In a Press Release released today, the i2b2 Foundation and the tranSMART Foundation announced that they have signed a Letter of Intent to merge the two foundations.  While no further details were announced, both management teams are working to complete the merger in the next few months.

Together, the combined tranSMART and i2b2 foundations will enhance the synergies between their two distinct data science platforms and will further develop an integrated, open-source platform that spans the clinical and translational research domains.

See the full Press Release HERE.