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An increase in big data brings an increase in jobs in the bioinformatics industry

The Rise of Bioinformatics Careers

As big data becomes increasingly popular within the pharma, biotech and software industries, businesses that deal with large amounts of healthcare information daily will need to seek out professionals who specialize in this area.

A recent article from Science Journal entitled, “An Explosion of Bioinformatics Careers,” outlines the popularity of big data careers in healthcare and the skills necessary to succeed. Experts find the most successful bioinformaticists possess proficiency in life sciences as well as data capabilities such as text mining, data integration and information architecture.

Read the full article to learn more about landing a job and flourishing in the bioinformatics industry. Request information about related degree programs in health sciences.