Category: Cancer Moonshot

Dec 11

Announcing the Release of the Imaging Data Commons Request for Proposals

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 By Stephen D. Jett, Ph.D. AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow Center for Biomedical Informatics and Information Technology National Cancer Institute In 2016, the Cancer MoonshotSM was announced with the intent to accelerate progress in cancer research and speed the transition from laboratory discovery to therapeutics. A Blue Ribbon Panel was established, which made twelve recommendations …

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Jun 28

Modeling the Dynamics of Membrane-bound Mutant RAS to Accelerate Discovery of Novel Drug Targets

Authors: Dwight V. Nissley, Ph.D. and Frederick H. Streitz, Ph.D.

                    This is the third in a series of posts that discuss the principles underlying the three-year collaborative program “Joint Design of Advanced Computing Solutions for Cancer (JDACS4C).” Investigators from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research have been working …

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Permanent link to this article: https://ncip.nci.nih.gov/blog/modeling-dynamics-membrane-bound-mutant-ras-accelerate-discovery-novel-drug-targets/

Jun 07

CANDLE: Scaling JDACS4C Machine Learning Algorithms to Unprecedented Magnitudes

                    This is the second of a series of posts that discuss the principles underlying the three-year collaborative program “Joint Design of Advanced Computing Solutions for Cancer (JDACS4C).” Investigators from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research have been working collaboratively with …

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Permanent link to this article: https://ncip.nci.nih.gov/blog/candle-scaling-jdacs4c-algorithms-unprecedented-magnitudes/

May 17

Joint Design of Advanced Computing Solutions for Cancer (JDACS4C): The Right Collaboration at the Right Time to Accelerate Cancer Research

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This is the first of a series of posts that discuss the pilot collaborative program “Joint Design of Advanced Computing Solutions for Cancer (JDACS4C)” being pursued by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the Department of Energy (DOE). Investigators from NCI and the Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research have been working collaboratively with experts …

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Permanent link to this article: https://ncip.nci.nih.gov/blog/joint-design-advanced-computing-solutions-cancer-jdacs4c-right-collaboration-right-time-accelerate-cancer-research/