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INFORMED: an incubator at the US FDA for driving innovations in data science and agile technology

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Information Exchange and Data Transformation (INFORMED), a multidisciplinary initiative anchored in the FDA Oncology Center of Excellence, is a decentralized science and technology incubator designed to harness the power of big data and advanced analytics to improve disease outcomes.

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  1. US Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health and Human Services, Silver Spring, MD, USA.

    • Sean Khozin
    • , Richard Pazdur
    •  & Anand Shah
  2. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Baltimore, MD, USA.

    • Anand Shah

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