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It usually takes years before a new drug is approved for the market. Countless clinical studies have to be conducted and they produce a lot of data. These data must also be linked and, if necessary, compared with other studies in order to obtain usable results. These types of networks between different institutions is not easy for many reasons, e.g. strict data protection regulations.

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Author profile picture Petra Wiesmayer is a journalist and author who has conducted countless interviews with high-profile individuals and researched and written general entertainment, motorsports, and science articles for international publications. She is fascinated by technology that could shape the future of mankind and enjoys reading and writing about it.As an avid science fiction fan she is fascinated by technology that could shape the future of mankind and enjoys reading and writing about it.