Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Google’s New AI Head Plans To Help Move Into Healthcare

Google's heavy investment in artificial intelligence has helped the company’s software write music and beat humans at complex board games. What unlikely feats could be next? The company’s new head of AI says he’d like to see...

Machine Learning in Medical Imaging and Analysis

By Pawel Godula, Director of Customer Analytics, deepsense.ai. Machine learning is useful in many medical disciplines that rely heavily on imaging, including radiology, oncology and radiation therapy. According to IBM estimations, images currently account for up...

Using Deep Learning to Defeat Aging is Mission of Insilico Medicine

Every once in a while, you meet an entrepreneur who is both fully present, but also has a head full of dreams. That was my experience meeting and hosting Alex Zhavoronkov, the founder and...

Montreal-Toronto AI Startups Have Wide Range of Focus

Includes Healthcare, Biomed, Text Analysis, Legal Research, Image Analysis, Drug Discovery, Education Canada has made a commitment for many years to the study of AI at universities across the county, and today robust business incubation...

Executive Interview: Michael Ringel, Boston Consulting Group on AI and Pharma

Impacts of AI in Pharma Seen as Potential to Lower Failure Rate for New Drug Testing, and a Redesigned Research Process from Start to Finish Artificial intelligence and machine learning may still be decades away...

AI is Moving into Clinical Trials, Changing the Paradigm

The carefully-regulated clinical trials industry is moving into AI and machine learning cautiously, concerned that the application of AI algorithms leads to improved results for patients and not negative outcomes. Francis Kendall, Senior Director at...

Put AI Chips in Your Brain for Better Thoughts

By AI Trends Staff Some technologists are exploring implanting chips with powerful AI in the human brain to create superhuman capabilities. "You won't need to memorize anything" anymore, said Nikolas Kaironos, CEO and founder of Fountech.ai, in...

AAIH Positions Itself As ‘Trusted Voice’ For AI Use in Healthcare

By Deborah Borfitz Close to 30 companies have joined a fledgling advocacy organization with big plans for aligning the healthcare sector around a shared vocabulary, standards of excellence and real-world potential of artificial intelligence (AI). The Alliance for Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare (AAIH) launched...

Executive Interview: Paul Bleicher, CEO, OptumLabs

OptumLabs and Healthcare Researchers Partner to Identify AI’s Greatest Impact   Paul Bleicher is CEO of OptumLabs, a collaborative research and innovation center within Optum, which is a health services and innovation company that is, itself,...

Researchers Use Simulated Data To Train CNNs To Classify Breast Tumors

By Allison Proffitt, Editorial Director Using simulated data to train highly accurate deep convolutional neural networks (CNNs) to classify breast tumors, researchers from the University of Southern California, the Indian Institute of Technology, Hunter College,...






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