Wednesday, September 30, 2020

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...

Machine Learning Takes On Sepsis

By Deborah Borfitz, Senior Science Writer An early-stage startup is endeavoring to help clinical teams deliver high-value critical care with precision, and its first target is sepsis—a life-threatening complication of infection that kills one in...

Prime Therapeutics Using AI to Analyze Prescription Data, Detect Fraud

By AI Trends Staff Prime Therapeutics, a drug cost management firm 66,000 client pharmacies and 28 million members, is working with software supplier SAS to analyze prescription ordering data in an effort to identify fraud. Owned...

AI of Sensors: Preview of the Sensors Summit, Dec. 10-12, San Diego

By AI Trends Staff Sensors have become ubiquitous. Current advances in sensor technology are revolutionizing nearly every aspect of our society. But it’s the symbiosis of sensors and AI that’s so compelling.  By blending hardware...

Sensors and Machine Learning: Glucose Monitoring with An AI Edge

Medtronic's mission is to alleviate pain, restore health, and extend life through the application of biomedical engineering, explains Elaine Gee, PhD, Senior Principal Algorithm Engineer specializing in Artificial Intelligence at Medtronic. It’s a mission...

Executive Interview: Dr. Angeli Moeller, AI Program Lead, Bayer Pharmaceuticals

Focus is on AI as a tool that guides in the detection of diseases; lighthouse projects showing results; public-private partnerships helping with access to needed data Dr. Angeli Moeller has two roles at Bayer Pharmaceuticals,...

New AI Model Predicts Clinical Translation Of Biomedical Research

By Benjamin Ross, Editor, AI Trends The US National Institutes of Health (NIH)'s Office of Portfolio Analysis (OPA) has developed a machine learning model that predicts whether a scientific advance is likely to translate to...

AI Health Outcomes Challenge To Build on CMS Value-based Programs

By Deborah Borfitz Giving Medicare beneficiaries control of their healthcare data and otherwise accelerating the adoption of value-based care are among the priorities of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), according to two...

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...

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...




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