Tuesday, June 2, 2020

AI Tool Detects Diabetes-Related Eye Condition Without Human Interpretation

By Paul Nicolaus Last year, IDx-DR became the first-ever so-called "autonomous AI" system cleared by the FDA to provide a screening decision without the oversight of a doctor. Since then, IDx Technologies, the company behind...

AI Employed to Model Progression, Research Drugs, Therapies to Fight Coronavirus

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor AI is being used on multiple fronts to combat the coronavirus (COVID-19), including for monitoring the spread, finding effective drugs, developing therapies and customizing clothing wearables embedded with...

Using AI to Improve the Accuracy of Real World Data for Clinical Assertions

By Allison Proffitt, Editorial Director, AI Trends The 21st Century Cures Act, passed in 2016, placed additional focus on real world data to support regulatory decision making, including new indications for approved drugs. In the...

Microsoft’s AI Roadmap Updated

Due to its nearly limitless potential, artificial intelligence is at the forefront of much of this research, and Microsoft has been making headlines with new technologies, major acquisitions, and innovative ideas. The tech giant...

White House, Hospitals, Private Companies Exploring AI to Fight Coronavirus

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor The White House has issued a “call to action” to AI researchers to help fight the coronavirus spread; hospitals are pursuing AI to help manage the outbreak, and...

AI is Being Used to Discover New Antibiotics and Genes Linked to Disease

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor New types of antibiotics are being developed using an AI machine-learning approach that scans a pool of more than 100 million molecules, including one that works against strains...

AI Community of Experts Making Contributions to Coronavirus Fight

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor Since the White House issued a “call to action” to AI researchers to help fight the coronavirus spread, researchers have stepped up in multiple ways. Here is an...

How Is AI Used In Healthcare – Here Are 5 Powerful Real-World Examples

When it comes to our health, especially in matters of life and death, the promise of artificial intelligence (AI) to improve outcomes is very intriguing. While there is still much to overcome to achieve AI-dependent health...

Artificial Intelligence Ushers in a New Era of Cost-Effective Clinical Trials 

Contributed Commentary by James Streeter, Global Vice President Life Sciences Product Strategy, Oracle Health Sciences  Clinical trials have changed significantly over the past several years. As drugs and devices—and the conditions they are trying to impact—have become increasingly...

Stanford U Study Says Hive Mind Can Yield Better Diagnoses

Every year, 50,000 Americans die from pneumonia and 1 million more are hospitalized with the disease. Chest X-rays, one of the most widely-performed imaging procedures in the US, are the best way to diagnose...




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