From Big Data to Big Picture: EdgeLeap helps steering systems medicine implementation strategy at CASyM 2nd Workshop

CASyM (Coordinating Action Systems Medicine) is a European project, supported by the FP7- Directorate-General for Research and Innovation of the European Commission, aiming to develop a road map outlining an integrative strategy for the implementation of systems medicine across Europe. At the 2nd CASyM Academic/Industry Interaction Workshop, five R&D collaborative projects were presented, among which EdgeLeap’s integrative modelling project with Karolinska Institute. In a round-table discussion “From clinical diagnose to systems based targeted therapies”, chairman Dr. Prof. Timothy Radstake (UMC Utrecht, The Netherlands) stressed the importance of methods for harmonization of diverse layers of patient data for realizing implementation of systems medicine.