Dr Bissan Al-Lazikani

Computational biologist using big data and AI to battle cancer
The head of data science at the Institute of Cancer Research on exploiting big data analytics and machine-learning technologies to transform cancer research, discover life-saving drugs and tailor therapies to patient's unique profiles.
  • How big data analytics is transforming cancer research

    How big data analytics is transforming cancer research

    Dr Bissan Al-Lazikani, head of data science at The Institute of Cancer Research, reveals how the capability to integrate and analyze vast volumes of data is playing a vital role in the discovery of effective cancer drugs.
  • Applying machine learning in the search for life-saving cancer drugs

    Applying machine learning in the search for life-saving cancer drugs

    Machine learning is revolutionizing cancer drug discovery. Dr Bissan Al-Lazikani, head of data science at the Institute of Cancer Research, explains how the technology is adding a new dimension to the fight against the disease.
  • The digital journey towards personalized cancer therapy

    The digital journey towards personalized cancer therapy

    Tailored medical treatment is tantalisingly close now that medical practitioners are able to collect, analyze and learn from petabytes of individual patient data. The Institute of Cancer Research’s head of data science reveals what this will mean for cancer treatment.

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