Yale’s {elastic}SEARCH for the Cancer Cure

According to Dr. Wade Schulz, Elasticsearch powers the Yale Department of Laboratory Medicine research database that can be used by clinicians and researchers to identify novel causes of cancer, potential therapeutic targets, and determine if patients are eligible for clinical trials.

This video gives a walkthrough of how the Elastic Stack (and specifically Elasticsearch and Kibana) are helping researchers pinpoint exact DNA variants that led to higher cancer risk or treatment possibilities.