Under the agreement, IBM will develop an infrastructure to integrate and query the Utah Population Database and the Utah Genetic Reference Project Database, both housed at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center. LineaGen, based in
The two databases contain more than seven million records, including population and demographic information as well as detailed medical records. Initially, IBM will employ its Clinical Genomics Solution to build the data infrastructure. Later on, the project will develop analytical tools to support molecular models of genetic disease.