Article Summary

Title : Big data and the industrialization of neuroscience: A safe roadmap for understanding the brain?
Authors : Yves Frégnac
Year : 2017
Journal : Science
Volume : 358
Pages : 470-477


New technologies in neuroscience generate reams of data at an exponentially increasing
rate, spurring the design of very-large-scale data-mining initiatives. Several supranational
ventures are contemplating the possibility of achieving, within the next decade(s), full
simulation of the human brain.