Population-wide data and text mining of electronic health records

Lars Juhl Jensen

University of Copenhagen

Lars Juhl Jensen started his research career in Søren Brunak’s group at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU), from where he in 2002 received the Ph.D. degree in bioinformatics. From 2003 to 2008, he was at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) working on literature mining and integration of large-scale experimental datasets. Since 2009, he has continued this line of research as a professor at the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research in Copenhagen and as a founder and scientific advisor of Intomics A/S. He has co-authored over 170 scientific publications that have in total received over 20,000 citations.


Clinical data describing the phenotypes and treatment of patients is an underused data source that has much greater research potential than is currently realized. Mining of electronic health records has the potential for... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Lars Juhl Jensen (University of Copenhagen)

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Integrating Big Data (genome data, pharmacogenomics, therapeutic applications of genome ed


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