Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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...

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...

CDC Creating a ‘Ruckus’ Around Mortality Reporting

By Deborah Borfitz, Senior Science Writer, AI Trends As an entrepreneur-in-residence with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), data scientist Paula Braun says she has fully embraced her charge by the U.S. Department of...

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-Based Tools Predict COVID-19 Disease Severity

By Paul Nicolaus, Science Writer Two healthcare workers under the age of 30 fell ill in Wuhan, China, where the first COVID-19 case was reported. One survived. The other wasn’t as fortunate. But why? It’s an...

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...

EHRs with Machine Learning Deciphering Drug Effects In Pregnant Women

By Deb Borfitz, Senior Science Writer Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center are using a novel, data-driven “target trial” framework to investigate the efficacy and safety of medicines in pregnant women, who are underrepresented in...

AI, Machine Learning Playing Important Role in Fighting COVID-19

By AI Trends Staff AI and machine learning are playing an important role in fighting the pandemic brought on by COVID-19, with technological innovation and ingenuity being applied to large volumes of data to quickly...

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...




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