Flywheel Discovery Launches to Accelerate Clinical Research and Cohort Discovery

MINNEAPOLIS — (July 13, 2022) — Flywheel, the leading data management platform for biomedical research and collaboration, is adding a new solution to its product suite that will give researchers new ways to discover patient cohorts and analyze data on an enterprise scale.

Flywheel Discovery is Flywheel’s new solution for enterprise-scale cohort discovery and analysis. It interfaces directly with enterprise PACS and clinical reporting systems to index DICOM metadata and clinical reports, creating a catalog of searchable data and enabling streamlined discovery of patient cohorts and analysis of trends within the imaging enterprise. Researchers can use Discovery to create de-identified cohorts and export the data for further research.

Discovery complements the flagship Flywheel Enterprise, with which it can integrate to streamline efforts in machine learning, drug discovery, multi-center studies, and more.

“Our users around the world have come to rely on Flywheel to streamline their data management so they can focus their research time on making breakthroughs,” said Jim Olson, CEO of Flywheel. “We’re proud to expand our capabilities and enable new types of breakthroughs with Flywheel Discovery. With powerful tools for cohort discovery and data management, researchers can accelerate their work and bring healthcare innovations to the world faster.”

About Flywheel

Flywheel is the revolutionary research data management platform powering healthcare innovation by accelerating collaboration, enabling machine learning, and streamlining the massive task of data aggregation, curation and management. By leveraging cloud scalability and automating research workflows, Flywheel helps organizations scale research data and analysis, improve scientific collaboration and accelerate discoveries. Flywheel offers comprehensive solutions for life sciences, pharmaceutical, biotech, academic, and clinical research. Flywheel is headquartered in Minneapolis and has offices in the Bay Area, St. Louis, and Budapest. For more information on our mission and products, visit or follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.