PhD, Founder and Director of the Computational Medicine Center at Thomas Jefferson University, and his team are deepening our understanding of disease and wellness at the individual patient level by analyzing massive amounts of diverse biological datasets. This data can then be used to guide development of new and more effective diagnostic techniques and therapies to benefit patients – with the data providing levels of personalization never seen before… Continue reading.