TCGA: A Different Kind of Data

TCGA: A Different Kind of Data

This month, TIES makes The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA­)­ part of its big data TIES Cancer Research Network (TCRN). With access to the publicly available clinical data (NLP annotated pathology reports, TCGA clinical data, and Whole Slide Images), TIES users can quickly...
Case Sets: The New Look

Case Sets: The New Look

TIES has come through again and revamped the case set look and options for version 5.65. Case sets are used to help researchers manage their reports and then submit orders. Each case set is also associated with a research study, so it is easy to manage case sets...
2016: TIES just keeps getting better

2016: TIES just keeps getting better

2016 saw significant improvement in the Text Information Extraction System (TIES) software. We released two new versions (5.5 and 5.6), and also welcomed Thomas Jefferson University and Stony Brook University into the TCRN network. Additionally, TIES and the TCRN...
The Six TIES Cancer Research Networks

The Six TIES Cancer Research Networks

Augusta University: With support from the George Regents Health System, Augusta University (AU) has 478 beds in the AU Health Medical Center and 154 beds at the Children’s Hospital of Georgia. Lead PI on the AU network, Dr. Roni Bollag, has been helpful in expanding...