NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The National Institutes of Health has launched a program designed to foster cloud computing use among biomedical researchers and has named Google Cloud as its first industry partner.

Broadly, the STRIDES (Science and Technology Research Infrastructure for Discovery, Experimentation, and Sustainability) initiative aims to reduce the economic and technological barriers to accessing and analyzing large biomedical datasets, with the goal of accelerating biomedical advances.

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