Discovery Systems Laboratory

The mission of the Discovery Systems Laboratory (DSL) is to contribute to biomedical research by developing, evaluating, and applying novel algorithms, methods, and software systems for data extraction and data analysis in support of biomedical discovery. Current research areas of DSL include medical language processing, text mining, data mining, and machine learning methods, as well as their applications to clinical and translational research such as epidemiological, genomic, and pharmacogenomic studies that are based electronic health records (EHRs) data. Drug outcome studies and cancer epidemiological studies are the primary focus of DSL team.