Tuesday, June 2, 2020

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...

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...

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...

AI Being Used to Help Diagnose Mental Health Issues; Privacy Concerns Real

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor Mental health issues are believed to be experienced by one in five US adults and some 16 percent of the global population; the rates seem to be increasing....

Clinical Data Sharing for AI: Proposed Framework Could Rouse Debate

By Deb Borfitz, Senior Science Writer A group of doctors from Stanford University has proposed a framework for sharing clinical data for artificial intelligence (AI) that could set off a firestorm of debate about who...

Healthcare Providers Beginning to Apply AI More in Patient Care

By AI Trends Staff Hospitals and doctors’ offices collect vast amounts of data on their patients, everything from blood pressure to genetic sequencing. While the data may be digitized, using it to help in patient...

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...

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...

Specialized AI Chip Market Seen Expanding Rapidly

By AI Trends Staff The fragmenting and increasingly specialized AI chip market will cause developers of AI applications to have to make platform choices for upcoming projects, choices with potentially long-term implications. AI chip specialization arguably...

Rometty Out as CEO of IBM; Foray into AI in Medicine with Watson Health...

By AI Trends Staff Ginni Rometty has announced she is stepping down as CEO of IBM in April after an eight-year run. Her legacy at IBM is tied to the growth of AI as a...




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