Big Data to Knowledge (BD2K) is a project of the National Institutes of Health for knowledge extraction from big data .
BD2K was founded in 2013 by the Working Group on Data and Informatics for the Advisory Committee to the Director of the National Institutes of Health. 
A significant part of BD2K’s plans to make them make plans to share their research when they make a proposal in response to a funding opportunity announcement . 
Philip Bourne was the lead in managing the project until early 2017. 
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