Bill Louv was named president of Project Data Sphere, LLC, an independent, not-for-profit initiative of the CEO Roundtable on Cancer, Inc.’s Life Sciences Consortium.
Louv is a former member of GlaxoSmithKline’s corporate executive team.
A free digital library-data laboratory, the Project Data Sphere cancer research platform was launched in April 2014. The platform has grown to patient-level data representing more than 120,000 clinical trial cancer patients.
The registered user community has increased to more than 1,700 authorized users who have performed more than 8,800 downloads of data for research purposes for various cancer tumor types including bladder, breast, colorectal, gastric, kidney, lung, melanoma, pancreatic and prostate.